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UEE30811 - Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

Overview

At a glance

This qualification is for indentured apprentices who are currently employed as Apprentice Electricians. 

Throughout this course, you will learn skills to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in building and premises. You will also learn the skills and knowledge required to interpret electrical drawings, circuit development, transformers, lighting, three-phase induction motors, single-phase motors, circuit protection, and installation requirements.

On successful completion of this qualification, you will meet the ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’.  

Training for this course will be delivered through a combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies which are consistent with a formal apprenticeship.

Application Mode On-campus
Courses/Units
Availability Rockhampton City
Duration
Intake Dates
Full course cost$15,000.00
Unit cost$625.00

Please refer to the 2017 VET Certificate Level and 2017 VET Diploma and Student Loans Price Lists for a breakdown of the Non Concessional, Concessional and Student Fees.

Subsidy is only available for Apprentices

Hours of Study

Career Opportunities

Trade Qualified Electrician. 

Entry Requirements

This course is for apprenticeship training only.Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Is what I already know taken into account?

Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested.

Structure and assessment

Units

Standard Course Structure

Study Sequence

To view more information about these units, as well as the suggested study plan, please visit the handbook.

Availabilities

Apprenticeship Training

This course is for apprentices only.

This course has been designed to be delivered over four (4) years with face to face delivery each year along with on the job training as determined by the individual training plan. Apprentices will be required to complete face to face training with theory and practical assessment confirmed with Third Party Evidence completed in the workplace.

Fees and scholarships

Fees

Full course cost: $15,000.00

Unit cost: $625.00

Please refer to the 2017 VET Certificate Level and 2017 VET Diploma and Student Loans Price Lists for a breakdown of the Non Concessional, Concessional and Student Fees.

Subsidy is only available for Apprentices

The Queensland Government determines the schedule set by CQUniversity. Additional fees may be charged for printed materials, protective clothing and tools etc. A full copy of all regulations associated with VET fees can be accessed from the Queensland Government Legislation website.

All fees must be paid to finalise enrolment or a payment arrangement entered into. You will be liable for all payments, even if you discontinue enrolment, subject to the Refund Policy. Debt recovery action will be taken to recover outstanding fees. Please select from the following:

  • VET Student Loans
    VET Student Loans will commence from 1 January 2017 and is an interest free Australian Government income contingency loan that assists eligible full fee paying students to pay their Tuition Fees.
  • VET Government funded programs
    The cost of these programs is based on a student contribution fee. A concession may be available in some situations. Additional resource/material costs will vary from program to program.
  • VET fee-for-service programs (full fee paying)
    These are competitively priced full-fee paying programs which do not attract concessions.

Price lists

Scholarships

Please refer to the scholarship pages for more information.

How to Apply

How do I secure an apprenticeship or traineeship?

Traineeships and apprenticeships need to be secured with an employer before you can start your study. Your employer will then work with CQUniversity to pull together the training program that is right for you. If you would like to become an apprentice or trainee, visit the Australian Government Australian Apprenticeships website and follow the steps to become an apprentice.

For further information

If you have any questions about the course, please call us on 13 27 86.

You can also register your interest to stay up-to-date with course developments, application timelines and events happening in your area.

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