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Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

National Course Code: UEE30811

TAFE NSW Course Number: UEE30811-01V03

Light up your new career as a general electrician or electrical tradesperson when you study the nationally accredited Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician. Learn to install, test and repair electrical systems and be equipped with skills needed to join this growing industry.

**LEARN NEW SKILLS**

Through theory and practical course-work, you will learn:

- To install wiring systems, accessories and appliances for low voltage general electrical installations
- To connect electrical circuits
- To solve problems related to electrical equipment

**DEVELOP YOUR TALENT**

Develop the personal qualities and skills you need to get ahead in this field:

- Communication skills to connect with clients
- Customer service, collaboration and consultation skills
- Problem solving strategies
- Attention to detail

**ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS**

Completing this course will equip you with:

- A nationally recognised Certificate III qualification

**GROW YOUR CAREER**

Completing the Certificate III, with the appropriate elective units, can provide credit towards the UEE40611 Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician or the UEE40911 Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control.

**INDUSTRY DEMAND**

Common use of electricity is increasing due to the reliance on electrical equipment in the home and the workplace. This trend appears likely to continue, ensuring the ongoing demand for qualified electricians.

General electrician, electrical tradesperson.

**LICENSING REQUIREMENTS**

During training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licensing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training, such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in units in this qualification require a licence to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

This course meets the national Electrical Regulatory Authorities Council (ERAC) requirements for an unrestricted Electrician's License. The Certificate III in Electrotechnology - Electrician qualification meets PART of the requirements for issue of a Qualified Supervisors Certificate - Electrician issued by NSW Fair Trading, which permits the holder to work unsupervised on low voltage fixed wiring and equipment, and to directly supervise others undertaking this work.

**BE PREPARED**

To be prepared for this course, it is recommended that you have:

- Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) to meet a minimum Australian Core Skills Framework Level 4 for Learning, Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication.

Related Pathways

Electrotechnology

Study Options & Enrolment

Full Fee: $14,960 | Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $3,960
Course Information Courses available under Smart and Skilled may attract a government fee subsidy. You must meet the individual eligibility criteria to receive subsidised training for a course on the NSW Skills List.
Full Fee: $14,960 | Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $3,960
Course Information Courses available under Smart and Skilled may attract a government fee subsidy. You must meet the individual eligibility criteria to receive subsidised training for a course on the NSW Skills List.

TAFE NSW

ABN 89 755 348 137 | RTO Code 90003