No two days will be the same, you'll travel to different worksites to install, service and repair high tech appliances and enjoy building ongoing trusting relationships. You can start your own appliance service business or take your studies further with transferrable skills and be dual qualified.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
This course is offered as an apprenticeship. Enquire today to check the eligibility requirements.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: - Refrigeration and Air-conditioning Mechanic, - Appliance service technician and - Electrical fitter tradesperson
A Refrigerant Handling Licence must be held by any person who carries out work in relation to refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. Visit Arctick for more information. The NSW RAC Occupational Licence meets NSW regulatory requirements for individuals undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Visit NSW Fair Trading for more information. The Restricted Electrical Occupation Licence meets NSW electrical regulatory requirements for restricted electrical work. Visit NSW Fair Trading for more information.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.
The Certificate III in Appliance Service does not have any pre-requisite courses.
Advance your skills to take your career to the next level
The Certificate III in Appliance Service does not have any post-graduate courses.
Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Certificate III in Appliance Service qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 1080 Weighting points, including 870 core and 210 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
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TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
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