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Certificate III in Appliance Service

National Course Code: UEE32111


The nationally accredited Certificate III in Appliance Service equips you with the skills to become an appliance service technician. Learn the practical skills to install and repair appliances like refrigerators, ovens, washing machines, clothes dryers, microwaves and vacuum cleaners.


Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:

  • Service small electrical appliances and power tools
  • Understand the fundamentals of electricity
  • Work with hand and power tools
  • Use engineering drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards and codes and specifications
  • Disconnect/reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring


Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:

  • An interest in electrotechnology, air conditioning, and refrigeration appliances
  • Complex problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Effective communication skills
  • An aptitude for completing daily routine tasks
  • The capacity to follow instructions


Completing this course provides you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
  • A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities
  • Skills and knowledge to start your own business

Career opportunities:

  • Appliance service technician
  • Electrical fitter tradesperson


Expand your opportunities with these further study options:

  • Certificate IV in Electrical Equipment and Systems
  • Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician
  • Certificate IV in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Systems
  • Diploma of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering
  • Diploma of Electrical Engineering
  • Advanced Diploma of Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering
  • Advanced Diploma of Electrical - Engineering

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Apprenticeship Allowed

This course is superseded

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