Course Start Date
12 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally accredited Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) is your introduction to the world of electrical systems. You will learn the essentials for entry-level work in this skills shortage area and be ready to take on an electrotechnology trade qualification.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Install wiring systems, accessories and appliances for low voltage general electrical installations
- Connect electrical circuits
- Solve issues with electrical equipment
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- An interest in problem-solving
- Attention to detail
- Strong communication skills
- The ability to follow instructions.
- A logically way of thinking
- Strong organizational skills
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- Nationally recognised qualification at Certificate II level
- Strong foundation to start an apprenticeship at Certificate III level
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with the:
- Certificate III in Electrotechnology trade qualification
- Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician
- Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control
This course is superseded.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.
Discover the skills you need, for the job you want at a TAFE NSW Information Session.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is an online course. You will need to complete approximately 4 hours of online study, each week, for your enrolment duration of 1 year.
You can increase the hours of online study per week to complete the course sooner.
As well as the online component, there is a requirement to do (equivalent of) 1 hour of face to face or other study per week. All practical assessments will be conducted at the testing centre in Sydney and are mandatory.
The student must be prepared to attend multiple sessions during the time of their enrolment. The number depends on the subjects to be done (around 8 days which can be done in one block).
You can also expect to complete approximately 6 hours of additional study each week outside of online study hours, including self directed private study, research and assignment preparation.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- wish to pursue a career in the electrical industry
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments. Mandatory practical assessments are held in Sydney.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
You may continue with an enrolment into this course if you are not eligible for subsidised training, however the full training fee will be applicable. There are conditions to enrolment if you are a Temporary Visa Holder. To discuss your visa status and eligibility to enrol please phone 131 601.
Please ensure you also read and understand the associated fee policies and conditions related to withdrawal from a course, applying for a refund of fees, applying for a deferral to your studies and if you are behind in payment of instalments.
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- the preferred Scientific calculators are a Casio FX82AU Plus or FX100AU/ Scientific approx costs - $20.00 - $40.00
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
|UEENEEE104A||Solve problems in d.c. circuits|
|UEENEEE141A||Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment|
|UEENEEE148A||Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment|
|UEENEEE179A||Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector|
|UEENEED101A||Use computer applications relevant to a workplace|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment|
|UEENEEH102A||Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components|
|UEENEEE038B||Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan|
Electrotechnology traineeships, electrotechnology apprenticeships.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Apply Now
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