Electrotechnology

NONM0894A Testing and Verification for Electricians

This is a commercial, non-accredited, practical course.   There are 8 CPD points available for eligible candidates.
Limited funding is available to eligible candidates on application to TBCITB.

The course has a minimum of theoretical content and will increase the Testing and Verification capacity of candidates by practical demonstrations and hands on practical exercises.

The aim is to refresh the skills and knowledge of Electricians in the following trade areas:

  • Gain familiarity with Section 8 of AS/NZS3000
  • Understand the mandatory tests required for an electrical installation
  • Practice Testing and Verification on simulated installations using real equipment and the candidate’s own tools and test instruments
  • Tips and pointers on how to efficiently and safely Test and Verify
  • Produce a comprehensive record of Testing and Verification to enable the completion of relevant sections of the CEC and to comply with Tasmanian Electrical Regulatory Requirements
  • Discuss the common causes for Defective Electrical Work Notice (DEWN previously known as an NDI) and how effective Testing and Verification can help
  • Tips and pointers for a Network Analyser instrument
  • Assessment is by practical completion of Testing and Verification records and identification of a number of faults on the TasTAFE Test Boards

Career Opportunities

The training product is for:

  • Electrical practitioners who want to refresh their Testing and Verification skills
  • Electrical contracting businesses who wish to provide relevant and technical training products for their electrical employees

Dates and Times

2018:  The courses will be offered over 2 evenings – Wednesday & Thursday – 4.30pm to 8.30pm at:

SOUTH
Campbell Street Campus, 75 Campbell Street, Hobart

  • 22 & 23 November 2017

2018

  • 21 and 22 February 2018
  • 18 and 19 April 2018
  • 20 and 21 June 2018
  • 22 and 23 August 2018
  • 17 and 18 October 2018
  • 12 and 13 December 2018

NORTH
Alanvale Campus, Alanvale Road, Newnham

  • 22 & 23 November 2017

2018

  • 21 and 22 February 2018
  • 18 and 19 April 2018
  • 20 and 21 June 2018
  • 22 and 23 August 2018
  • 17 and 18 October 2018
  • 12 and 13 December 2018

NORTHWEST
Burnie Campus, D Block, Mooreville Road, Burnie

  • 22 & 23 November 2017

2018

  • 21 and 22 February 2018
  • 18 and 19 April 2018
  • 20 and 21 June 2018
  • 22 and 23 August 2018
  • 17 and 18 October 2018
  • 12 and 13 December 2018

Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest.  Workshops are limited to 8 participants.

Resources and Equipment

Candidates should bring the following to the course:

  • Minimum PPE including safety footwear and eye protection
  • Hand tools including pliers, screwdrivers etc. Cordless electric tools are not required
  • Insulation tester
  • Multimeter
  • Network Analyser instrument, if available
  • Current edition of AS/NZS3000 including Amendments
  • Notebook and pen/pencil
  • Calculator- phone app is fine
  • Copy of a Testing and Verification sheet or guideline as used at the candidate’s workplace

NOTE:   Candidates can call us for details or clarification of the above

Fees and Payments

2017 Fees:
$3,400 for a group of up to 8
OR
$431 for each participant

Pre-Requisites

Candidates must hold a current Tasmanian Electrical Practitioners Licence- otherwise known as an ‘A Grade’ Licence

Outcome

A Statement of Attendance for candidates who complete the course.

 

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