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  • Burnie

Attendance options

  • Part-time

Study type

  • On-Site

Tuition fees

Please note: The course overview is intended as a guide only. Not all courses are available at all locations or through all study types and attendance options. Please check Locations, Dates and Times below or enquire for further information.

Spark the beginning of a long and rewarding career in Electrotechnology with this entry-level qualification.

Whether you are seeking a pre-apprenticeship pathway or are a school leaver who wants to pursue a career in the Electrotechnology industry, or if you are currently working in the industry and are looking to gain a qualification or update your skills, this career start entry-level Electrotechnology course has something for everyone!

In this course you will learn the basic skills and safety requirements needed to begin your career in Electrotechnology, and assist your chances of gaining an Apprenticeship in one of the Electrical, Refrigeration, Electronics and/or Telecommunications trades.

You’ll have the opportunity to gain lots of hand-on experience by learning how to handle electrical components, solve problems in D.C. circuits, and how to identify and select components, accessories and materials for Energy sector work activities. You may also have the opportunity to undertake a work placement in industry.

Throughout the course, you will also learn how to use routine equipment, plant and technologies, apply environmental and sustainable procedures and carry out diverse work activities in an Energy Sector environment, as well as gain the skills and knowledge you need to apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices to ensure a safe workplace.

Successful completion of this qualification will enable you to seek employment in a wide range of Electrotechnology trades, and provide you with a pathway to further study at Certificate III, IV or Diploma-level. You will also receive a Statement of Attainment for the units successfully completed.

Note– some of the units in this course contribute towards Certificate III-level qualifications, such as UEE30811 – Certificate III in Electrotechnology.

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Career opportunities

  • Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Refrigeration Apprenticeship
  • Service Technician
  • Telecommunications Technician

Career opportunities

  • Electrical Apprenticeship
  • Refrigeration Apprenticeship
  • Service Technician
  • Telecommunications Technician

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