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Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

UEE30807
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Scope

This qualification provides competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in building and premises. It includes ERAC requirements for an 'Electrician's licence'.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

79.4%

Satisfied with the training
96.1%

Received job-related
benefits from training
Electrician (General) ( ANZSCO code 341111)
Expected job openings
Expected job openings are: high Low Below average Average Above average High
High
165,500 persons were employed as Electricians in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000.
Average weekly full time earnings
Average weekly full time earnings are: above average Low Below average Average Above average High
Above average
Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Electricians in 2014 are: $1,400. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Electricians visit Job Outlook

Completion requirements

The requirements for awarding this qualification are that the following are successfully achieved:

  • All of the Core competency standard units;
  • The required number of Stream Core competency standard units;
  • The required number of Elective competency standard units as prescribed in the respective Schedule; and
  • All the required pre-requisite competency standard units have been met as required.
  • Core Competency Standard Units

    All Core competency standard units to be achieved

    UEENEEC020B

    Participate in electrical work and competency development activities

    UEENEEE001B

    Apply OHS practices in the workplace

    UEENEEE002B

    Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

    UEENEEE003B

    Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

    UEENEEE004B

    Solve problems in multiple path d.c. circuits

    UEENEEE005B

    Fix and secure equipment

    UEENEEE007B

    Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals

    UEENEEE008B

    Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage circuits

    UEENEEE033B

    Document occupational hazards and risks in electrical work

    UEENEEG001B

    Solve problems in electromagnetic circuits

    UEENEEG002B

    Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage circuits

    UEENEEG003B

    Install wiring and accessories for low voltage circuits

    UEENEEG004B

    Install low voltage electrical apparatus and associated equipment

    UEENEEG005B

    Verify compliance and functionality of general electrical installations

    UEENEEG007B

    Select and arrange equipment for general electrical installations

    UEENEEG008B

    Find and repair faults in electrical apparatus and circuits

    UEENEEG009B

    Develop and connect control circuits

    Stream Core Competency Standard Units

    At least 2 of the following competency standard units to be achieved

    UEENEEC001B

    Maintain documentation

    UEENEEC002B

    Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs

    UEENEEC003B

    Provide quotations for installation or service jobs

    UEENEEC010B

    Deliver a service to customers

    UEENEED001B

    Use basic computer applications relevant to a workplace

    UEENEEE009B

    Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes

    UEENEEE020B

    Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

    UEENEEK042A

    Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

    Elective Competency Standard Units

    In accordance with Schedule 3, which forms an integral part of this qualification, achieve a Unit Strand Total of at least 6 as specified.

    Note: 1. Pre-requisite pathways shall be identified and met for all elective units selected.

    2. In selecting elective units considerations to career planning advice should be given to units that form part of a pre-requisite pathway for the progression to achieve particular competencies or qualification at a higher level.

    END OF QUALIFICATION

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Electrician (Hazardous Areas)
    Lift Electrician
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Electrical Engineering
    Electricity Distribution
    Electricity Industry
    Electronics and Computer Systems
    Electrotechnology
    Engineering
    Entertainment Systems and Servicing
    Systems Electrics
    Utilities Services



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    Student outcomes for Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

    73.7%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    88 %

    Electrotechnology and Telecommunications Trades Workers

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    92.5%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $73,000

    $47,600

    $42,900


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 91.1 86.9 85.2
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    87.1
    82.3
    -
     
    83.1
    71.9
    10.9
     
    77.3
    46.1
    30.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    12.2
    10.6*
     
    2.4
    6.1
    11
     
    5
    9.8
    13.8
    Satisfied with the training (%) 79.4 84.7 86.1
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 96.1 67.3 70.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 98.3 85.4 90.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 99.2 82.4 83.6
    Recommend the training to other (%) 96.1 88.6 90.5

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
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    All Certificate III courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 73,000 47 600 42 900
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
     
    92.5
     
    43.3
     
    27.4
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
    Manufacturing
     
    81.1
    6.6*
     
    25.7
    16.7
     
    21
    17.1

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) - 90.8 89.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 49 000 46 100
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 19.2 27
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.1 85.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 86.1 86.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate III courses
    Employed after training (%) 73.7 52.2 50.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 42 400 40 000
    Enrolled in further study ($) 25.2 19.4 31.7
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 85.6 86.1
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 68.7 76.9

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Construction
    81.1
    Construction
    Manufacturing
    6.6*
    Manufacturing