Certificate III in Electrical Machine Repair - UEE30611

Bendigo TAFE

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 01218G

This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It is aimed at those who work in the electrical machine service industry. Students will learn how to overhaul and repair and rewind electric motors, transformers and service associated control gear.


  • 28 units: 17 core
  • 2 stream
  • 9 elective


  • Provide quotations for installation or service jobs
  • Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • Disconnect - reconnect motors connected to low voltage installation wiring
  • Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply
  • Rewind single phase machines
  • Rewind LV direct current machines
  • Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • Perform CPR
  • Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • Place and connect electrical coils
  • Rewind three phase low voltage induction machines
  • Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • Use engineering applications software on personal computers
  • Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • Wind electrical coils
  • Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Conduct electrical tests on LV electrical machines
  • Apply first aid
  • Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
  • Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • Overhaul and repair major switchgear and controlgear
  • Locate and rectify faults in low voltage motors using set procedures
  • Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
  • Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply
  • Participate in electrical machine repair work and competency development activities
  • Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • Service small electrical appliances and power tools
  • Repair and maintain mechanical components of electrical machines
  • Conduct mechanical tests on electrical machines and components
  • Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • Carry out basic repairs to electrical components and equipment
  • Work safely in the construction industry
  • Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

Study pathways

Not applicable.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Charleston Road Domestic: $21,986
  • Full-time : 4 years

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