Certificate II in Remote Area Essential Service - UEP20218

Centre for Appropriate Technology Ltd (CfAT)

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree


  • Use maps, plans, drawings and specifications
  • Maintain and repair facilities associated with remote area essential service operations
  • Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • Maintain and repair network assets for wastewater
  • Receive and store materials and equipment for electrotechnology work
  • Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
  • Conduct water conveyance and control
  • Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits
  • Solve problems in ELV single path circuits
  • Work safely with remote area power supply systems
  • Maintain and repair remote area power generation facilities
  • Sample and test drinking water
  • Carry out preparatory energy sector work activities
  • Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • Conduct periodic maintenance of remote area power supply photo voltaic arrays
  • Maintain documentation
  • Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • Maintain catchment and surrounding areas
  • Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • Operate a waste water treatment system
  • Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • Solve problems in ELV circuits for non electrical workers
  • Sample and test wastewater
  • Conduct periodic maintenance of remote area power supply generator sets
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Prepare and restore work site
  • Conduct periodic maintenance of remote area power supply wind generators
  • Operate and control hypochlorite disinfection processes
  • Operate and control fluoride addition process
  • Operate and control water treatment processes
  • Provide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in residential premises
  • Conduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies
  • Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
  • Monitor and operate groundwater extraction
  • Conduct periodic maintenance of remote area power supply battery banks
  • 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
  • Carry out basic repairs to renewable energy apparatus
  • Monitor and operate water distribution systems
  • Control vegetation on a site
  • Monitor and operate pump stations
  • Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • Transport apparatus, equipment and materials
  • Maintain safety and tidiness of remote area power supply systems
  • Promote sustainable energy practices in the community
  • Perform routine manual metal arc welding
  • Maintain and monitor remote area essential service (RAPS) operations
  • Assemble and connect remote area power supplies
  • Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

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