TAFE NSW

Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) - UEE22011

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It covers competencies for work entry, providing grounding in safety and basic skills and knowledge for work in any electrotechnology discipline.

Structure

  • 6 core
  • plus electives

Subjects

  • Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment
  • Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • Assemble electronic components
  • Repair basic computer equipment faults by replacement of modules/sub-assemblies
  • Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment
  • Perform CPR
  • Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems
  • Carry out preparatory energy sector work activities
  • Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
  • Maintain documentation
  • Provide solutions and report on routine electrotechnology problems
  • Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Produce routine tools/devices for carrying out energy sector work activities
  • 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
  • Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities
  • Select electronic components for assembly
  • Produce products for carrying out energy sector work activities
  • Fix and secure electrotechnology 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
Albury Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Belmont Campus No
  • Part-time : 27 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 27 weeks
Glendale Campus No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Grafton Campus No
  • Part-time : 15 weeks
Granville College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Hornsby Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Meadowbank Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Mudgee College No
  • Part-time : 1 year
Newcastle Campus No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Northern Beaches Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Orange College, March Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 9 weeks
OTEN (Open Training Education Network) No
  • Flexible Delivery : 1 year
Port Macquarie Campus No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Tamworth Campus No
  • Part-time : 11 weeks
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No
  • Part-time : 16 weeks
Wollongbar Campus No
  • Full-time : 15 weeks
Wyong Campus No
  • Full-time : 12 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: Belmont Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Scientific calculator (Casio fx-82AU PLUS or similar), pens, pencils, rule, eraser, highlighters. Student workbook for each unit of study. Recommended text reference: Electrical Principles for the Electrical Trades (McGraw-Hill). The cost of workbooks and textbooks is available from the teaching section.WH&S Requirements:- Workplace Health & Safety legislation requires all staff, students and visitors on campus to wear adequate footwear (closed toe with a sturdy upper), is the minimum footwear requirement.BARE FEET OR THONGS ARE NOT PERMITTED ON TAFE NSW CAMPUSES.

Campuses: Glendale Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- General stationary Stationery (available from most Newsagents)- A4 ring binder and ruled A4 paper, Pens – black, blue, red and green (ball point or felt tip)- 300mm plastic rule (with millimetre increments), Pencil – 0.5mm HB clutch type, Pencil eraser- Highlighting pen, Scientific calculator: Casio FX-100AU PLUS (preferred)- Trigonometric functions (sin, cos, tan), Reciprocal key (1/x), Engineering key (ENG) - Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) sturdy shoes with “closed toe and sturdy upper”, cotton clothing, (dressed as per workplace).Student Workbooks:Student Workbooks must be purchased prior to commencing study in each unit of competence. Purchase can be made at your first class attendance. Approximate cost will be $60:00 per semesterAt some campuses your will be able to purchase through a Campus Bookshop. At others you will purchase through the teaching section.If purchased through a teaching section, payment must be made by Credit-card, Debit-card or Cheque (i.e. NO CASH).WHS Requirements:Workplace Health & Safety legislation requires all staff, students and visitors on campus to wear adequate footwear. Minimum footwear requirement in the Electrical Section is:- Closed toe with a sturdy upper sole- Further Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) including clothing items may be specified for certain units of study by the teaching section- BARE FEET OR THONGS ARE NOT PERMITTED ON TAFE CAMPUSES

Campuses: Hornsby Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Students will be required to supply their own PPE to participate in certain units within the course. In addition students may need to supply their own PPE and White Card for their work placement. It is recommended that students obtain their White Card prior to the commencement of the course.

Campuses: Meadowbank Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

Campuses: Newcastle Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:PPE Clothing (Safety Glasses, boots with closed toes and sturdy upper)

Campuses: Northern Beaches Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

Campuses: OTEN (Open Training Education Network).

For further information on fees and charges please see https://www.tafensw.edu.au/get-started-at-tafe-nsw/fees-informationPlease ensure you also read and understand the associated fee policies and conditions related to withdrawal from a course, applying for a refund of fees, applying for a deferral to your studies and if you are behind in payment of instalments.**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- the preferred Scientific calculators are a Casio FX82AU Plus or FX100AU/ Scientific – approx costs - $20.00 - $40.00

Campuses: Port Macquarie Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources:Student workbooks, approximately $120.00 per year.

Campuses: Wagga Wagga Campus.

"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:Steel capped work boots, cotton drill clothing and safety glasses. - Stationery such as:Pens, pencils, rule, calculator and writing pads.

Campuses: Wyong Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- General stationary Stationery (available from most Newsagents)- A4 ring binder and ruled A4 paper, Pens - black, blue, red and green (ball point or felt tip)- 300mm plastic rule (with millimetre increments), Pencil - 0.5mm HB clutch type and pencil eraser- Highlighting pen, Scientific calculator: Casio FX-100AU PLUS (preferred)- Trigonometric functions (sin, cos, tan), Reciprocal key (1/x), Engineering key (ENG) - Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), sturdy shoes with “closed toe and sturdy upper”, cotton clothing, (dressed as per workplace).- Further PPE including clothing items may be specified for certain units of study by the teaching section.Student Workbooks:Approximate cost will be $80.00 per semester.Student Workbooks must be purchased prior to commencing study in each unit of competence. Purchase can be made at your first class attendance.At some TAFE NSW Campuses you will be able to purchase through a Campus Bookshop, and at others you will purchase through the teaching section.If purchased through a teaching section, payment must be made by Credit-card, Debit-card or Cheque (i.e. NO CASH).WHS Requirements:Workplace Health & Safety legislation requires all staff, students and visitors on campus to wear adequate footwear (closed toe with a sturdy upper), is the minimum footwear requirement.BARE FEET OR THONGS ARE NOT PERMITTED ON TAFE NSW CAMPUSES.

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