Certificate II in


(Career Start)

Next Start Date: 17th June 2024

Pre-Apprenticeship Pathway

5 weeks

Delivery Mode:


Certificate II in Electrotechnology
(Career Start)

The Certificate II in Electrotechnology is your gateway into the electrical trade.  Known as a pre-apprenticeship, this course will give you hands-on project experience to help you develop the wide-range of skills required for many electrical trade jobs.  This course is the perfect grounding for a career in the electrical trade

Employment outcomes

  • Apprentice Electrician
  • Apprentice Refrigeration Mechanic


Core Units

CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEECD0009 Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment*

UEECD0021 Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities*

UEECD0038 Provide solutions and report on routine electrotechnology problems

UEECD0046 Solve problems in single path circuits*

UEECD0052 Use routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment*

UEERE0021 Provide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in residential premises


Elective Units

UEEAS0004 Select electronic components for assembly*

UEEAS0001 Assemble electronic components*

UEECD0019 Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEECD0020 Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment*

UEERL0001 Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply*


Other Information

Potential career pathways: 

Employment as an electrical apprentice in a range of electrotechnology disciplines. 

Entry requirements:

  • We require that you undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment to help us identify in advance any learning support assistance.


Funded through the QLD Government’s Certificate 3 Guarantee program, a student co-contribution fee is required:

$780 non-concession

$400 concession

(Eligibility applies – click here)