Certificate III in

Electrotechnology Electrician

Apprenticeship Pathway

4 Years


Delivery Mode: Workplace


Certificate III in Electrotechnology

This course will enable you to qualify as a Licensed Electrical tradesperson working across a variety of disciplines in the Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing or Mining sectors.

Employment outcomes


  • Licenced Electrician


The hands of an electrician installing a power socket

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Core Units

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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

UEECD0016 Document and apply measures to control WHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

UEECD0019 Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEECD0020 Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEECD0044 Solve problems in multiple path circuits

UEECD0046 Solve problems in single path circuits

UEECD0051 Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEECO0023 Participate in electrical work and competency development activities

UEEEL0003 Arrange circuits, control and protection for electrical installations

UEEEL0005 Develop and connect electrical control circuits

UEEEL0008 Evaluate and modify low voltage heating equipment and controls

UEEEL0009 Evaluate and modify low voltage lighting circuits, equipment and controls

UEEEL0010 Evaluate and modify low voltage socket outlets circuits

UEEEL0012 Install low voltage wiring, appliances, switchgear and associated accessories

UEEEL0014 Isolate, test and troubleshoot low voltage electrical circuits

UEEEL0018 Select wiring systems and select cables for low voltage electrical installations

UEEEL0019 Solve problems in direct current (d.c.) machines

UEEEL0020 Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

UEEEL0021 Solve problems in magnetic and electromagnetic devices

UEEEL0023 Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

UEEEL0024 Test and connect alternating current (a.c.) rotating machines

UEEEL0025 Test and connect transformers

UEEEL0039 Design, install and verify compliance and functionality of general electrical installations

UEEEL0047 Identify, shut down and restart systems with alternate supplies

UEERE0001 Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

UETTDRF06 Perform rescue from a live LV panel


Elective Units:

UEEDV0008 Install, modify and verify coaxial and structured communication copper cabling

UEEDV0005 Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services


Other Information

Potential career pathways:


Entry requirements:

  • You must be signed up as an electrical apprentice with an employer
  • We require that you undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment to help us identify in advance any learning support assistance


A student co-contribution fee may be required in accordance with the QLD Government User Choice policy