UEE22011 - Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)

The Certificate II in Electrotechnology is a pre-vocational program aimed at preparing students for an electrotechnology apprenticeship.  You will gain practical experience in a hands-on training environment and learn about:

  • electrical theory and wiring
  • occupational health and safety
  • solving problems in electrical circuits
  • identifying and selecting components.

Training is delivered part-time Monday to Thursday (8am to 4.30pm) over 12 weeks. ATEC also provides students with complimentary White Card training to facilitate work experience and/or job opportunities (CPCCWHS1001 - Prepare to work safely in the construction industry).

Skills Covered
All the competencies below must be achieved including the elective competencies to achieve a total weighting of 140 points.
Core Units

UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE104A - Solve problems in d.c. circuits

UEENEEE141A - Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment

UEENEEE148A - Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment

UEENEEE179A - Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities

UEENEEK142A - Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector


UEENEED101A - Use computer applications relevant to a workplace

UEENEEE102A - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE105A - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEENEEE107A - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEENEEP024A - Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply

Course Admission Requirements / pre-requisites

Applicants will be required to attend an interview and undertake pre-assessment to ensure suitability for the course which may include drug and alcohol testing. You must be at least 16 years of age and have a command of the English language to enable fluent communication (written and oral). You must wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (see PPE below).

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) to be supplied by participant

  • Safety boots (steel cap)
  • Safety glasses (non-tinted)
  • Long pants
  • Long-sleeved shirt (for WHS reasons please do not wear excessively loose clothing)

Students who successfully complete all the requirements of this course will be issued with a Record of Results and a Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) (UEE22011).
Students who do not complete all the units of competency within this course will receive a Statement of Attainment for those units of competency that have been successfully achieved.

Delivery Location
Ottoway Trade Training Centre
275 Grand Junction Road

Pre-enrolment Information
Important information for prospective students in regards to ATEC Policies is available at http://www.atec.asn.au/pre-enrolment-information.html

How to Apply
Applications and enquiries can be made:

  • by clicking the 'Enquire Now' button below; or
  • by email to bookings@atec.asn.au; or
  • by calling ATEC on 1300 112 832.

WorkReady Subsidised Training

This course is subsidised through WorkReady by the Government of South Australia for eligible students. Eligibility criteria available at http://www.skills.sa.gov.au/training-learning/check-your-eligibility

Course Fees for Students Ineligible for WorkReady Subsidies

The full course fee is $4,125.  A deposit of 20% ($825) is required at enrolment.  Direct Debit arrangements are available.

Other Costs

All participants are required to supply their own PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) see list above.

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Course Dates

Please select your course date.

Start DateLocationCost
Tue 12 Mar 2019 at 8:00AM 41 classes 11 units OTTOWAY POA $0.00 Enrol