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UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)

Course Overview


The UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) course is for individuals who are interested in working in the electrical industry, and have little or no prior electrical industry experience. 

In this course, you will learn the skills needed to safely undertake basic electrotechnology work and solve problems in extra-low voltage single-path and multiple-path DC circuits. You will learn about environmentally sustainable work practices and the selection and use of materials, tools and components for electrical work. 

Graduates of this course will receive an internationally recognised Australian Qualification – UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) - issued through TAFE Queensland (RTO 0275). This award may help to prepare a graduate to further study pathways that may lead to employment in the electrical and refrigeration industry. This course does not provide graduates with a licence to work as an electrician in Australia. 



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Course Delivery

Location: Fiji

Duration: Course duration is 15 weeks full time. Students will attend classes for a minimum of 5 days per week. Additional out-of-hours study time will be required.

Delivery Mode: Face to face. Training will be delivered in English and incorporates language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) support. 

Course Fees: The course fee is FJD2,800. The fee includes personal protective equipment, stationery and uniform. Course fees are subject to change without prior notification. View current fees.


Entry Requirements

  • Be 18 years of age or older to apply.
  • Citizen of a Pacific Island Forum country.
  • Complete the Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment and provide evidence of Fiji Junior Certificate Examination passes in English, Maths and Basic Science.

Applicants may apply for recognition of prior learning.

* Courses offered, course dates and fees may vary depending  upon student and industry demand.


Course Content

The UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) will cover the following units of competency:


Unit CodeUnit Title
UEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
Solve problems in d.c. circuits
Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment
Carry out routine tools/devices for carrying out energy sector work activities
Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
UEENEEE179AIdentify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities
Work safely in the construction industry
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
Deliver a service to customers
UEENEEE020BProvide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

Bold Font indicates core units; Standard font indicates electives – 6 core plus 6 electives units.

* Please note; elective units of competency includes the unit Provide First Aid as an additional unit.

APTC is an Australian Government initiative in partnership with the Pacific and Timor-Leste.

APTC is implemented by TAFE Queensland (RTO 0275)

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