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UEE30611

Certificate III in Electrical Machine Repair

Upgrade your skills to include armature winding with this entry-level course, and gain the qualification necessary to conduct electrical motor rewinding.

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Course overview

Upgrade your skills to include armature winding with this entry-level course, and gain the qualification necessary to conduct electrical motor rewinding. As an electrical motor rewinder you will work with state of the art machinery to keep production lines and industry moving. Strong growth is being experienced in electrical industries, and as a key component in supporting the machinery that keeps these industries running, this qualification provides realistic job opportunities.

This course skills you to overhaul, repair and rewind electric motors, transformers and service associated control gears. As well as learning about the fundamentals of electricity, you will also gain an understanding of the legal requirements to safely perform repairs to electric motors and equipment. With over $20 million invested in our training facilities for electrical, refrigeration, instrumentation and telecommunications, and teachers who remain embedded in industry, we deliver the quality training that our students deserve and expect from the largest provider of training for electrotechnology in Queensland.

Successful completion of this course will give you the skills necessary to seek employment as an electrical motor rewinder.

What can I do?

  • Switchgear Tradesperson
  • Electrical Machine Repair
  • Electrical Motor Rewinder
  • Electrical Instrument Tradesperson

Course outcome:

UEE30611 Certificate III in Electrical Machine Repair

What you will study

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core units listed below, plus a combination of elective units with a total value of 180 points. Please note, elective units have various points values. Elective units will be selected in consultation with your employer and included on your training plan.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEC018B
    Participate in electrical machine repair work and competency development activities
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEC018B
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the application of industry/enterprise policies in actively participating in work activities and in one's own competency development. It complies with established industry/enterprise procedures regarding how work is conducted, understanding responsibilities and obligations under competency development plan, following activities for developing competency, self-monitoring competency development and meeting trainee obligations for periodic reporting of competency development activities.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Participate in electrical machine repair work and competency development activities

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEE102A
    Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEE102A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers basic fitting and fabrication techniques as they apply in the various utilities industry work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand, fixed and portable power tools; cutting, shaping joining and fixing using metallic and non-metallic materials; dismantling and assembling equipment; basic mechanical measurement and marking-out and reading drawings/diagrams.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEE104A
    Solve problems in d.c. circuits
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEE104A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers determining correct operation of single source d.c. series, parallel and series-parallel circuits and providing solutions as they apply to various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in single and multiple path circuits.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Solve problems in d.c. circuits

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEE105A
    Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEE105A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers fixing, securing and mounting techniques as apply in the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand and portable power tools, safe lifting techniques, safe use of ladders and elevated platforms and the selection and safe application of fixing devices and supporting accessories/equipment.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEE107A
    Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEE107A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the use of drawings, diagrams, cable schedules, standards, codes and specifications as they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the rudiments for communicating with schematic, wiring and mechanical diagrams and equipment and cable/connection schedules, manuals, site and architectural drawings and plans showing the location of services, apparatus, plant and machinery and understanding the use and format of compliance standards and job specifications.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEE137A
    Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEE137A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers identifying occupational health and safety hazard and risks and documenting control measures. It encompasses identifying workplace hazards, assigning levels of risk, developing control measures to eliminate and/or mitigate risks, reviewing risk control measures and maintaining documentation of hazards, risk control measures and their application in accordance with compliance procedures.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG006A
    Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG006A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers ascertaining correct operation of single and three phase machines and solving machine problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, machine connections circuit arrangements, issues related to machine operation, characteristics and protection and solutions to machine problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG106A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG101A
    Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG101A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers determining correct operation of electromagnetic devices and related circuits and providing solutions as they apply to electrical installations and equipment. It encompasses working safely, power circuit problems solving processes, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE104A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG102A
    Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG102A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers ascertaining correct operation of single and three phase a.c. circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, multiphase circuit arrangements, issues related to protection, power factor and MEN systems and solutions to circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEG101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG106A
    Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG106A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the termination of cables and cords and their conductors at accessories and current-using devices designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to standards, understanding wiring system and cable types and applications, selecting appropriate termination accessories, preparing and terminating cables and cords, terminating cables/cord conductors and ensuring completed termination complies with requirements.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG111A
    Carry out basic repairs to electrical components and equipment
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG111A
    Unit description :

    This unit deals with the repair and/or replacement of mechanical and electrical components of electrical apparatus. It encompasses safe working practices, following written and oral instruction and procedures, basic testing and techniques for dismantling and assembling apparatus and disconnecting and reconnecting components.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Carry out basic repairs to electrical components and equipment

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG150A
    Wind electrical coils
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG150A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers setting up coil former and winding machines and winding coils for static and rotating electrical machines. It encompasses working safely, using hand and powered tools, measuring, applying basic knowledge of electrical circuits, following technical instructions and set procedures and recording work activities.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Wind electrical coils

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG151A
    Place and connect electrical coils
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG151A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers insulating, placing and connecting electrical coils, in an small armatures/stators, transformers and solenoid equipped devices. The unit encompasses working safely, using hand and powered tools, measuring, applying basic knowledge of electrical circuits, connecting conductors following technical instructions and set procedures and recording work activities.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Place and connect electrical coils

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG153A
    Rewind three phase low voltage induction machines
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG153A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers preparing, placing and connecting coils and insulating three phase stators and rotors. It encompasses working safely, using hand and powered tools, measuring, applying knowledge of electrical circuits and stator windings, using testing devices, applying technical and quality standards and keeping winding records.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Rewind three phase low voltage induction machines

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG157A
    Conduct electrical tests on LV electrical machines
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG157A
    Unit description :
    This unit covers electrical safety and functional testing of electrical machines designed to operate at low voltage. The unit encompasses working safely, setting up and conducting continuity, insulation and short circuit and inspection and testing of iron circuit, interpreting and documenting test results and any resulting corrective actions. Other alternatives of prerequisite units may apply. Please see alternatives here: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/UEENEEG157A

    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG106A , UEENEEG150A , UEENEEG151A , UEENEEG153A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct electrical tests on LV electrical machines

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG164A
    Repair and maintain mechanical components of electrical machines
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG164A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the repair and maintain of mechanical components of electrical machines including basic machining. The unit encompasses working safely and to standards, following written instructions and drawing, selecting and setting up machine tools, basic machining, measuring and documenting work activities.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEG111A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Repair and maintain mechanical components of electrical machines

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEK142A
    Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEK142A
    Unit description :

    This competency standard unit requires the worker to undertake methods of work practice that minimises energy and material usage and to seek energy reduction strategies in the energy sector workplace. The unit seeks to minimise negative impacts on the environment.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEP015A
    Disconnect - reconnect motors connected to low voltage installation wiring
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEP015A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers disconnecting and reconnecting motors connected to low voltage installation wiring. This may be incidental to or a primary and regular function of work related to a principle work function. It encompasses working safely, identifying supply arrangements, following isolation procedures, selecting and using testing and measuring devices, terminating and connecting cables and conductors, safely testing and reporting.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Disconnect - reconnect motors connected to low voltage installation wiring

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Certificate III in Electrical Machine Repair

COURSE CODE: UEE30611
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Need to know

Replacement qualification
This qualification has been replaced by UEE30620 - Certificate III in Electrical Machine Repair, as of 4 October 2020. A transition period applies to enable current students to complete their study. The transition period finishes on 31 January 2023. If required, enrolments will be transitioned into the replacement qualification.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

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University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

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