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Electrical Licence - Australian Standards Skill Set

Accredited Skill Set

This skill set provides skills and knowledge in Electrical Licence - Australian Standards Skill Set.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Bracken Ridge Starts anytime Duration: up to 6 months
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane
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Course overview

To obtain an electrical work licence in Queensland you must contact the Electrical Safety Office. You will be issued a twelve-month electrical work training permit and be allowed to perform electrical work under the supervision of an appropriately licensed worker.

You must then complete the Australian context gap training with an approved RTO. On successful completion of the training you can apply for your Queensland electrical work licence.

Note: Although permits are issued for twelve months, depending on your previous experience you may be deemed competent by your approved RTO sooner.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete one unit listed below.

Ways to study
Bracken Ridge
up to 6 months
Self-Paced, Start Anytime
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $2,925

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Electrical Licence - Australian Standards Skill Set (SSUEE0020)

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Electrical Licence - Australian Standards Skill Set

Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

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Need to know

This course is approved by the Electrical Safety Office (ESO) and you should seek specific licensing requirements from the ESO.


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
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

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Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.