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SSUEE0002

Electrical Fitter to Electrical Mechanic Endorsement (OTSR) Skill Set

This skill set is intended to meet the requirements of the Electrical Safety Office (ESO) for overseas applicants to apply for the nominated occupation of electrician (general) through the Offshore Technical Skills Record (OTSR) application process.

This skill set provides you with the skills and knowledge required to satisfy the issuance of a Queensland Electrical Work Licence.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Bracken Ridge Starts anytime Duration: up to 6 months
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Full Fee
$4,095

Course overview

To obtain an Electrical Work Licence in Queensland, Offshore Technical Skills Record (OTSR) holders must contact the Electrical Safety Office (ESO).

Applicants will be issued a 12 month electrical work training permit to allow them to perform electrical work under the supervision of an appropriately licensed worker.

You must then complete the Australian context gap training with an approved Registered Training Organisation (RTO). On successful completion of the training, you can then apply for your licence.

Please note that although permits are issued for 12 months, depending on your previous experience, you may be deemed competent by your RTO sooner.

This course is approved by the Electrical Safety Office (ESO).

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete a minimum of one unit listed below. Units will vary depending on individual student requirements.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEE101A
    Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEE101A
    Unit description :

    This unit specifies the mandatory requirements of occupational health and safety and how they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health and safety, risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG103A
    Install low voltage wiring and accessories
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG103A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the installation in building and premises of wiring enclosures, cable support systems, cables and accessories and designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, routing cables to specified locations, terminating cables and connecting wiring at accessories and completing the necessary installation documentation.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEE137A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG033A , UEENEEG063A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG106A , UEENEEG107A , UEENEEG108A , UEENEEG109A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Install low voltage wiring and accessories

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG104A
    Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG104A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the installation of appliances protection devices, switchgear, controlgear, switchboards, and accessories designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, matching appliances and accessories with that specified, making required circuit connections and completing the necessary installation documentation.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEE137A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG033A , UEENEEG063A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG103A , UEENEEG106A , UEENEEG107A , UEENEEG108A , UEENEEG109A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG105A
    Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG105A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers inspection and testing to verify whether an electrical installation is safe and complies with all requirements. It encompasses working safely, visual inspections and mandatory, optional and functional testing following verification procedures, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory reporting requirements.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEE137A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG033A , UEENEEG063A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG103A , UEENEEG104A , UEENEEG106A , UEENEEG107A , UEENEEG108A , UEENEEG109A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG107A
    Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG107A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers selecting wiring systems and cables for electrical installations operating at voltages up to 1,000V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompass knowledge and application of wiring systems and cable types, selecting wiring system compatible with the installation conditions, selecting cables that comply with required current-carrying capacity and voltage drop and earth fault-loop impedance limitations, coordination between protective devices and conductors and documenting selection decisions.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG033A , UEENEEG063A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG106A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations

  • 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
  • UEENEEG063A
    Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG063A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers the arrangement and termination of circuits, control and protection devices and systems for electrical installations operating at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompass knowledge and application of schemes for protection of persons and property, correct functioning, ensuring compatibility with the supply, arranging installation into circuits and selecting and arranging switchgear/ controlgear and protective devices to meet compliance requirements and documenting arrangement decisions.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG106A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Bracken Ridge
Anytime
up to 6 months
Self-paced. Cost dependant on number of units required, $637 per unit, UEENEE101A $170. Additional Administration fee of $540 required.
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $4,095

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Electrical Fitter to Electrical Mechanic Endorsement (OTSR) Skill Set (SSUEE0002)

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Electrical Fitter to Electrical Mechanic Endorsement (OTSR) Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSUEE0002
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Selection criteria

You must be a qualified Electrical Fitter or hold an appropriate permit.

You will need to apply to the Electrical Safety Office (ESO) for a permit to work in the trade as an Electrical Fitter or Electrical Mechanic (depending on your previous trade).

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

Resources required

Required standards:

  • AS/NZS 3000:2018
  • AS/NZS 3008.1.1:2017
  • AS/NZS 3010:2017
  • QECMM Queensland Electricity Connection and Metering Manual

These can be accessed via the online library upon enrolment.

Need to know

This course is approved by the Electrical Safety Office (ESO) and you should seek specific licensing requirements from the ESO - phone 1300 632 993.

Replacement skill set
This skill set has been superseded, as of 4 October 2020. A transition period applies to enable current students to complete their study. The transition period finishes on 3 October 2022. If required, enrolments will be transitioned into the replacement qualification.

Pathways

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.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • 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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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.