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SSUEE0008

Qualified Technical Person (QTP) Electrical Contractor Licence Skill Set

Accredited Short Course

Do you need your Electrical Contractors Licence? Or have you held your licence for more than three years?

If you are planning on contracting in Queensland, or if you need to renew or licence, this course is an Electrical Safety Office (ESO) requirement.

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Ashmore Start date: 21 Feb 2023 Duration: 7 weeks
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Gold Coast Darling Downs and South West Wide Bay Burnett Far North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
CSQ funded
$100 - $570
Full Fee
$575 - $1,715

Course overview

Upon successful completion of this course, you may apply to the Electrical Safety Office (ESO) to become a Qualified Technical Person (QTP) for the Electrical Contractors Licence.

By 1 January 2019, QTP nominees will need you to have held their licence for at least two years.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Funding

TAFE Queensland is a proud recipient of Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funding and is a registered provider in the CSQ Short Course program - this unit is subsidised under this program. It is important to note only eligible participants may receive funding for eligible courses. Learn more about eligibility criteria.

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete the three units listed below.

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEEEL0030
    Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEEEL0030
    Unit description :
    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to conduct compliance inspection of single phase low voltage (LV) electrical installation.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEECD0007 , UEECD0016 , UEECD0019 , UEECD0020 , UEECD0043 , UEECD0051 , UEEEL0003 , UEEEL0005 , UEEEL0008 , UEEEL0009 , UEEEL0010 , UEEEL0012 , UEEEL0014 , UEEEL0018 , UEEEL0019 , UEEEL0020 , UEEEL0021 , UEEEL0023 , UEEEL0024 , UEEEL0025 , UEEEL0039
  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEEEL0002
    Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEEEL0002
    Unit description :
    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of an electrical installation.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEECD0007
  • UNIT NAME
  • Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEEEL0029
    Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase
    UNIT CODE :
    UEEEL0029
    Unit description :
    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to conduct compliance inspection of low voltage (LV) electrical installation with demand exceeding 100 ampere (A) per phase.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEECD0007 , UEECD0016 , UEECD0019 , UEECD0020 , UEECD0043 , UEECD0051 , UEEEL0003 , UEEEL0005 , UEEEL0008 , UEEEL0009 , UEEEL0010 , UEEEL0012 , UEEEL0014 , UEEEL0018 , UEEEL0019 , UEEEL0020 , UEEEL0021 , UEEEL0023 , UEEEL0024 , UEEEL0025 , UEEEL0030 , UEEEL0039
  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Ipswich
17 Apr 2023
up to 3 months
Self directed learning, plus one day of practical training
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,715
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Ashmore
21 Feb 2023
7 weeks
Part time 2 nights per week
Tuesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $550
  • Full fee: $1,715
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
17 Apr 2023
up to 3 months
Self directed learning, plus one day of practical training
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,715
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
17 Apr 2023
up to 3 months
Self directed learning, plus one day of practical training
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,715
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
UEEEL0002
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $100
  • Full fee: $575
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
UEEEL0030
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $225
  • Full fee: $575
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
UEEEL0029
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $225
  • Full fee: $575
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
Self-paced study, with optional tutorials
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $550
  • Full fee: $1,715

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Qualified Technical Person (QTP) Electrical Contractor Licence Skill Set (SSUEE0008)

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Qualified Technical Person (QTP) Electrical Contractor Licence Skill Set

COURSE CODE: SSUEE0008
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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Selection criteria

To satisfy the requirements of the Electrical Safety Office (ESO), Qualified Technical Person (QTP) must hold a current Queensland Electrical Mechanic work licence for at least 12 months.

Interstate licence holders will need to apply for a Queensland licence, but will have time recognised for when they obtained their original licence.

Resources required

It's highly recommended for you to have a current email address and access to a computer, the internet and the following:- 

Australian Standards (AS):

  • AS3000 Wiring Rules current edition
  • AS3008 Electrical Installations -Selection of cables current edition
  • AS3760 In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment current edition
  • AS3017 Electrical installation - Testing and inspection guidelines current edition
  • AS4741 Testing of connections to low voltage electricity networks current edition

Legislation:

  • The Electrical Safety Act 2002
  • The Electrical Safety Regulation 2013

Resource:

Electrical Safety Code of Practice 2013 - Managing Electrical risk in the workplace (this can be downloaded from the online library).

Need to know

You will complete one unit at a time by self-paced/ mixed mode learning. Each unit must be completed within 6 months of the date of enrolment.

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
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

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.