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SSUEE0008

Qualified Technical Person (QTP) Electrical Contractor Licence Skill Set

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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TIME Anytime NEXT START DATE 12 Jul 2022
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
$140 - $570
Full Fee
$545 - $1,635

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 and Apprentice Advance Plus programs - several units in this course are subsidised under one of these programs. 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
  • UEENEEG122A
    Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG122A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers inspection of single phase domestic installations for demand not exceeding 100 A for varying compliance with electrical safety regulations. It encompasses working safely, conducting tests and inspections, documenting non-compliance defects, taking/recommending actions resulting from non-compliance defects, applying regulatory requirements and completing inspection reports.


    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEE137A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG033A , UEENEEG063A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG106A , UEENEEG150A , UEENEEG151A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG123A
    Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG123A
    Unit description :
    This unit covers inspection of general electrical installations for verifying compliance with electrical safety regulations.

    Pre-requisite unit :
    UEENEEE101A , UEENEEE102A , UEENEEE104A , UEENEEE105A , UEENEEE107A , UEENEEE137A , UEENEEG006A , UEENEEG033A , UEENEEG063A , UEENEEG101A , UEENEEG102A , UEENEEG103A , UEENEEG104A , UEENEEG105A , UEENEEG106A , UEENEEG107A , UEENEEG108A , UEENEEG109A , UEENEEG122A
  • UNIT NAME
  • Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase

  • UNIT CODE
  • UEENEEG197A
    Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations
    UNIT CODE :
    UEENEEG197A
    Unit description :

    This unit covers current practices in working safely and verifying compliance of electrical installations that affect the currency of competencies held. It encompasses working safely, procedures for rescue from contact with live parts and for applying emergency first aid. It also encompasses current practices in visual inspections and mandatory compliance testing, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory reporting requirements.

  • UNIT NAME
  • Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Bracken Ridge
Anytime
up to 6 months plus 1 day practical
UEENEEG123A
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $190
  • Full fee: $545
Bracken Ridge
Anytime
up to 6 months plus 1 day practical
UEENEEG122A
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $140
  • Full fee: $545
Ipswich
Anytime
6 months
up to 1 week mandatory block
Monday, Tuesday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,635
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Ashmore
12 Jul 2022
7 weeks
Part time 2 nights per week
Tuesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,635
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Toowoomba
Anytime
6 months
up to 1 week mandatory block
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,635
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
Anytime
6 months
up to 1 week mandatory block
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,635
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
UEENEEG197A
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $245
  • Full fee: $545
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
UEENEEG122A
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $140
  • Full fee: $545
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
UEENEEG123A
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $190
  • Full fee: $545
Cairns
Anytime
up to 3 months
Self-paced study, with optional tutorials
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $570
  • Full fee: $1,635

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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

Read this before applying.

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.

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

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.