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  • UEE42611

Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas - Electrical

At a glance

At a glance

Add to your skill set with this technical qualification. This course is for people with a current unrestricted Electrical Mechanical Licence who want to expand their opportunities in the mining industry.

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Electronic Equipment Technician (Special Class/Hazardous Areas)
COURSE OUTCOME

Students with a current unrestricted Electrical Licence:  On successful completion of all the units listed below, students will under take a RPL assessment and Gap Training if required for all Core Electrical Units and maybe eligible for UEE42611 - Certificate IV in Hazardous areas - Electrical

Students who do not hold a current unrestricted Electrical Licence:  Students will not obtain the full qualification but will receive a Statement of Attainment for all successful units completed.

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Course overview

Course overview

Expand your skills and get qualified in hazardous areas. Take your career further in the mining sector with this technical qualification. Employers are looking for workers with broad-based and technical skills across many industry areas.

This course will develop your skills and knowledge in hazardous areas. It covers hazards, protection techniques, testing and inspection of explosion-protected equipment. You'll also apply your knowledge to systems for control and monitoring of plant and processes.

Completion of this post trade course will provide you with the opportunity to work in the field of hazardous areas - electrical equipment as a qualified technician (special class).

Units

Students with a current unrestricted Electrical Licence:  On successful completion of all the units listed below, students will under take and RPL assessment and Gap Training if required for all Core Electrical Units and maybe eligible for UEE42611 - Certificate IV in Hazardous areas - Electrical

Students who do not hold a current unrestricted Electrical Licence:  Students will not obtain the full qualification but will receive a Statement of Attainment for all successful units completed.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
UEENEEE038B
Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE104A
Solve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEE105A
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE117A
Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
UEENEEE124A
Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEENEEE137A
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEG006A
Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
UEENEEG033A
Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG063A
Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
UEENEEG101A
Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
UEENEEG102A
Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
UEENEEG103A
Install low voltage wiring and accessories
UEENEEG104A
Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
UEENEEG105A
Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG107A
Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG108A
Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG109A
Develop and connect electrical control circuits
UEENEEK145A
Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
UEENEEM080A
Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
North and Far North Queensland / Greater Brisbane
UEENEEM042A
Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations
UEENEEM020A
Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
UEENEEM021A
Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - dust atmospheres
UEENEEM022A
Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - pressurisation
UEENEEM024A
Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - gas atmospheres
UEENEEM025A
Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - dust atmospheres
UEENEEM026A
Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - pressurisation
UEENEEM028A
Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
UEENEEM029A
Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - dust atmospheres
UEENEEM027A
Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - coal mining
UEENEEM030A
Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - pressurisation
UEENEEM039A
Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations - gas atmospheres
UEENEEM040A
Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations - dust atmospheres
UEENEEM041A
Conduct testing of hazardous area installations - pressurisation
UEENEEM044A
Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations - gas atmospheres
UEENEEM045A
Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations - dust atmospheres
UEENEEM046A
Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations - pressurisation
UEENEEK145A
Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
UEENEEG106A
Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
UEENEEM019A
Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - coal mining
UEENEEM023A
Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - coal mining
UEENEEM038A
Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations - coal mining
UEENEEM043A
Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations - coal mining

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

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Ways to study

Ways to study

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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
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

Students must hold a current unrestricted Electrical Mechanic Licence to obtain the full qualification.  Students who do not hold a current unrestricted Electrical Mechanic Licence will exit with a Statement of Attainment.

Resources required

You are responsible for meeting the minimum occupational health and safety requirements in practical classes. This includes the use of safety glasses, protective footwear with covered uppers, steel capped toes and non-slip soles to AS2210, long leather gloves to AS2161, and hair protection. You should also wear 100% cotton drill industry-standard clothing. If you fail to meet these minimum standards of dress, you will not be permitted entry into practical classes.

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.

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.

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How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

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
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland