Get skills to apply for a restricted Electrical licence
Statement of Attainment of accredited unit/s
Qualified tradespeople may apply for a restricted Electrical Licence, which requires skill sets including: composite equipment, instrumentation/process control, plumbing and gas, electric motors, electronics and refrigeration, and air-conditioning. The number of competencies required depends on your existing electrical work training permit. restricted Electrical Work Licences do not authorise the holder to carry out installation work. You will receive a Statement of Attainment, but not the full Certificate III in Appliance Service qualification.
Units will vary depending on individual student requirements.
|UNIT CODE||UNIT NAME|
||Disconnect - reconnect explosion-protected appliances and control devices connected to low voltage installation wiring|
||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage control devices using set procedures|
||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage water heaters using set procedures|
||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage appliances using set procedures|
||Disconnect/reconnect water heaters connected to low voltage installation wiring|
||Disconnect/reconnect appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring|
||Disconnect/reconnect control devices connected to low voltage installation wiring|
||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage motors using set procedures|
||Disconnect - reconnect motors connected to low voltage installation wiring|
||Conduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies|
||Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000V a.c. or 1500V d.c. supply|
||Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230V supply|
||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures|
||Disconnect/reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring|
||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
Please note prerequisites / corequisites exist for this unit. For more information contact the Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447. For a full description of this course visit the Training Website.
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Students must have successfully completed UEENEEP012A before participating in UEENEEP017A.
Restricted Electrical License tradespersons or technicians must meet one of the following:
Applicants must have a suitable qualified supervisor within the workplace.
Applicants must be able to produce an Electrical Work Training Permit from the Electrical Safety Office
For information on demonstrating a requirement for this licence please click
Once students successfully complete their training with us, they must complete the application process with ESO to receive their Restricted Electrical Licence.
Please Note: A restricted electrical work licence does not authorise the holder of the licence to carry out installation work.
Prerequisites apply to certain units:
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