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Course Details - UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) - Parafield Gardens High School

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NASSSA TitleCertificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) (FIP)
QualificationUEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)
RTOPeer (National Code 7027)
Host OrganisationParafield Gardens High School
Course Length2 Semesters (1 year)
One Year
Course DescriptionThis qualification covers competencies for the work entry program providing grounding in safety and basic skills and knowledge for work in any Electrotechnology discipline. This course is designed to help students prepare for undertaking an apprenticeship in the Electrotechnology industry. It will provide students with an opportunity to experience what the Electrotechnology industry is all about. The students will learn: Technical skills: The student will use a variety of tools and equipment to complete projects. It starts with basic equipment and correct techniques, right through to more complex and technical tasks such as reading and interpreting wiring diagrams, and then constructing the circuit from scratch. Employability skills: This is a Career-Start course, and there is unit of competency which assists students with understanding the industry, preparing Resume’s and Job applications, as well as participating in Job interviews. It is recommended to have above basic mathematics (Algebra & Transposition etc.) When the student covers electrical fundamentals, such as ohm’s law, this involves principles that are often complex and need the student to be able to apply physical laws as well as solve mathematical problems.
PathwaysThis is a pathway to any trade in the Electrotechnology stream. Some of the future qualifications are: • Electrician • Electronics • Refrigeration Mechanic • Voice and Data technician.
Entry RequirementsIt is recommended that students have successfully completed year 10 Mathematics. To meet the requirements of the VETRO application, students must demonstrate prior career planning evidence. For example, work experiences. The course is developed for entry to employment or further education
Other RequirementsBasic stationery every lesson (Pens, Pencil, Ruler, Scientific Calculator etc.) PPE – Safety footwear, Long Trousers (Navy blue cotton drill), Long Sleeved top (High Visibility)
Delivery Location(s)Parafield Gardens High School, 15 Shepherdson Road, Parafield Gardens, SA, 5107
Parafield Gardens High School - Classroom D29
Dates and Times34 weekly sessions at Parafield Gardens High School on Tuesdays from 08:40 until 15:30.
Commencement date 08/02/22.
Regular attendance in class and ability to complete work on time is essential. Students must be prepared to complete work at home if required. All courses will be finished by week 6, Term 4 (week beginning 21 November) and exclude school holiday breaks or public holidays .
Work Placement0 days
There is no compulsory work placement.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 50 SACE credits
376 Nominal Hours
Units Of Competency
CoreUEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace20 nominal hours
 UEENEEE104A Solve Problems in a D.C. circuit80 nominal hours
 UEENEEE141A Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment40 nominal hours
 UEENEEE148ACarry out routine work activites in an energy sector environment40 nominal hours
 UEENEEE179AIdentify and select components, accessories and materials for the energy sector work activities20 nominal hours
 UEENEEK142A Apply environmentally & sustainable procedures in the energy sector20 nominal hours
ElectiveUEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components40 nominal hours
 UEENEEH102A Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components40 nominal hours
 UEENEEE038BParticipate in development and follow a personal competency development plan20 nominal hours
 UEENEEE137ADocument and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work20 nominal hours
 UEENEED101A Use computer applications relevant to a workplace20 nominal hours
 CPCCWHS1001Prepare to work safely in the construction Industry6 nominal hours
 HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation10 nominal hours
 UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel0 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
Training Cost$220.00 including GST
$220 is the 'gap' fee. This course is a Flexible Industry Pathway subsidised by the Department for Innovation and Skills
Other Costs$100.00 including GST
Students must provide their own long trousers (Navy blue cotton drill) and steel cap boots (approx. cost $100).

HiVis shirts will be provided by PEER and safety glass will be supplied by Parafield Gardens High School.
Cost NotesDepartment for Education Non-NASSSA students enrolling will incur a $50.00 additional Administration fee (Full year course – pro rata for semester/term courses). Non-Department for Education students enrolling will incur a $250.00 administration fee. (Full year course – pro rata for semester/term courses) Enrolments for both these groups of students MUST be done through the WebVET Administrator.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   14
Selection ProcessPre screening assessment or interviews will be conducted: • On Friday 22 October •At Parafield Gardens High School •By Parafield Gardens High School. VETRO assessment will be conducted ; •On Thursday 28th October •At Parafield Gardens High School •By PEER.
Orientation DetailsCourse orientation and induction occurs during the first training session by the trainer with host school VET Leader support. All home schools are required to conduct WorkPRO (or similar) prior to students commencing a course
Public TransportBus: 224F to stop 37, Salisbury Highway. Train: 5 minute walk from Parafield Gardens stop
Contact PersonMr Andrew Sbroiavacca, Phone 8348 1200, Mobile 0418 893 238, Email
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