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4 years part time
February, April, July, October
Spark your electrical skills with a Certificate III in Electrical Fitting UEE33011 at Melbourne Polytechnic. With a specialised environment equipped with advanced machinery, this course will prepare you to join a community of innovators across Australia with over 20,000 job opportunities. You’ll learn everything you need to know in order to manufacture, assemble, and operate electrical equipment, while also gaining extensive knowledge in the testing, altering and repairing of a range of equipment including appliances, accessories and conduits, giving you hands on knowledge to deploy in the field.
You’ll be ingrained with incredible expertise from a vast array of experienced trade professionals in our realistic working environment. Melbourne Polytechnic is equipped with the latest technology and industry practices, with access to state of the art Labvolt equipment, for real-world experience before you even graduate. Our qualified teachers will guide you throughout your apprenticeship while you learn the foundation of conduits that generate, use, conveys or controls electricity. Melbourne Polytechnic’s partnership with Energise Oz grants our courses a unique credibility, earning respect across industry for quality training.
Exceptional electrical fitters have skills that are in high demand, with a variety of employment options. As a qualified electrical fitter graduate, your skills might take you to work as an electrical fitter in the field or as a qualified technician within plants.
Day release from workplace 1 day per week across Monday to Friday. Duration up to 4 years.
You will be assessed through assignments, examinations, and practical tasks.
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact us for the latest student contact hours information.
|UEENEEA110A||ASSMBLE, MOUT AND CONNECT CONTROL GEAR AND SWITCHGEAR||Elective||120|
|UEENEEA112A||FABRICATE AND ASSEMBLE BUS BARS||Elective||60|
|UEENEEC020B||PARTICIPATE IN ELECTRICAL WORK AND COMPETENCY DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES||Core||20|
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace||Core||20|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components||Core||40|
|UEENEEE104A||SOLVE PROBLEMS IN D.C. CIRUCUITS||Core||80|
|UEENEEE105A||FIX AND SECURE ELECTROTECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT||Core||20|
|UEENEEE107A||USE DRAWINGS, DIAGRAMS, SCHEDULES, STANDARDS, CODES AND SPECIFICATIONS||Core||40|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electro technology work||Core||20|
|UEENEEG006A||SOLVE PROBLEMS IN SINGLE AND THREE PHASE LOW VOLTAGE MACHINES||Core||80|
|UEENEEG033A||SOLVE PROBLEMS IN SINGLE AND THREE PHASE LOW VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL APPARATUS AND CIRCUITS||Core||60|
|UEENEEG063A||ARRANGE CIRCUITS, CONTROL AND PROTECTION FOR GENERAL ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS||Core||40|
|UEENEEG101A||SOLVE PROBLEMS IN ELECTROMAGNETIC DEVICES AND RELATED CIRCUITS||Core||60|
|UEENEEG102A||SOLVE PROBLEMS IN LOW VOLTAGE A.C. CIRCUITS||Core||80|
|UEENEEG106A||TERMINATE CABLES, CORDS AND ACCESSORIES FOR LOW VOLTAGE CIRCUITS||Core||40|
|UEENEEG108A||TROUBLE-SHOOT AND REPAIR FAULTS IN LOW VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL APPARATUS AND CIRCUITS||Core||80|
|UEENEEG109A||DEVELOP AND CONNECT ELECTRICAL CONTROL CIRCUITS||Core||80|
|UEENEEG111A||CARRY OUT BASIC REPAIRS TO ELECTRICAL COMPONENETS AND EQUIPMENT||Elective||40|
|UEENEEG129A||OVERHAUL AND REPAIR MAJOR SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROL GEAR||Elective||60|
|UEENEEG164A||REPAIR AND MAINTAIN MECHANICAL COMPONENTS OF ELECTRICAL MACHINES||Elective||40|
|UEENEEG199A||CONDUCT COMPLIANCE AND FUNCTIONAL VERIFICATION OF ELECTRICAL APPARATUS AND EXISTING CIRCUITS||Core||40|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector||Core||20|
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|Concession||Government subsidised fee||Non-subsidised fee|
|Maximum annual amenities||$175||$250||$250|
The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
Displayed course fees are indicative only. There are many variables that impact the total amount of your full course costs including qualification for government subsidies, concessions or recognition of prior learning. Tuition fees do not include the cost of student amenities or material costs.
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Contact us to find out if you’re eligible for a Government subsidy.
Melbourne Polytechnic offers a range of payment options to help you pay your tuition fees, so you can get on with your studies.
Fees displayed are effective for new applications received on or after 1 November 2021. Tuition fees do not include textbooks, course materials or overseas student health insurance and visa fees.
After initial deposit, international students are able to pay tuition fees in installments, four times per year.
The fees for those ineligible for a government-funded enrolment.
The cost of tuition for those eligible for government funding.
Concession fees are charged at 20 per cent of the standard fees for enrolments in Certificate I to IV courses. To be eligible students must meet Skills First eligibility criteria and present a valid:
The following groups are eligible for concession fees from Certificate I to Advanced Diploma level:
The Student Services and Amenities Fee is charged at forty cents (40 cents) per student contact hour and is capped over a twelve (12) month period, effective from the enrolment date, to:
Amenities fees are used to improve non-academic services including libraries, counselling services, student support, and recreational activities.
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You will need to supply
Apprenticeships are coordinated via the Trade and Traineeship Support Unit (TSU) where you will provide details of your employer, who will register you with an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) provider.
The AASN will register your training contract with EPSILON and you will be allocated an EPSILON number. Melbourne Polytechnic will then be able to enrol you into your training program.
If you have any questions about the application procedures for an apprenticeship, please contact the TSU.
Nationally Recognised Training This course is government accredited and has national recognition.
Local student means; you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen or a permanent humanitarian visa holder.