Are you passionate about working with electricity and eager to embark on a dynamic career in the electrical industry? Look no further than our Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician course at Building Institute.
The Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician is a comprehensive program designed to equip aspiring electricians with the essential skills and knowledge required for success in the ever-evolving field of electrotechnology. This qualification teaches individuals how to work with electrical systems in buildings. It covers skills like installing, testing and fixing electrical equipment. After completing it, individuals can apply for an 'Unrestricted Electrician's license' from the Electrical Regulatory Authority Council (ERAC) or its successor. A license is required for working on electrical installations with voltages higher than 50 V AC or 120 V DC.
Completing Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician opens the door to many exciting career opportunities in Australia. You can explore various sectors and industries as a qualified electrician, contributing your skills to a dynamic and ever-evolving field. Here are some career paths to consider:
- Licensed Electrician
- Electrical Contractor
- Maintenance Electrician
- Construction Electrician
- Renewable Energy Technician
- Automation and Control Technician
- Electrical Project Manager
- Telecommunications Technician
- Electrical Safety Inspector
- Training and Education (Vocational Instructor)
- Technical Sales Representative
There is no prerequisite program before enrolling in this Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician qualification although to be eligible participants must be :
A minimum age of 16 is required for students.
Applicants need to be involved in an Electrical Apprenticeship at Building Institute NSW.
Must be registered as an Apprentice with a chosen employer and have a Delta number designating Building Institute NSW as the selected training provider.
Recommended completion of at least Year 11 or equivalent.
English and Math Requirements: Minimum Year 10 proficiency in both subjects is necessary.
Before enrollment, a literacy and numeracy assessment, along with a pre-training interview, is mandatory.
These assessments aid in determining course suitability, verifying the training plan, and identifying any learning support needs.
Completing Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician is a prerequisite for obtaining Energy Safe Victoria's Electrician's Licence.
The certificate provides essential skills and knowledge for success in the electrical industry
Units of Competency
Below is a list of all units the Building Institute can offer for this Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician qualification. The selection of elective units you will be enrolled in depends on the campus you attend, and the qualification packaging rules described on https://training.gov.au
Not all elective units listed below must necessarily be completed to achieve your qualification.
-Certificate IV in Electrical - Instrumentation
-Certificate IV in Instrumentation and Control
-Certificate IV in Electrical - Systems Electrician
You'll handle wiring for commercial, residential, and industrial setups as a licensed electrician. Maintenance of electrical equipment across industries will be your responsibility.
Delivered over 9 Months* (Depends on experience) with blended mode.