The Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) is the standard pre-apprenticeship pathway to beginning a career as an Electrician.
You'll learn foundational skills in safety and first aid, as well as technical skills in electrotechnology components, accessories, and equipment.
This course can be delivered on campus, as part of the VETDSS program, or as a pre-apprenticeship.
Training package entry requirements
There are no training package entry requirements for this qualification.
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into the course applicants must:
This course prepares you to work in the Electrotechnology industry as an Apprentice Electrician. Working in this industry may involve working outdoors or on on-site installations and servicing. Hours of work may vary depending on the employers' requirements.
Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.
You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.