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Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

  • Certificate

Embrace your passion for the electrical trade with a Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician at Melbourne Polytechnic. Set for an average 10% increase in job opportunities in the next five years, the electrician trade is booming.

Key details

Degree Type
Certificate
Duration
4 years part-time
Course Code
UEE30811
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Feb, Apr, Jul, Oct

About this course

Ignite the spark in your knowledge

Embrace your passion for the electrical trade with a Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician at Melbourne Polytechnic. Set for an average 10% increase in job opportunities in the next five years, the electrician trade is booming. You'll learn advanced industry techniques and first hand trade experience in our state-of-the-art work space, equipped with world class technology.

Industry ready techniques and state of the art experience

You'll learn invaluable expertise from an array of experienced trade professionals in our realistic working environment. Melbourne Polytechnic is equipped with the latest technology and well-versed in current industry practices. You'll have access to top-of-the-line Labvolt equipment giving you invaluable practical experience in motor control. Our qualified teachers will guide you throughout your apprenticeship while you learn the basics of circuitry, electrical networks, and electrical repairs. Melbourne Polytechnic's industry connections will prepare you for real-world experience, allowing you first-hand practical knowledge of maintenance and repairs.

A wealth of opportunities

Exceptional electricians have skills that are in high demand, with a variety of employment options. As a qualified electrician, your skills might take you to work as an electrical contractor, refrigeration technician or renewable specialist. You might even end up owning and operating your own business.

Entry requirements

You must be apprenticed to an employer and must also have a current electrical apprenticeship agreement registered with the Australian Apprenticeship Centre.

Study locations

Heidelberg

Career pathways

Exceptional electricians have skills that are in high demand, with a variety of employment options. As a qualified electrician, your skills might take you to work as an electrical contractor, refrigeration technician or renewable specialist.

  • Refridgerator Technician
  • Renewable Energy Technician
  • Electrical Contractor

Credit for prior study or work

You can seek Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where your work experience or qualifications of an advanced and related nature have been undertaken. RPL is individually assessed based on evidence submitted by the student to the teaching department. Applications for RPL will be assessed by relevant Melbourne Polytechnic trainers, academics and where appropriate, industry experts.