On completion, students are awarded a nationally recognised pre-apprenticeship qualification.
In this hands-on two year course studied in Year 11 and Year 12, students spend one day week preparing for employment by learning work-specific skills in a simulated work environment that meets the needs of the electrical industry.
Topics include: apply work health and safety practices in the workplace, solve problems in d.c. circuits, fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components, fix and secure electro-technology equipment, attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to single phase and apply environmentally and sustainable energy procedures in the energy sector.
Students also spend 140 hours in a workplace undertaking Structured Workplace Learning to gain on-the-job training and mentoring while developing their technical skills and becoming more employable.
Year 1 core units
Year 2 core units
This is a Training Guarantee for SACE Students (TGSS) approved course where eligibility criteria and fees apply. For further information, please refer to the Work Ready website and the home school VET Coordinator.
Certificate II in Electro-technology (Career Start) can be studied as a stand-alone Vocational Education and Training subject or as part of a School-based Apprenticeship.
To see when the next Certificate II in Electro-technology course is being offered, please check the online calendar. To book your place in the next course, please contact your home school VET Coordinator.