Certificate III Electrotechnology electrician

Certificate III Electrotechnology electrician

Duration - 4 years
Study - TAFE


  • Selecting, cutting and connecting wire and cable to terminals and connectors
  • positioning and installing electrical switchboards
  • testing continuity of circuit
  • installing, testing and adjusting electric and mechanical parts of lifts
  • examining blueprints, wiring diagrams and specifications to determine sequences and methods of operation

Future prospects

  • Certificate IV in Electrotechnology – systems electrician

Also known as

  • Sparky
  • Electrician
  • Lift mechanic

If you like

  • Various work sites
  • Confined spaces or working with heights
  • Fault finding
  • Practical hands-on work

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We look after

  • Wages
  • Allowances
  • Annual leave & annual leave Loading
  • TAFE/RTO fees
  • Mentoring & support


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