Course Details - Electrotechnology (Seaton High School)

Course TitleElectrotechnology
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationSeaton High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionThis program is a great option for students interested in careers in electrical, electronics, air-conditioning, refrigeration, data cabling, renewable resources and allied fields. It includes practical work, theory and industry site experience through workplace learning. Satisfactory completion of this course will position students to gain apprenticeships on offer through ATEC and individual employers.
PathwaysThis course can lead to career pathways as apprentices in the following areas: Electrical, Electronic, Air-conditioning, Refrigeration, Plumbing, Data Cabling, Renewable Resources and allied fields, with organisations such as ATEC, SA Power Networks and other individual employers.
PrerequisitesAny experience working with tools and Technology Studies would be helpful - but not essential. Strong Maths and English at a minimum year 10 level.
Special RequirementsClosed-in shoes (safety boots) when in the workplace. Students to provide their own safety boots.
Delivery Location(s)Seaton High School, Glenburnie Street, Seaton, SA, 5023
Glenburnie Street, Seaton
Dates and Times35 weekly sessions at Seaton High School on Wednesdays from 08:50 until 16:30
Commencement date 06/02/19
Work Placement10 days
Students are required to organise placement.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 1, 50 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate II Electrotechnology (Career Start) (National code UEE22011)
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
CompulsoryUEENEED101AUse computer applications relevant to a workplace   (20 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE179AIdentify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities   (20 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE148ACarry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment   (40 nominal hours)
 UEENEEK142AApply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector   (20 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipment   (20 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE104ASolve problems in d.c. cirucuits   (80 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE141AUse of routine equipment plant technologies in an energy sector environment   (60 nominal hours)
 UEENEEP024AAttach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 volt supply   (20 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE107AUse drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications   (40 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE101AApply occupational health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace   (20 nominal hours)
 UEENEEE102AFabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components   (40 nominal hours)
Student Cost$250.00
This consists of $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee payable to your Home School and $150 for text book.
Home School CostTo be advised
Cost NotesSome costings will be subject to change.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   17
Selection ProcessApplication and interview.
Public TransportStudents can travel to Seaton High School by bus along Frederick Road (Bus Route B10) or Tapleys Hill Road (Bus Route 118). Students can also travel by train to Albert Park Station (on the Grange Line).
Contact PersonMr Michael Huggett, Phone 84452944, Email
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