Course Title: Use test instruments in the electrotechnology industry

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2225 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Pre-vocational)

Course Title: Use test instruments in the electrotechnology industry

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Important Information:


Course Contact: Chris Hudson

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 3028

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to identify, safely connect and use analog and digital test instruments to test a range of extra low voltage (ELV) components and circuits.

No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

VU22671 Use test instruments in the electrotechnology industry


1 Prepare test instrument to perform basic electrical test

2 Conduct electrical testing task

3 Complete electrical testing task

Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements. 

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written, oral, practical tasks and activities.

You will be asked to personally demonstrate to your teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals.




Practical task


Knowledge Task