Course Title: Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3190 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Course Title: Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This unit covers connecting and disconnecting equipment. This unit applies to all voltage levels up to1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c.+-

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

1. MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing

2. MEM10002B Terminate and connect electrical wiring

3. MEM12002B Perform electrical/electronic measurement

4. MEM18001C  Use hand tools

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM18049C Disconnect/reconnect fixed wired equipment up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c.


1. Disconnect equipment

2. Connect equipment

3. Perform emergency first aid

National Element Code & Title:

MEM18030B Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systems

Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.