Course Title: Terminate and connect electrical wiring

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5204 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade

Course Title: Terminate and connect electrical wiring

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers terminating, disconnecting or reconnecting electrical wiring and circuits.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Path 1
MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing
MEM12002B Perform electrical/electronic measurement
MEM18001C Use hand tools

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM10002B Terminate and connect electrical wiring


1 Prepare for electrical
wiring termination and
1.1 All work is undertaken safely and to workplace
procedures and State/Territory regulations and legislative
1.2 Materials are checked for correct specifications.
1.3 Preparation of work is undertaken or checked/inspected
for correct location and specifications.
2 Connect electrical wiring 2.1 Terminations/connections are made to specifications,
manufacturers' requirements and to safety and State/Territory
regulations and legislative requirements.
2.2 All brackets, clamps, holders etc. are adjusted and fixed
to specifications.
2.3 All cables, wires, conductors and connections etc. are
marked/tagged and labelled to specification.
2.4 All completed wiring and connections are tested for
compliance with specifications.
2.5 All reports and documentation are completed correctly
to required specifications.

Learning Outcomes

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.