Course Title: Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5310 Diploma of Electrical Engineering

Course Title: Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

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Course Contact: Program Manager

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Course Description

This unit covers the termination of cables and cords and their conductors at accessories and current-using devices designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to standards, understanding wiring system and cable types and applications, selecting appropriate termination accessories, preparing and terminating cables and cords, terminating cables/cord conductors and ensuring completed termination complies with requirements

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits


1. Prepare to terminate cables, cords and conductors

2. Terminate cables, cords and conductors

3. Test terminated cables and cords

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including practical and theory questions, observations and 3rd party reports. 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