Course Title: Plan electrical projects
Part B: Course Detail
Teaching Period: Term2 2009
Course Code: EEET6805C
Course Title: Plan electrical projects
School: 130T Engineering (TAFE)
Campus: City Campus
Program: C6085 - Advanced Diploma of Electrical - Technology
Course Contact : Marko Dumovic
Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4342
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Nominal Hours: 60
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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites
This unit covers development and documentation of electrical project proposals, milestones and completions. The unit encompasses, establishing budgets, critical path analysis, development of workflow strategies, documenting, presenting and negotiating budgets and timelines.
National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria
National Element Code & Title:
UEENEEG070B Plan electrical projects
1. Prepare to plan project
1.1 OHS risk control measures and procedures for carrying out the work are followed.
Details of Learning Activities
Classroom tutorial activities to consolidate the theory of concepts planning low voltage electrical installations covering following topics:
Electrical metering equipment and arrangements
Electrical installations, safety principles and requirements
Electrical installations – protection methods and devices
Electrical installations, circuit arrangements and cable selection
Project based activities on general electrical installations plan will be undertaken throughout the unit.
Week Number and Topic Delivered Assessment Task
1 Electrical metering equipment and arrangements
2 Electrical installations, safety principles and requirements
3 Earthing arrangements
4 Wring rules requirements
5 Circuit breakers, fuses Project
6 Protection discrimination Project
8 Fault loop impedance Project
9 Overvoltage and undervoltage protection Project
10 Ingress Protection
11 Maximum Demand Project
12 Cable selection Project
13 Circuit arrangements Project
14 Electrical schedule Project
15 Underground wiring, Aerial wiring, Catenary support Project
16 Plan electrical installations with a LV demand up to 400A per phase Project
17 Plan electrical installations Project
18 Document electrical installation plan. Project
Keith Pethbridge & Ian Neeson "Australian Electrical Wiring Practice - Volumes 1&2" McGraw Hill
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Australian Standard AS3000 - Wiring Rules
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Overview of Assessment
This course will be assessed through a range of exercises, assignments and project.
Assessment task : Project 100%
- Project to produce a plan and electrical schedule of electrical installations with a LV demand up to 400A per phase of the metering, erathing , protection and power requirements for the installation accordance with the relevant Australian Standards, most notably AS/NZ1102, AS/NZ 3000 and AS/NZ 3008.
Particular emphasis in general installation planning process will be on:
A. Arranging electrical installations to comply with control, metering, safety and other regulatory and functional requirements.
B. Specifying appropriate type and size of cables.
C. Specifying protection methods and devices that meet co-ordination requirements for overload and shortcircuit protection.
D. Specifying switchgear and control gear that meet fault level, current, voltage and IP ratings and functional requirements.
E. Selecting appropriate earthing system components.
F. Documenting installation plan, specifications of equipment, equipment locations, cable routes and schedules and supporting calculations.
G. Arranging electrical installations to comply with control, metering, safety and other regulatory and functional requirements
|Competency National Code||Competency Title||Assignment||Project/ |
|UEENEED025B||Plan electrical installations with a LV demand up to 400A per phase||X|
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