Course Title: Develop and connect electrical control circuits

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5310 Diploma of Electrical Engineering

Course Title: Develop and connect electrical control circuits

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers developing, connecting and functionally testing electrical power and control circuits that perform specific control functions. It encompasses working safely; developing schematic/ladder diagrams and converting them to wiring diagrams; selecting and connecting contactors and control devices to perform a specific function.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits


1. Develop and prepare to connect electrical control circuits.

2. Connect and test electrical control circuits

3. Completion and document circuit development activities

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