This qualification provides competencies to select components, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain refrigeration systems and equipment that apply to food storage and preservation, air conditioning and air distribution equipment in buildings and premises. It includes regulatory requirements for purchasing and handling refrigerants.
The Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Legislation Amendment Bill 2003 apply to this qualification. Prior to planning the delivery of any training and/or assessment activities all legislative and regulatory requirements shall be identified and included.
Upon successful completion of this qualification you can undertake further study.
Further information on this qualification can be found by contacting our Student Support Team or visiting www.training.gov.au
There are no pre-requisite units for this qualification.
For additional information regarding the specific units listed please visit www.training.gov.au (Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician).
The requirements for granting this qualification will be met when competency is demonstrated and achieved for:
|Core Competency Standard Units
All Core competency standard units to be achieved
|UEENEEC025B||Participate in refrigeration and air conditioning work and competency development activities||60|
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace||20|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components||40|
|UEENEEE103A||Solve problems in ELV single path circuits||40|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment||20|
|UEENEEE107A||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications||40|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work||20|
|UEENEEJ102A||Prepare and connect refrigerant tubing and fittings||30|
|UEENEEJ103A||Establish the basic operating conditions of vapour compression systems||60|
|UEENEEJ104A||Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems||20|
|UEENEEJ106A||Install refrigerant pipe work, flow controls and accessories||60|
|UEENEEJ107A||Install air conditioning and refrigeration systems, major components and associated equipment||80|
|UEENEEJ108A||Recover, pressure test, evacuate, charge and leak test refrigerants||60|
|UEENEEJ109A||Verify functionality and compliance of refrigeration and air conditioning installations||20|
|UEENEEJ110A||Select refrigerant piping, accessories and associated controls||50|
|UEENEEJ111A||Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration systems and components||40|
|UEENEEJ113A||Commission air conditioning and refrigeration systems||40|
|UEENEEJ153A||Find and rectify faults in motors and associated controls in refrigeration and air conditioning systems||50|
|UEENEEJ170A||Diagnose and rectify faults in air conditioning and refrigeration control systems||70|
|UEENEEJ194A||Solve problems in low voltage refrigeration circuits||40|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector||20|
|UEENEEP012A||Disconnect / reconnect composite appliances connected to low voltage installation wiring||60|
|UEENEEP017A||Locate and rectify faults in low voltage composite appliances using set procedures||20|
|UEENEEP024A||Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply||20|
|UEENEEP025A||Attach cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to 1000 Va.c. or 1500 Vd.c. supply||20|
|Total points in core||1000|
|Elective Competency Standard Units
Complete Elective units to achieve a total of weighting of 60 points from the following groups:
|Group||Minimum points||Maximum points|
|A||Imported and Common Elective Units
Imported units from other training packages and/or state accredited courses can be added to this group, but they must be selected from qualifications where the unit is first packaged at AQF level 3. If units have not being assigned a weighting by the relevant EE-Oz Industry Technical Advisory Committee, their weighting will be 10 points.
|B||Qualification Elective Units You may select all your elective units from this Group||30||60|
|Group A – Imported and Common Elective Units
You may complete units to a maximum weighting of 30
|UEENEEC002B||Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs||20|
|UEENEEC003B||Provide quotations for installation or service jobs||20|
|UEENEEC010B||Deliver a service to customers||20|
|UEENEED101A||Use computer applications relevant to a workplace||20|
|UEENEEE009B||Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes||20|
|UEENEEE020B||Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus||20|
|CPCCOHS1001A||Work safely in the construction industry||10|
|CPCPCM2043A||Carry out WHS requirements||40|
|CPCPMS3035A||Install and test ducting systems||10|
|HLTAID001||Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation||10|
|HLTAID003||Provide first aid||10|
|Imported units from other training packages and/or state accredited courses can be added to this group, but they must be selected from qualifications where the unit is first packaged at AQF level 3. If units have not being assigned a weighting by the relevant EE-Oz Industry Technical Advisory Committee, their weighting will be 10 points.
Note: For further information see Application of the NQC Flexibility Formula, UEE11 Electrotechnology Training Package, Version 1, Volume 1 Qualification Framework
|Up to 30 points|
|Group B – Qualification Elective Units
Complete units to a minimum weighting of 30
You may select all your elective units from this Group
|UEENEEI150A||Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers||60|
|UEENEEJ114A||Resolve problems in hydronic systems||40|
|UEENEEJ115A||Resolve problems in beverage dispensers||40|
|UEENEEJ116A||Resolve problems in transport refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ117A||Resolve problems in ultra-low temperature refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ118A||Resolve problems in post mix refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ119A||Resolve problems in ice making systems||20|
|UEENEEJ120A||Resolve problems in industrial refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ166A||Resolve problems in dairy refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ167A||Resolve problems in central plant air conditioning systems||40|
|UEENEEJ168A||Maintain microbial control of refrigeration and air conditioning systems||20|
|UEENEEJ171A||Resolve problems in refrigerated beverage vending cabinets||20|
|UEENEEJ174A||Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for hydrocarbon refrigerants||10|
|UEENEEJ175A||Service and repair self contained hydrocarbon air conditioning and refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ176A||Install and commission hydrocarbon refrigeration systems, components and associated equipment||20|
|UEENEEJ178A||Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for ammonia refrigerant||10|
|UEENEEJ179A||Repair and service ammonia refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ180A||Install and commission ammonia refrigeration systems, components and associated equipment||20|
|UEENEEJ182A||Repair and service secondary refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ184A||Apply safety awareness and legal requirements for carbon dioxide refrigerant||10|
|UEENEEJ185A||Repair and service carbon dioxide refrigeration systems||20|
|UEENEEJ186A||Install and commission carbon dioxide refrigeration systems, components and associated equipment||20|
|UEENEEJ188A||Repair and service self contained carbon dioxide refrigeration and heat pump systems||20|
|UEENEEJ196A||Operate Ammonia Refrigeration Plant||40|
No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of endorsement.
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Credit Transfer can be granted for one or more units which make up the units in a qualification or accredited course with Train n Trade.
If you believe you are entitled to Credit Transfer, please discuss this with your Trainer/Assessor who will assist you.
Candidates often commence courses and modules with existing knowledge, skills, and experience that are relevant to their field of study. These attributes may have been gained in educational or practical settings (paid or voluntary) both in Australia or overseas. Recognising a candidates’ prior learning involves giving them credit towards a vocational qualification for the formal and informal learning experiences they have previously completed. For example, if you have previously worked in an office, you may have gained some skills that can be used as credit toward a business administration qualification. Likewise, if you have spent time helping out at a tuition centre for underpriviledged children, you may have some experience that is relevance to a teaching certification.
Essentially, RPL may mean that you do not have to complete all the modules, maybe none of them, in a given course of study to attain the full qualification.
Anyone who has previous knowledge, experience, or skills that are relevant to the course of study that they want to complete can apply for RPL, regardless of whether your training or experience was in Australia or abroad. To be successful, you need to be able to provide evidence of the skills and knowledge you have gained.
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You need to have valid industry experience in order to qualify for this RPL program. When you first touch base, we will help you identify your skills and advise on whether this qualification is right for you. As a rule of thumb if you have more than 2 years experience in your field, then you are likely to be eligible.
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