Upskilling - The Centre For U


The ETU understands how hard it is when you are out of a job or seeking to upskill to improve your career prospects and secure your family’s future. The Centre for U delivers courses and has also partnered with Registered Training Organisations to ensure you can access high quality industry skills training. The training is free for unemployed members and either discounted or free to employed members.

This means that you can get trained and back to work or advance your career without having to dip into your safety net. So, if you are looking to learn something new, change your career direction or work in a new industry, we have you covered.

Contact us to discuss training options at our regional offices.

Want more information? Call 1800 270 875.

Construction Wiring Refresher

If your accreditation is nearing expiry, this Construction Wiring Refresher course provides an update on the required knowledge and skills for the installation and maintenance of construction wiring on building and demolition sites.

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REC Course

This course is designed to up-skill the electrical workforce and equip them with the requirements to register for a REC Contractors Licence with Energy Safe Victoria.

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HSR Initial OHS Training Course

If you are a Health and Safety Representative (HSR) in the electrical industry, this course is designed for you! It will equip you with the confidence, skills and knowledge to represent your co-workers and to help make your workplace safer.

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A-Grade Refresher

This one-day refresher course involves a combination of theory and practical application and covers licensing responsibilities, the law, regulations, standards, breach consequences and responsibilities of employing an apprentice.

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CPR & Low Voltage Rescue

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation and perform rescue from a live LV Panel.

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Solar Grid Connect

This course provides nationally accredited training for electricians in the design and installation of grid-connected PV systems.

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Working Safely in the Solar Industry

The course in Working Safely in the Solar Industry is a short course targeted at persons seeking to work in the solar industry with the installation of photovoltaic and solar water systems.

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Height Awareness

Provides participants currently working or intending to work at heights, with the knowledge and skills to safely work in any height situation.

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Train Track Awareness

The Victorian Track Safety Awareness Level 1 course provides the skills and knowledge required by all staff and contractors working in the rail corridor under supervision. This course is suitable for individuals who are new to rail.

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Electrical Spotting

This course will enable learners to clearly understand the role of the Spotter as the safety observer to warn mobile plant operators and crane drivers in the proximity of powerlines and underground assets inclusive of communications, water, sewerage and power.

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