Upskilling - The Centre For U


The ETU understands how hard it is when you are out of a job and unsure about your family’s future. The Centre For U has partnered with Registered Training Organisations to provide you with quality skills training, free for all unemployed members.

This means that you can get trained and back to work without having to dip into your safety net. Discounted rates will apply to all other members, 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.

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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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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First Aid, CPR and LVR

This course will teach you the practical skills to perform first aid in the workplace, rescue, and resuscitate a person suffering electrical shock.

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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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Temporary Wiring

The Construction Wiring Course provides you with the underpinning skills, knowledge and competency for the installation and maintenance of construction wiring on building and demolition sites in line with current ANZS 3012 Construction and Demolition and Service and Installation Requirements (SIR), ANZS 3017 Testing and Guidelines, OH&S Act and ANZS3000 wiring rules.

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Temporary 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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Hazardous Wiring

This five-day, hands-on course will give you the skills to properly select, install, maintain, inspect, and test explosion-protected equipment and control 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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Hazardous Wiring – Refresher

Provides an overview of the units of competency completed in the Hazardous Area Wiring Initial course in addition to assessments to confirm continued competency.

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Solar Grid Connect

This course is designed to up-skill electricians for the design and installation of grid connected solar PV systems.

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