Construction Wiring Refresher - The Centre For U

Construction Wiring Refresher

Refresh your knowledge in performing wiring on construction and demolition sites

Construction Wiring – Refresher Course

If your accreditation is nearing expiry (3 years), 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.

The ETU played a pivotal role in developing the Construction Wiring Course (Refresher), which is endorsed by WorkSafe and Energy Safe Victoria.

This training is free to unemployed and employed ETU members*

* Conditions apply, please see here.

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If there are no dates available you can call us on 1800 270 875 or send us an enquiry.

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Duration: 2 days. 7.30am start time.


Location: The Centre for U – Level 3, 200 Arden Street, North Melbourne Victoria


Course Description

The Construction Wiring and Mandatory Testing Course provides electricians with the underpinning skills, knowledge and competency for the installation and maintenance of construction wiring and carry out the required mandatory tests on building and demolition sites in line with current;

  • AS/NZS 3000:2018 Electrical installations (Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
  • AS/NZS 3012:2019, Electrical installations – Construction and demolition sites, and other relevant standards.
  • AS/NZS 3017:2007 Electrical installations – Verification guidelines
  • AS/NZS 4836:2011 Safe working on or near low-voltage electrical installations and equipment
  • Service & Installation Rules 2014
  • Electricity Safety (General) Regulations 2019
  • Occupational Health and Safety Regulations 2017 (OHS Regulations 2017)

Course Topics:

  • LEGAL FRAMEWORK
  • HAZARD IDENTIFICATION, RISK ASSESSMENT AND RISK CONTROL
  • LEGAL AUTHORITY AND DEFINITIONS
  • MULTIPLE EARTHED NEUTRAL (MEN) SYSTEM
  • CONSTRUCTION WIRING
  • CONSTRUCTION SITE SWITCHBOARDS
  • PROTECTION OF FINAL SUB-CIRCUITS
  • EARTH LEAKAGE PROTECTION
  • LIGHTING
  • LIFT SHAFTS
  • SITE SHEDS
  • FLEXIBLE EXTENSION CORDS
  • PERIODIC INSPECTION OF ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT
  • GENERATORS
  • ALTERATIONS TO ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS

This course is a combination of knowledge and applied learning delivery. The training is delivered through the following approaches:

  • Educator led face-to-face delivery.
  • Class demonstrations by the educator.
  • Mandatory testing tasks through BesTech testing boards programmed with various multiple faults that students need to test, identify, and then link to AS/NZS.

Training Provider


Further Resources

Download our Student Handbook

Assessment

Training is both skills and knowledge based. No formal assessment is undertaken, however satisfactory completion of all tasks is required to receive a certificate.


Course Outcomes

On successful completion of the course, you will be issued with a Certificate of Completion.

Course Fees

Unemployed ETU Member: FREE

Employed ETU Member: $540

Non-Member: $675


Eligibility for Free Training

  • Members must be financial (includes suspended up to six (6) months)
  • Must be an ETU member for more than three (3) months.

For more information read our Eligibility for free services Policy

 

You must hold a current Electrician’s Licence.

It is recommended that this refresher course is undertaken every three years.