Restricted Electrical Workers Licence – Class 2

Duration

48 hours

Mode

Face-to-face

Location

City Campus

Cost

$980

Next Intake

To be determined

Overview

This course meets the requirements of Energy Safe Victoria and is designed for maintenance and service personnel. Holders of the Restricted Licence Class 2 are licenced to perform limited work for maintenance purposes only, in the disconnection and reconnection of 415V and 240V appliances.

Prior to registerating for the course, please contact Energy Safe Victoria's Licencing Department on 1800 815 721 to confirm the unit of competency that is appropriate for your work. 

Course content

  • Electron theory Ohm's law resistance
  • Electromagnetic induction
  • Capacitance
  • Electrical safety
  • Earthing double insulation
  • Test instruments
  • Extra-low voltage EMF current resistance
  • Power energy
  • Single phase three phase
  • A.C. Licensing and legal requirements
  • Switchboards protection
  • Testing of equipment appliances.
  • Timetable

    There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us or join our mailing list to express your interest in this course.

    How to enrol

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    Prerequisites

    Please contact Energy Safe Victoria's Licencing Department on 1800 815 721 to confirm the unit of competency that is appropriate for your work.

    Materials supplied

    All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises. Practice equipment and materials are provided.

    Materials to bring

    To sit the exam students must bring:a pair of insulated gloves (either 650V or 1,000V rated), a pair of leather rigger gloves and an analogue insulation-continuity tester.

    Suited to

     

     

  • Instrumentation
  • Electrical Fitters
  • Technicians
  • Technical Officers
  • Air conditioning/Refrigeration Service Personnel
  • Non-electrical trades personnel such as plumbers.
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    Additional notes

    Once you have registered and paid for your course through the RMIT Short Courses website, there will be an additional enrolment step. This is because you will be studying a nationally endorsed unit of competency. You will be contacted shortly by our Academic Services team regarding the next step for online enrolment into an accredited unit.

    Unique Student Identifier

    All learners undertaking nationally recognised training are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) issued by the Australian Government.

    If you do not have a USI you will need to go www.usi.gov.au and create one.

    Outcome

    Holders of the Licence are licensed to perform limited work for maintenance purposes only, in the disconnection and reconnection of 415V and 240V appliances. Participants should be able to:

    • implement OHS workplace procedures and practices,

    • apply sustainable energy principles and practices,

    • demonstrate an understanding of the essential knowledge and associated skills as described in the unit,

    • disconnect and reconnect fixed wired electrical equipment connected to a Low Voltage supply.

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