Certificate III in Explosion-protected equipment overhaul


This qualification provides competencies to overhaul and repair of general and explosion-protected electrical machines, switchgear and controlgear.


Completion requirements

The requirements for awarding this qualification are that the following are successfully achieved:

All of the Core competency standard units;

The required number of Stream Core competency standard units;

The required number of Elective competency standard units as prescribed in the respective Schedule; and

All the required pre-requisite competency standard units have been met as required.

Core Competency Standard Units

All Core competency standard units to be achieved

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Participate in explosion-protected equipment overhaul work and competency development activities

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Apply OHS practices in the workplace

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Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components

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Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits

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Solve problems in multiple path d.c. circuits

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Fix and secure equipment

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Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals

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Document occupational hazards and risks in electrical work

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Solve problems in electromagnetic circuits

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Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage circuits

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Overhaul and repair switchgear / controlgear

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Wind coils

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Place and connect coils

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Rewind single phase induction machines

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Rewind three phase induction machines rated for low voltage

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Conduct electrical tests on low voltage electrical machines

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Repair mechanical components of electrical machines

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Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area

Stream Core Competency Standard Units

At least 2 of the following competency standard units to be achieved

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Maintain documentation

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Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs

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Provide quotations for installation or service jobs

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Deliver a service to customers

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Use basic computer applications relevant to a workplace

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Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes

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Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

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Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Elective Competency Standard Units

In accordance with Schedules 3 which forms an integral part of this qualification, achieve a Unit Strand Total of at least 4.

Note: 1. Pre-requisite pathways shall be identified and met for all elective units selected.

2. In selecting elective units considerations to career planning advice should be given to units that form part of a pre-requisite pathway for the progression to achieve particular competencies or qualification at a higher level.

3. It is recommended that consideration be given to selecting from the following Units in meeting the elective requirements for this qualification:

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add topic UEENEEM028A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas gas atmospheres

add topic UEENEEM029A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas dust atmospheres

add topic UEENEEM030A Maintain equipment in hazardous areas pressurisation

add topic UEENEEM038A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations coal mining

add topic UEENEEM039A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations gas atmospheres

add topic UEENEEM040A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations dust atmospheres

add topic UEENEEM041A Conduct testing of hazardous area installations pressurisation

add topic UEENEEM042A Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations




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