Jack has the skills and knowledge to provide the competencies to design and validate/evaluate electrical equipment and systems, manage risk, estimate and manage projects and provide technical advice/sales. It develops competencies in the ethical and responsible application of mathematics, science, engineering techniques, Standards and Codes of Practice, engineering design practices, supervision and management of physical, human and financial resources in engineering. The core competencies of this qualification meet the prescribed requirements for Engineering Associate membership of Engineers Australia and ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’.

UEENEEE006B Apply methods to maintain currency of industry developments

Jack has the ability to cover methods for keeping up-to-date with developments in electrotechnology-adopted technologies, standards and safety that affect the currency of competencies held. It encompasses accessing relevant information and skills and using formal and informal ways of acquiring this information and skills.

UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

Jack has the ability to complete the trouble-shooting and repairing faults in electrical apparatus and interconnecting circuits and equipment operating at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely, reading circuit diagrams, sketching diagrams from traced wiring, logically applying fault finding procedures, conducting repairs and completing the necessary service documentation.

UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits

Jack has the ability to complete the developing, connecting and functionally testing electrical power and control circuits that perform specific control functions. It encompasses working safely; developing schematic/ladder diagrams and converting them to wiring diagrams; selecting and connecting contactors and control devices to perform a specific function.

UEENEEG103A Install low voltage wiring and accessories

Jack has the ability to complete the installation in buildings and premises of wiring enclosures, cable support systems, cables and accessories and designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, routing cables to specified locations, terminating cables and connecting wiring at accessories and completing the necessary installation documentation.

UEENEEE015B Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects

Jack has the ability to cover developing requirement to be incorporated in to the design of electrotechnology projects. It encompasses determining the safety requirements to be met, establishing client expectations, ensuring cost effective solutions are pursued and documenting design requirements.

UEENEEE126A Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems

Jack has the ability to complete the application of computational processes to solve engineering problems. It encompasses working safely, applying problem solving techniques, using a range of mathematical processes, providing solutions to electrical / electronics engineering problems and justifying such solutions.Note. Typical engineering problems are those encountered in meeting requirements in a design brief, meeting performance requirements and compliance standards, revising systems operating parameters and dealing with system malfunctions.

UEENEEG006A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines

Jack has the ability to cover and ascertain the correct operation of single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, apparatus circuit arrangements, issues related to operation, characteristics and protection and solutions to apparatus/circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.

UEENEEE082A Apply physics to solving electrotechnology engineering problems

Jack has the ability to adhere to the law of physics and how they apply to solving electrotechnology related problems. It encompasses working safely, knowledge of measurements of physical phenomena, linear and angular motion, harmonic motion, wave theory, optics, acoustics and heat capacity and transfer, use of measurement techniques, solving physics related problems and documenting justification for such solutions

UEENEEE071B Write specifications for electrical engineering projects

Jack has the skill to cover developing requirements to be incorporated into the writing of specifications for electrical engineering projects. It encompasses determining the safety requirements to be met, establishing client expectations, ensuring cost effective solutions are pursued and documenting design and technical requirements.

UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

Jack has the ability to cover and ascertain the correct operation of single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, apparatus circuit arrangements, issues related to operation, characteristics and protection and solutions to apparatus/circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.

UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

Jack has the ability to cover and ascertain the correct operation of single and three phase a.c. circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, multiphase circuit arrangements, issues related to protection, power factor and MEN systems and solutions to circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.

UEENEEE117A Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures

Jack has the ability to complete the mandatory requirements in a supervisory role to implement and monitor an organisation’s occupational health and safety policies, procedures and programs. It encompasses understanding an organisation’s OHS obligations, providing safety information to staff, implementing and monitoring participative arrangements, safety procedures and training and maintaining safety records

UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

Jack has the ability to cover the basic fitting and fabrication techniques as they apply in the various utilities industry work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand, fixed and portable power tools; cutting, shaping joining and fixing using metallic and non-metallic materials; dismantling and assembling equipment; basic mechanical measurement and marking-out and reading drawings/diagrams.

UEENEEG169A Manage large electrical projects

Jack has the ability to complete the management of large electrical projects involving design, modifications, installation, and/or maintenance of systems and equipment. The unit encompasses management of safety, budget variation, personnel, resources, critical path timelines and completion documentation.

UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

Jack has the ability to complete the drawings, diagrams, cable schedules, standards, codes and specifications as they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the rudiments for communicating with schematic, wiring and mechanical diagrams and equipment and cable/connection schedules, manuals, site and architectural drawings and plans showing the location of services, apparatus, plant and machinery and understanding the use and format of compliance standards and job specifications.

UEENEEE080A Apply industry and community standards to engineering activities

Jack has the ability to meet the industry and community standards expected of engineers. It encompasses knowledge and application of ethical and community standards, seeking advise regarding broader implications of engineering works, adopting appropriates technologies and engaging in current engineering issues.

UEENEEG149A Provide engineering solutions to problems in complex polyphase power circuits

Jack has the ability to determine the correct operation of complex polyphase power circuits and providing solutions as they apply to electrical power engineering work functions. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including using electrical measuring devices, applying appropriate circuit theorems and providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations and justification for such solutions.

UEENEEE125A Provide engineering solutions for problems in complex multiple path circuits

Jack has the ability to cover and determine the correct operation of complex multiple path circuits and providing engineering solutions as they apply to various branches of electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including using electrical measuring devices, applying appropriate circuit theorems and providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations and justification for such solutions.

UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

Jack has the ability to complete the termination of cables and cords and their conductors at accessories and current-using devices designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to standards, understanding wiring system and cable types and applications, selecting appropriate termination accessories, preparing and terminating cables and cords, terminating cables/cord conductors and ensuring completed termination complies with requirements.

UEENEEK132A Develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector

Jack has the ability to complete the strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector. It encompasses working safely, apply extensive knowledge of sustainable energy systems and components and their operating parameters, gathering and analysing data, applying problem solving techniques, developing and documenting alternatives solutions.

UEENEEG107A Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations

Jack has the ability to complete the selecting wiring systems and cables for electrical installations operating at voltages up to 1,000V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompass knowledge and application of wiring systems and cable types, selecting wiring system compatible with the installation conditions, selecting cables that comply with required current-carrying capacity and voltage drop and earth fault-loop impedance limitations, coordination between protective devices and conductors and documenting selection decisions.

UEENEEE083A Establish and follow a competency development plan in an electrotechnology engineering discipline

Jack has the ability to cover establishing and following a plan for one's own competency development. It encompasses establishing a plan in consultation with the enrolling registered training organisation (RTO), following industry/enterprise procedures regarding how work is conducted, understanding responsibilities and obligations under competency development plan, following activities for developing competency, pursuing opportunities to develop competencies, to self-monitoring competency development and meeting obligations for periodic reporting of competency development activities.

UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

Jack has the ability to cover the fixing, securing and mounting techniques as apply in the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand and portable power tools, safe lifting techniques, safe use of ladders and elevated platforms and the selection and safe application of fixing devices and supporting accessories/equipment.

UEENEED104A Use engineering applications software on personal computers

Jack has the ability to complete the use of the computer application relevant to engineering support work functions. It encompasses applying user preferences, using application menus and tools, entering and retrieve information, working with groups and transferring and printing files.

UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits

Jack has the ability to cover and determine the correct operation of electromagnetic devices and related circuits and providing solutions as they apply to electrical installations and equipment. It encompasses working safely, power circuit problems solving processes, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits

UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations

Jack has the ability to complete the inspection and testing to verify whether an electrical installation is safe and complies with all requirements. It encompasses working safely, visual inspections and mandatory, optional and functional testing following verification procedures, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory reporting requirements.

UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

Jack has the ability to complete the mandatory requirements of occupational health and safety and how they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health and safety, risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.

UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations

Jack has the ability to complete the installation of appliances protection devices, switchgear, controlgear, switchboards, and accessories designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, matching appliances and accessories with that specified, making required circuit connections and completing the necessary installation documentation.

UEENEEG170A Plan large electrical projects

Jack has the ability to complete the documentation of large electrical project proposals, milestones and completions. The unit encompasses, establishing budgets, critical path analysis, development of workflow strategies, documenting, presenting and negotiating budgets and timelines

UEENEEE011C Manage risk in electrotechnology activities

Jack has the ability to cover managing risk related to OHS, environment, resources and financial viability. It encompasses identifying risk events, the likelihood and consequences of such events, evaluating risk, risk management planning and mitigation of risk.

UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits

Jack has the ability to cover and determine the correct operation of single source d.c. series, parallel and series-parallel circuits and providing solutions as they apply to various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in single and multiple path circuits.

UEENEEE124A Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report

Jack has the ability to complete the complying and producing of an energy sector report. It encompasses determining the safety requirements are met and all regulatory responsibilities are adhered to. The person competent in this unit must demonstrate an ability to identify information sources and collect and analyse and format information applicable to the electrotechnology industry and produce a report as required.

UEENEEE081A Apply material science to solving electrotechnology engineering problems

Jack has the ability to complete the application of materials for a specific purpose in electrotechnology. It encompasses working safely, knowledge of materials science including classifications, characteristics and any impact a material may have on health and the environment, the processes of corrosion and degradation, how particular materials are used, solving electrotechnology problems involving of materials for a particular application and documenting justification for such solutions.

UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

Jack has the ability to cover and identify the occupational health and safety hazard and risks and documenting control measures. It encompasses identifying workplace hazards, assigning levels of risk, developing control measures to eliminate and/or mitigate risks, reviewing risk control measures and maintaining documentation of hazards, risk control measures and their application in accordance with compliance procedures.

UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations

Jack has the ability to complete the arrangement and termination of circuits, control and protection devices and systems for electrical installations operating at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompass knowledge and application of schemes for protection of persons and property, correct functioning, ensuring compatibility with the supply, arranging installation into circuits and selecting and arranging switchgear/controlgear and protective devices to meet compliance requirements and documenting arrangement decisions