Funded Training under Jobs & Skills WA

Course Overview

UEE42611 Certificate IV in Hazardous areas – Electrical gives students the competency to undertake electrical work in a hazardous area aligning to the requirements outlined in AS/NZS 4761 Competencies for working with electrical equipment for hazardous areas (EEHA).

The qualification provides competencies in working with explosion-protection techniques. It includes requirements and competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain energy equipment and systems.

AQF Course Code

AQF Qualification Title
Certificate IV in Hazardous areas – Electrical

Non-concession (25+ years): $670.68 (GST Exempt)

Non-concession fee youth (17-24 years): $1.62 per nominal hour commenced in a calendar year, capped at $400 per year.

Concession-fee: $198.72 (proof of eligibility must be supplied upon application)

Non-funded price: $2,200 (GST Exempt)

5 days face to face training, plus a self-paced assessment workbook

Perth, Karratha & Bunbury

Total number of units: 23 Core units, 8 Elective

Mode of Delivery
The units for this qualification are delivered as part of a program that involves:

  • 4 days of intensive face to face training
  • 1 day of self-paced workbook introduction
  • Self-paced workbook assignments
    • Timings differ from student to student, typically can be completed over a part-time 4 week period
  • Credit transfer/RPL of competencies from UEE30811 Cert III in Electrotechnology qualifications or Electrical Licence
Duration: 5 days face-to-face and self-paced workbook
04 – 07 October Perth
01 – 04 November Bunbury
08 – 11 November Perth
22 – 25 November Karratha
06 – 09 December Perth
17 – 20 January Perth
07 – 10 February Karratha
14 – 17 February Kalgoorlie
21 – 24 February Bunbury
14 – 17 March Perth
21 – 24 March Karratha
28 – 31 March Kalgoorlie
11 – 14 April Perth
02 – 05 May Perth
09 – 12 May Bunbury
16 – 19 May Karratha
13 – 16 June Perth
20 – 23 June Karratha
27 – 30 June Kalgoorlie
  • Students must hold UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology – Electrician (electrical licence or equivalent issued in an Australian State or Territory) to be eligible
  • Students must have a valid Unique Student Identifier (USI)
  • The primary place of residence must be in Western Australia
  • Students must not have an active apprenticeship or traineeship contract
  • Must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident of Australia or a holder of an approved visa subclass*

*(holders of subclass 309, 444, 785, 790, 820 or 826 visa, secondary holders of a temporary visa of sub-class 457, holders of a Bridging Visa E (subclasses 050 and 051) where the visa holder has made a valid application for a visa of subclass 785 or 790)

Please contact us for more information.

Self-Paced Learning Units
UEENEEE038B Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEE117A Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
UEENEEE124A Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEENEEK145A Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
Classroom Delivery Units
Please note that as part of our classroom delivery successful students will also gain a Statement of Attainment for the Full Installation and Maintenance Course
UEENEEM020A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas – gas atmospheres
UEENEEM024A Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems – gas atmospheres
UEENEEM039A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres
UEENEEM041A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – pressurisation
UEENEEM042A Conduct visual inspection of hazardous area installations
UEENEEM044A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous area installations – gas atmospheres
UEENEEM045A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous area installations – dust atmospheres
UEENEEM046A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous area installations – pressurisation
UEENEEM080A Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in hazardous areas
Units Transferred From Electrical Workers License
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in DC circuits
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A Use drawing, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEG006A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
UEENEEG103A Install low voltage wiring and accessories
UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
UEENEEG107A Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits


Funded fee: $670.68 (GST Exempt)

Read the VET fees and Charges Policy 2021 here.

The student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees.

Concession rates apply to the funding, please contact us for further information and eligibility requirements.

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