Construction Wiring Program (CWP)
The course is intended for licensed electrical mechanics that work in the construction industry and perform electrical installations at construction and demolition sites. Participants will learn the minimum requirements for the design, construction and testing of electrical installations that supply electricity to appliances and equipment, and for the in-service testing of portable, transportable and fixed electrical equipment used on construction and demolition sites.
The course is designed to cover the requirements of Australian Standard AS/NZS 3012:2010, Electrical installations – Construction and demolition sites and relevant sections of referenced standards such as AS/NZS 3000, Wiring Rules, and AS/NZS 2293 Emergency Lighting, ASNZS 3439 Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies.
Competency in this unit can only be gained by persons who hold a current ‘Unrestricted Electrician’s Licence’ issued in an Australian State or Territory.
Two day Course
$220– If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $180)
$400 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding
Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $180. Conditions apply to eligible applicants.
Go to http://www.csq.org.au/search/courses?id=49&v=72 for more information on eligibility requirements
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What topics will be covered in this course?
- Principles of AS/NZS 3000:2010
- Legislative requirements
- Installation of construction wiring
- Switchboard construction, installation, control and protection
- Lighting and Luminaires
- Lift Shafts
- Transportable Structures
- Verification (Inspection and Testing)
- Portable Generators
- Flexible extension cords, cables and accessories
- Earth Leakage Protection
- Protection of Final Sub-Circuits
- Periodic Inspection of Tools and Plant
*Students will complete with a card.