Electrical Construction Estimating Training (Domestic and Commercial/Light Industrial)

Electrical Construction Estimating Training (Domestic and Commercial/Light Industrial)

 

“Although Electrical Estimations may seem intimidating, relying on useful tools such as this comprehensive educational course and software applications not only make the process easier but make it more accurate as well!”

As a Participant you will learn how to FAST TRACK with ACCURACY your Electrical Estimating on your REAL TIME quotes for critical jobs and tenders with the benefit of having direct assistance in the processes involved.

Who should attend?

µ   Electricians with at least 2 years’ experience in domestic or small commercial electrical installations.

µ   Electricians with some estimating experience, such as at foreman or supervisor level.

µ   Electricians who are interested in starting a contracting business or who wish to enhance their estimating skills.

Day 1: Introduction to Electrical Estimating Process (8 hours)

The Introduction to Electrical Construction Estimating Process deals with the essential components of estimating and is designed to give the participants an introduction to the following:

  • Preparation of a quotation from plans and specifications
  • Quantity take-offs
  • Material and Labour pricing
  • Costing the job
  • Tender Breakdown of costs
  • Tender submission letter

As a participant you will do practical work which includes pricing the electrical installation of a domestic installation and preparing the documentation for a tender submission.

Day 2: Electrical Estimating Commercial Project (8 hours)

This session will consist of a more detailed continuation of Day 1 and essentially will be the preparation of a tender submission for a medium sized commercial/light industrial installation; complete a quotation and tender letter using the electrical estimating software with review and completion of the tender will include the following elements:

  • Ascertain Extent of the Project and Tender Requirements
  • Estimate Project and Assemble Tender Submission
  • Document and Submit Tender

ELECTRICAL CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATING TRAINING COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Essential electrical estimating tools are:

  • Laptop Computer to accept Microsoft Word and Excel programs
  • Scale Ruler with common scales of 1:100; 1:200; 1:500 etc
  • Metric Scale Map measuring wheel for measuring lengths of cables, cable ladder/tray, conduit etc. (Electrogroup To supply for class use only)
  • Highlight pens of various colours.
  • Pencils and eraser
  • Black or blue pen
  • Standard Calculator
  • AS/NZS3000:2007 Wiring Rules
  • AS/NZS3008.1.1:2009 Electrical installations – Selection of cables
  • Access to Internet for sending and receiving emails and use File Sharing Software such as DropBox.

 

Included in this course for use during training:

FREE Access to PDF Auto Take-off Software and measuring wheel for manual take-offs.

FREE Access to Electrical Estimating Software.

Duration:            2 Days; 7.00am to 4.00pm

Course Dates:   Thurs Fri – 24 & 25 May; Thurs Fri – 21 & 22 June; Thurs Fri – 26 & 27 July

Location:            Electrogroup, 9 Railway Terrace, Rocklea, Brisbane QLD 4106

Registration:      Complete enrolment form

Cost:                  $690 AUD – (GST inc.) – Payable by debit or credit card upon registration

*Students will complete this course with a card.

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Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

 

Working Safely at Heights

                 

 

       RIIWHS204D

 

 

Working Safely at Heights

Work Safely at Heights one day course is designed for anyone who is required to undertake routine procedures involving working at height. The course is designed for students who work at height to a broad range of height risk situations and to correctly implement a safe working procedure. The successful student will be competent to work at height using applicable fall protective equipment.

Language Literacy and Numeracy as required to work safely at heights in the workplace and complete workplace documentation. Students must be physically capable of climbing a ladder safely maintaining three points of contact.

Pre-Requisites:

Not Applicable

Course Duration:

One day Course

Course Dates:

Friday 25th May

Friday 13th July

Course Fee:

$15– If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $225)

$240 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $225. 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCC

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

RIIWHS204D – Work safely at heights

*Students will complete with a card and a statement of attainment.

Qualified Technical Person (QTP): Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations

 

UEENEEG197A

 

Qualified Technical Person (QTP): Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations:

This unit covers current practices in working safely and verifying compliance of electrical installations that affect the currency of competencies held as well as an overview of the Queensland Electrical Safety Act and Regulations. It encompasses working safely, procedures for rescue from contact with live parts and for applying emergency first aid. It also encompasses current practices in visual inspections and mandatory compliance testing, identifying non-compliance defects and mandatory
reporting requirements.

Pre-Requisites:

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.

Students will also need to complete a pre-reading.

Course Duration:

One day Course

Course Dates:

Tuesday 22nd May

Friday 22nd June

Friday 20th July

Course Fee:

$240 – If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $240)

$480 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $240. 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCG

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

UEENEEG197A – Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical
installations

*Students will complete with a statement of attainment.

Qualified Business Person (QBP): Develop compliance policies and plans to conduct an electrical contracting business

                  

UEENEEG175A

 


Qualified Business Person (QBP): Develop compliance policies and plans to conduct an electrical contracting business

This unit covers the development of plans and policies to ensure regulatory requirements are met in conducting a contracting business, regulatory compliance, occupational and workplace relation requirements associated with functions and responsibilities of a contracting business. It encompasses applying knowledge of compliance regulations and standards, legislated obligations in relation to safety, the environment, heritage sites and employment and human resources.

Pre-Requisites:

Granting competency in this unit shall be made only after competency in the following unit has been confirmed.

UEENEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace.

Students will also need to complete an assignment before course commencement.

Course Duration:

One day

Course Dates:

Tuesday 29th May

Tuesday 26th June

Tuesday 31st July

Course Fee:

$50 – If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $750)

$800 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $750. 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCG

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Unit

UEENEEG175A Develop compliance policies and plans to conduct an electrical contracting business.

*Students will complete with a statement of attainment.

Initial CPR/LVR – Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation & Low Voltage Switchboard Rescue

Nationally_Recognised_Training

 

HLTAID001/UETTDRRF06B

Initial Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) & Low Voltage Switchboard Rescue (LVR)

Training and assessment of this essential skill set for all electricians and trades assistants. All students involved in electrical work which is required to maintain skill levels in low voltage rescue procedures as part of their duties. This CPR & LVR course is specifically designed to provide students with the knowledge and practical skills to perform a safe rescue of a casualty who has received an electric shock or other injuries while working on low voltage conductors or equipment (LVR).

The current Electrical Safety Act requires competency acquisition every 12 months.

Pre-Requisites:

NA

Course Dates:

Please call our Office on (07) 3274 6288 to organise a booking.

Course Duration:

4 Hours

Course Fee:

$20 If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $50 for LVR Component only)

$70 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

*Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $50 for LVR component only. 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCG

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

UETTDRRF06B Perform rescue from a live LV panel

*Students will complete with a card and a statement of attainment for initial course

Coaxial and Structured Cabling Only

Nationally_Recognised_Training

ICTCBL303/ICTCBL301

Coaxial and Structured Cabling Only

This course allows technicians to obtain a specialist competency (endorsement) to undertake structured telecommunications cabling work. It also covers the installation and maintenance of coaxial cabling in the customer premises environment and provides for the Coaxial Cabling endorsement for those who hold Open Cabler Registration.

Coaxial Cabling;

This course covers the installation and termination of coaxial cabling in the customer premises environment.

Structured Cabling;

This course provides learners with the skills and knowledge to install, terminate and certify structured cabling.

By completing these courses, learners will gain the necessary specialist competency (previously known as endorsement) to undertake coaxial cabling and structured cabling work. The Australian Communications and Media Authority’s (ACMA) new cabling provider rules require technicians undertaking coaxial cabling and structured cabling work to complete this competency.

 

Pre-Requisites:

Although there are no prerequisite requirements to achieve this unit of competency, it is recommended that learners complete the Open Cabler Registration course. Learners with an Open Cabler Registration qualify to receive the coaxial and structured cabling specialist competency (endorsement).

Course Duration:

Two day Course

Course Dates:

Brisbane – Rocklea Campus

20th-21st August

Rockhampton Campus

TBA

Course Fee:

$20– If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $480)

$500 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $480. 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCG

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

ICTCBL301 Install, terminate and certify structured cabling installation

ICTCBL303 Install and terminate coaxial cable

*Students will complete with a statement of attainment

Combined Coax, Structured and Optical Fibre

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingICTCBL303/ICTCBL301/ICTCBL302

Combined Coax, Structured and Optical Fibre

This telecommunications course builds on Optical Fibre, Coaxial and Structured Cabling.

Optical Fibre:

This course will provide participants with the underpinning knowledge and skills to work with optical fibre telecommunications cabling.

By completing this course, learners will gain the necessary specialist competency (previously known as endorsement) to undertake optical fibre cabling work.

The Australian Communications and Media Authority’s (ACMA) new cabling provider rules require technicians undertaking structured cabling work to complete this competency.

Coaxial Cabling;

This course covers the installation and termination of coaxial cabling in the customer premises environment.

Structured Cabling;

This course provides learners with the skills and knowledge to install, terminate and certify structured cabling.

By completing these courses, learners will gain the necessary specialist competency (previously known as endorsement) to undertake coaxial cabling and structured cabling work. The Australian Communications and Media Authority’s (ACMA) new cabling provider rules require technicians undertaking coaxial cabling and structured cabling work to complete this competency.

Pre-Requisites:

Although there are no prerequisite requirements to achieve this unit of competency, it is recommended that learners complete the Open Cabler Registration course. Learners with an Open Cabler Registration qualify to receive the coaxial cabling specialist competency (endorsement).

Course Duration:

Four Day Course

Course Dates:

Brisbane – Rocklea Campus

20th-23rd August

Rockhampton Campus

TBA

Course Fee:

$420 If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding (CSQ will fund $480)

$900 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $480. 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCG

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

ICTCBL301 Install, terminate and certify structured cabling installation

ICTCBL302 Install and terminate optical fibre cable on customer premises

ICTCBL303 Install and terminate coaxial cable

*Students will complete with a statement of attainment

Open Cabler Registration

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingICTCBL237

Open Cabler Registration

This course is for telecommunications, security, data, fire protection and audiovisual installers to gain their ACMA Open Registration / previously known as Austel Licence.

Must have pre-requisite or equivalent (current qualified electrician).

Pre-Requisites:

Under the ICT, it is:

  • ICTWHS204 Follow work health and safety and environmental policies and procedures
  • ICTTEN201 Use electrical skills in telecommunications work
  • ICTCBL236 Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Restricted Rule

Course Duration:

Five day Course

Course Dates:

Brisbane – Rocklea Campus

6th August-10th August

Rockhampton Campus

TBA

Course Fee:

$20– If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding

(CSQ will fund $480 for the ICTCBL236 competency and an additional $480 for the ICTCBL237 competency)

$980 Full Fee – If you are NOT Eligible for Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $480 for the ICTCBL236 and $480 for the ICTCB237 Competency. Total CSQ funding $960) 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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CSQ Enrolment Form SCG

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

ICTCBL236 –  Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Restricted Rule

ICTCBL237 – Install, maintain and modify customer premises communications cabling: ACMA Open Rule

*Students will complete with a statement of attainment

Certificate IV in Electrical – Photovoltaic Systems

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingUEE42011

Certificate IV in Electrical – Photovoltaic systems

This course provides licensed electricians with the skills to design, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain grid-connected photovoltaic systems and associated solar equipment. Attendees at the end of this course will be able to apply to become an Accredited Designer and Installer with Clean Energy Council Australia. The course is designed for qualified Electricians with a current electrical licence. You will be required to complete additional work in your own time on top of your face to face attendance to achieve this Certificate.

Pre-Requisites:

It is essential that anyone undertaking this skill set already holds the Competency Standard Unit:

UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations

OR

A current unrestricted electrical licence issued in an Australian State or Territory.

Ideally, all applicants will have over two years of relevant industry experience which will be qualified through phone interviews pre-admission. Exceptions may be made in consultation with site supervisors.

Course Duration:

Ten days on campus (plus additional work in your own time)

Course Dates:

Brisbane – Rocklea Campus

28th May – 8th June 2018

Rockhampton Campus
TBA

Course Fee:

$499 co-contribution fee*
$199 concessional co-contribution fee*
$6,800 full fee for funding non-eligible students

*This course is funded by the Queensland Government Higher Level Skills program and concessions may be available for eligible students at the time of enrolment. To find out more visit https://www.qld.gov.au/education/training/subsidies/pages/higher.html for eligibility requirements

Program fact sheets

3. Higher Level Skills RTO fact sheet PDF, 289KB
4. Higher Level Skills employer fact sheet PDF, 287KB
5. Higher Level Skills student fact sheet PDF, 288KB

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you meet the eligibility requirements under the subsided costing and:

  • hold or are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card
  • are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • have a disability.

You will need to provide evidence at the time of enrolment.

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Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

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 d.c. circuits

UEENEEE105A    Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEENEEE107A    Use drawings, 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

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

UEENEEE038B   Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan

UEENEEG171A  Install, set up and commission interval metering

UEENEEK125A  Solve basic problems in photovoltaic energy apparatus and systems

UEENEEK135A  Design grid connected photovoltaic power supply systems

UEENEEK145A  Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures

UEENEEK148A  Install, configure and commission LV grid connected photovoltaic power systems

UEENEEE117A  Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures

UEENEEE124A  Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report

Electives

UEENEEC001B     Maintain documentation

UEENEEC002B     Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs

UEENEED101A     Use Computer applications relevant to a workplace

UEENEEC003B     Provide quotations for installation or service jobs

UEENEEC010B     Deliver a service to customers

CPCCOHS1001A  Work safely in the construction industry

HLTAID001            Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

UEENEEG122A    Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations

UEENEEG123A   Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase

*Students will complete with a Certificate and statement of attainment

Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas — Electrical

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingUEE42611

Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas — Electrical

This course is designed to give participants knowledge and practical skills for installing and maintaining electrical equipment in hazardous areas. The course covers competencies in the installation, maintenance and testing of equipment in hazardous areas as well as procedures to attend to breakdowns. You will be required to complete additional work in your own time on top of your face to face attendance to achieve this Certificate.

Pre-Requisites:

Must be a holder of a Nationally Recognised Unrestricted Electrical license OR an Instrumentation trade Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control. If you have previously completed Certificate IV in Electrical—Instrumentation, units may be credited to the Certificate IV Hazardous Areas Electrical. Please Contact us to discuss these options. An entry requirement is that participants must hold a current unrestricted electrical license.

Course Duration:

Five day on campus attendance (plus additional work in own time)

Course Dates:

Brisbane – Rocklea Campus

21st May – 25th May

Rockhampton Campus

TBC

Course Fee:

$200 – If you are Eligible for CSQ Funding – (CSQ will fund the remaining $1,500)

$1,700 If you are NOT Eligible for CSQ Funding

 

 

Fee is calculated through a Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded subsidy of $1, 500. Conditions apply to eligible applicants. Conditions apply to eligible applicants. Go to http://www.csq.org.au/for-current-workers/higher-level-skills for more information on eligibility requirements.

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CSQ Enrolment Form HLS

Training Enrolment Form (NON FUNDED)

What competencies will be delivered in the course?

Core Units

UEENEEE038B Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan

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 d.c. circuits

UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

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

UEENEEE117A Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures

UEENEEE124A Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report

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

UEENEEK145A Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures

UEENEEM080A Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area

Electives

UEENEEM039A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres

UEENEEM040A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – dust atmospheres

UEENEEM041A Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations – pressurization

UEENEEM042A Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations

UEENEEM044A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – gas atmospheres

UEENEEM045A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – dust atmospheres

UEENEEM046A Conduct detailed inspection of hazardous areas installations – pressurization

UEENEEM020A Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas – gas atmospheres

*Students will complete with a Certificate and statement of attainment