Commissioner's Information Bulletin 681

Utilities and Electrotechnology

Electricity Supply Industry - Generation (Operations) - Traineeships

Date of issue: 11 January 2019

In this Commissioner’s Information Bulleting the apprenticeship vocation of Large Scale Wind Generation – is established. Additionally, two traineeship qualifications transition from the UEP12v2.0 Electricity Supply Industry – Generation Sector Training Package to the UEPv1.0 Electricity Supply Industry - Generation Sector Training Package.

Superseded Bulletin

This Commissioner's Information Bulletin supersedes CIB 569.

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Apprenticeship

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Enquiries

For any enquiries regarding this Commissioner's Information Bulletin, please contact Apprenticeships and Traineeships on (02) 8267 7704. To find a job in an apprenticeship or traineeship search here.

For implementation of new pathways in relation to this Training Package provile, please contact Norm Cahill, NSW Utilities & Electrotechnology NSW ITAB on mobile: 0404 844 606.

David Collins
The Commissioner for Vocational Training


Job descriptions

Certificate IV apprentices will operate, test, fault find, and repair electrical equipment and systems associated with large scale wind power generation. It includes the requirements for an 'Electrical Fitter licence'.

Certificate II trainees will learn to undertake work functions such as local operation of non critical plant systems, lubrication of plant, undertake minor maintenance of both electrical and mechanical equipment, plant cleaning and the operation of mobile load shifting plant and equipment, observation of safe working practices and environmental procedures.

Certificate III trainees will learn to undertake work functions such as local operation of plant systems, isolation of plant systems for work, operation of plant systems, routine observation and maintenance of plant and equipment in operation, observation of civil plant and infrastructure observation of safe working practices and environmental procedures.


Apprenticeship

Electrical Supply Industry - Large Scale Wind Generation Apprenticeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect 11 January 2019
Qualification UEP40618 Certificate IV in Large Scale Wind Generation
Terms of apprenticeship

Full time:

  • UEP40618- Certificate IV in Large Scale Wind Generation by direct entry
    • 48 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved
  • UEP40618 - Certificate IV in Large Scale Wind Generation where the trainees holds UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
    • 12 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved

Part-time:
See part-time apprenticeships and traineeships

Probationary period
  • 3 months

Traineeships

Electrical Supply Industry Generation (Operations) - Traineeship

Vocational Training Order

Date of effect 14 December 2012
Updated 11 January 2019
Qualifications
  • UEP20118 Certificate II in ESI Generation – Operations Support
  • UEP30218 Certificate III in ESI Generation - Operations
Terms of traineeships

Full time:

  • UEP20118 Certificate II in ESI Generation - Operations Support
    • 12 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved
  • UEP30218 Certificate III in ESI Generation – Operations by direct entry
    • 24 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved
  • UEP30218 Certificate III in ESI Generation - Operations where the trainees holds UEP20118 Certificate II in ESI Generation - Operations Support
    • 12 months or until the relevant competencies are achieved

Part-time:
See part-time apprenticeships and traineeships

Probationary periods Where the nominal term is:
  • up to and including 24 months - 2 months
  • greater than 24 months - 3 months
Page last updated: 18 January 2019