25G01629 Restricted - Disconnection/Reconnection of Fixed Wire Low Voltage Motors

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Course Code: 25G01629

Course Description

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The restricted electrical workers licence (Class 2) entitles you to carry out low voltage electrical installation work relating to equipment connected to a fixed electrical installation that is associated with your primary trade, vocation or calling (Occupation) that would otherwise require the services of a registered electrical contractor or licensed electrician.

The restricted electrical workers licence entitles the holder to carry out electrical installation work involving disconnection and reconnection of equipment as indicated on the licence ONLY.

From January 1st 2019 all candidates must present to the assessment with a pair of insulated LV rubbers gloves with a minimum rating of 650 volts and a pair of leather outers for mechanical protection, the LV gloves must be manufactured within 2 months of the assessment date.

ALL candidates are required to supply their own Insulation Resistance and continuity Tester for this assessment and must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a true Moving coil instrument
  • Must be an Analogue Meter
  • No Pass/Fail indication
  • Minimum of 2 continuity scales Ω/MΩ
  • Minimum of 2 voltage scales 250v/500v

Candidates will be required to enrol and book an assessment time at the conclusion of the course


This course is primarily designed for suitably qualified plumbers, mechanical fitters, refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics. It is designed for those requiring a licence to disconnect and reconnect low voltage composite equipment. It is essential that you contact Energy Safe Victoria on 1800 815 721 or visit the ESV website prior to enrolling.

Applying for a licence:

The Restricted Electrical Workers Licence (Class 2) will not be automatically issued at the completion of the course. You will be required to undertake a practical assessment, and a statement of attainment for the following accredited units will be awarded when you have passed the practical assessment to the satisfaction of the assessor:

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

  • UEENEEP015A Disconnect-reconnect motors connected to low voltage installation wiring.

Successful candidates must apply directly to Energy Safe Victoria with all relevant documents and fees. Check the ESV website for details.


Course Sessions

To enquire about this course, please contact Short Courses on (03) 5225 0800.

Date published: 15/07/2020 4:00:17 PM

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