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VCE VET Electrical Industry

The VCE VET Electrical Industry program offers students prevocational training in the electrical industry. The VCE VET program is designed to give students the opportunity to gain experience across a number of electrical trades including electrical, electronics, refrigeration and mechanical engineering.


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Qualification

The following curriculum qualifications are available in the VCE VET Electrical Industry program:

  • 22261VIC Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (pre-vocational): a state accredited curriculum that offers students the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge across a range of electrical sectors, including electrical, electronics, refrigeration and mechanical engineering.
  • UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start): offers students the opportunity to develop competencies for a work entry program providing grounding in safety and basic skills and knowledge for work in any electrotechnology discipline.

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Credit in the VCE or VCAL

  • 22261VIC Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies: recognition of three units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.
  • UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology: recognition of three units at Units 1 and 2 level and a Units 3 and 4 sequence.

Note: For the purposes of credit in the VCE, these two programs are regarded as being equivalent. A large number of units of competency are common to both qualifications.


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ATAR Contribution

Students who receive a Units 3 and 4 sequence for VCE VET Electrical Industry will be eligible for an increment towards their ATAR (10% of the average of the primary four scaled studies).

The increment is awarded by the Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre (VTAC). Further information can be found on the VTAC website: www.vtac.edu.au

The VCE VET Electrical Industry program does not offer scored assessment.


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Program information

Program updates and further information

Continuous improvement: During the life of qualification/s there may be occasions when changes are made to reflect feedback from users or to include the latest industry practices. This process is called continuous improvement. When continuous improvement impacts on the VCE VET Creative and Digital Media program, advice will be published in the VCAA Bulletin and notification provided on the VCAA website Please visit the VCAA Bulletin subscription webpage