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Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (EAS)

This course includes practical skills assessment required for Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (endorsed to disconnect and connect) Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) registration. In addition, the course includes safety training (an approved First aid course) and offers a preparation for theory exam required for this class of registration.

Overview

This course includes practical skills assessment required for Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (endorsed to disconnect and connect) class of Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) registration. In addition, the course includes safety training (an approved First aid course) and offers preparation for the theory exam required for this class of registration.

Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (endorsed to connect and disconnect) work ranges from repairing a household appliance to maintaining gaming machines while permitted to disconnect these appliances from permanent connection units.

Further details on course content can be found on the EWRB website under Teaching Guidelines

This course is for

Electrical workers who need to be assessed in a number of practical skills, revise the theory and complete First aid course,  as set out by the EWRB as a partial requirement for Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (endorsed to disconnect and connect) class of registration.

  • For complete registration requirements, please contact EWRB.
  • For examination, please contact ASPEQ.

Outcome of this course

Upon successful completion, Unitec will submit your practical assessment record to EWRB and confirm your eligibility to sit an examination to the EWRB examination provider, ASPEQ.

Please note, the fees for EWRB exam conducted by ASPEQ are not included in Unitec fees.

Course details

Prerequisites

Before you enrol, please confirm with EWRB that you meet entitlement criteria for this class of registration.

Fees

$1082.14 (This fee is inclusive of 15% GST and Student Services fee).

5-day programme

Date Time Location - Mt. Albert
15 Feb 8.30AM to 12.30PM & 1.00PM to 5.00PM Morning 307-1014A & Afternoon 170-2031 classroom for CPR/first aid
16 Feb 8.30AM to 12.30PM & 1.00PM to 5.00PM Morning 307-1014A & Afternoon 170-2031 classroom for CPR/first aid
17 Feb 8.30AM to 12.30PM & 1.00PM to 5.00PM Morning 307-1014A & Afternoon 170-2031 classroom for CPR/first aid
18 Feb 8.30AM to 12.30PM & 1.00PM to 5.00PM Morning 307-1014A & Afternoon 170-2031 classroom for CPR/first aid
19 Feb 8.30AM to 12.30PM & 1.00PM to 5.00PM Morning 307-1014A & Afternoon 170-2031 classroom for CPR/first aid

Minimum Enrolment Number

12 students

Unitec reserves the right to cancel this class when the minimum enrolled number is not met. Should this occur, you will be notified before the intake closure.  Please check if your class is running, before you make any travel arrangements.

Maximum Enrolment Number

Unitec holds the right to stop the enrolment when the number of students enrolled in EWRB short courses reaches the capacity of the assigned Trades building laboratory.

List of tools and PPE gear required for the course

To attend the course, you must have required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) gear, which includes electrical safety (capped) footwear and safety glasses. We recommend that you bring your toolbox, which must include (but not limited to):

  • Tester
  • Wire strippers
  • Phillips screwdrivers
  • Flat blade screwdrivers
  • Diagonal (Side) cutters
  • Electrician’s pliers

How to apply

To apply for this short course please click the below “Apply Now” button and under Short Course in Electrotechnology select Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (EAS).

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