Post Trade Code: C&T

Checking and Testing

Checking And Testing

Checking and Testing an Electrical Installation

This non-accredited course covers the application of AS/NZS 3017 and the common test methods that are required to test a low voltage electrical installation, fault identification and documenting test results.


Course Fee: $360.00

Subsidised Fee: $112.00

Relevant Membership Discount Fee: $342.00

Fees are subject to change. Course fees do not incur GST.
*Relevant Membership discount will be applied to the full fee. CET will verify membership eligibility.

Course code


1 day

Course content

New electrical installations and any modification to existing installations (such as repairs and upgrades), must be tested before being put into service or use. This is to ensure that the installations comply with the Australian and New Zealand electrical installations standards (AS/NZS 3000).
The College of Electrical Training provides a non-accredited course to final year apprentice electrical mechanics, electrical fitters and licensed electricians - the training, skills and knowledge to visually inspect and test a low voltage electrical installation in compliance with the requirement of AS/NZS 3000.

Course requirements

Applicants must hold a current WA Unrestricted Electrician’s or Training Licence or equivalent issued in an Australian State or Territory.

Fully enclosed shoes must be worn at all times in CET buildings. Safety boots/shoes must be worn when working in the workshop.

Prior to course commencement the student is required to review CET's Code of Conduct found at Terms & Conditions/Policies page

Course materials

Applicants are required to obtain the following resources, available for purchase at both the Joondalup and Jandakot Campuses:

  • AS/NZS 3000 (latest edition)
  • AS/NZS 3017 (latest edition)

These are also available on our Technical Knowledge Base, for members of ECA WA.

Course breakdown

Core Units of Competency

Code Description Nominal Hours
Not Applicable


No course dates have been scheduled. Please register your interest to find out more.

Certification & assessment

Graduates will be issued with a Certificate of Completion.

Skills recognition

Not Applicable

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