Gain the skills you need to establish and run your electrical contracting business

This six week self-paced online course will provide you with business skills and knowledge to apply as a Registered Electrical Contractor (REC) with Energy Safe Victoria and start your own business.

You will learn how to write a business plan, meet legislative and regulatory obligations, prepare quotes and tender responses. You will be prepared to run a business that meets OHS and workplace relations requirements.

To gain REC registration, you will need to meet the requirements set out by Energy Safe Victoria. You or your nominated technical supervisor will need to be a licensed electrician in Victoria and hold an appropriate qualification. See the Energy Safe Victoria website for detailed requirements.

This course runs over six weeks and is delivered online. There will be a one-hour teacher led webinar in this course. Additionally, the students can contact the teacher through the learning platform’s messaging system (Moodle). You'll be able to log in from anywhere with internet access to view your learning materials and complete assessments. You will need access to a computer with reliable internet connection to complete this course.

After successfully completing this course, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the accredited unit of study: VU21527 Conduct an electrical contracting business.

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  • Fees

    Fee: $810.00


  • Available sessions and enrol online
    Available sessions and enrol online
    Campus Starts on Finishes Time Sessions Available places Enrol
    Chisholm On-Line 12/07/2021 17/09/2021 Mon 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM 6 46
    Chisholm On-Line 26/07/2021 01/10/2021 Mon 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM 6 50
    Chisholm On-Line 04/10/2021 12/11/2021 Mon 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM 6 50
    Chisholm On-Line 18/10/2021 26/11/2021 Mon 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM 6 50
    Chisholm On-Line 01/11/2021 10/12/2021 Mon 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM 6 50
  • What to bring
    All resources and documents will be supplied online