Electrical contracting licence - training for QTP and QBP

Gold Licence Silver Licence
Gold Licence Silver Licence

When your business includes the performance of electrical installation work (the installation of wiring systems), the business must hold an unrestricted electrical contracting licence (gold). Two of the requirements for holding a gold electrical contracting licence is that the business has both a Qualified Technical Person and Qualified Business Person as a member or employee of the business.

When your business includes the performance of electrical maintenance or repair work, the business must hold either a trade contracting licence or a restricted electrical contracting licence (silver). Two of the requirements for holding a silver electrical contracting licence is that the business has both a Qualified Technical Person and Qualified Business Person as a member or employee of the business.

Training for QTP (Gold Licence):

UEENEEG197A Apply currency of safe working practices and compliance verification of electrical installations.

UEENEEG122A Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations.

UEENEEG123A Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase.

QET delivers this training over four consecutive days. See below to see what the course covers, costs etc.

Training for QTP (Silver Licence):

No training is required.

Training for QBP for both Gold and Silver Contracting Licences:

The person must complete or have completed:

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

UEENEEG175A - Develop compliance policies and plans to conduct an electrical contracting business,

and either:

BSBSMB401A- Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business or approved equivalent (completed within the last three years), or

An Australian business qualification at Diploma level or higher (e.g. Bachelor of Business) regardless of when the qualification was obtained, or

The person can provide evidence of having operated a business for a period of, or periods totalling, five years.

If you need to complete all three competencies (you do not have business experience or qualifications) you need to complete the QET QBP Learning Guide and two assignments prior to attending a four day training workshop which includes completion of the theory assessment.

If you have business experience or qualifications you need to complete the QET UEENEEE101A Learning Guide and one assignment prior to attending a two day training workshop which includes completion of the theory assessment.

People without an Electrical Licence wishing to complete QBP training with QET will need experience in high risk construction work, risk assessments and safe work method statements.

QTP Training (Gold): AS/NZS3000, AS/NZS3008.1.1, SWMS, Max Demand, Voltage Drop, Design, three phase faults, Verification etc QBP (Gold or Silver): Two assignments and two theory exams
Location: 13 Leven Street Coopers Plains QLD Location: 13 Leven Street Coopers Plains QLD
Class Size: Maximum 6 students Class Size: Maximum 6 students
Duration: 4 days Duration: 4 days without business experience or qualifications, otherwise 2 days
Cost: $1750.00 Cost: $1350.00 (without business experience or qualifications)
$990.00 (with business experience or qualifications)
Cost with CSQ Funding: $692 for CSQ Eligible Participants Cost with CSQ Funding: $0 for CSQ Eligible Participants
Next course: 16th - 19th November 2020 (4 days) Next course: 1st - 2nd December 2020 (2 days)
1st - 4th December 2020 (4 days)

Contact Chris: (chris@qet.edu.au) or see contact details.

A 20% deposit will secure your place in this course.

If you are interested in on-site delivery, please contact us to discuss facilities and costs.