• Course Code
  • 0417ECR
  • Unit Code
  • VU21527
  • Course Type
  • Short Course; Accredited Course
  • Cost
  • $625 Enrolment Fee
  • Study mode
  • Online
  • Times
  • Course access is available 24 hours 7 days a week.
  • Location
  • Online
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Course Overview

Looking for a way to get registered as an electrical contractor? If you’re the holder of an unrestricted class-A electrical mechanics license, this course will help you take the next step in your career. In this program, you’ll learn how to evaluate the labour costs and profit margins associated with your daily duties. You must be a registered electrical contractor if you wish to carry out electrical work for the public.

To apply for contractor registration with Energy Safe Victoria, you must hold an electrician’s license, or nominate a supervisor who holds an electrician’s license and has successfully completed the licensed electrical mechanics (LEM) assessment. If you’re responsible for the administration side of running an electrical business, you must complete an approved course of training. This course can take care of these requirements for you.

Upskill yourself and get ready to take on more responsibilities in your career as an electrician by completing your Electrical Contractor Registration.

Course Dates

Continuous enrolments throughout the year


Qualifications and Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Career Opportunities


Opportunities for Further Study


Further Information

Entry Requirements

The course is available to any qualified trades person or a holder of an approved equivalent course. However, mature persons who has suitable business experience are eligible to enrol.

Required for enrolment


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Participants will need access to a computer and reliable internet connectivity.


Course Cost

$625 Enrolment Fee

Materials Fees

Not Applicable

Specialist Course Information

Course Duration 3 Months – No extensions (extra time) will be granted.


Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Not Applicable

Course Structure

Course Modules

Unit CodeUnit Name
VU21527Conduct an electrical contracting business


Students are required to successfully complete a variety of learning activities (written), self-testing questions (online quizzes) and a business plan (written).


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