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Unit standards review

We need your feedback.

We would like your input on the review of the unit standards listed below.

Domain – Core Electrical

Domain – Electrical Standards and Statutes

Reason for review

The unit standards are due for review to ensure they remain current and fit for purpose.  

We are seeking expressions of interest from industry representatives and subject matter experts who would like to be part of a Technical Advisory Group to ensure the unit standards continue to meet the needs of industry, providers, and graduates.

Questions and comments/Ngā pātai me ngā tākapu?

If you wish to provide feedback on these unit standards, please get in touch.

Domain - Core Electrical
IDUnit standard title
5907 Work safely with electrical equipment
5909 Explain basic atomic principles as applied to the electrotechnology industry
5911 Explain basic magnetism and electromagnetism as applied to the electrotechnology industry
6626 Demonstrate knowledge of electrical and electronic components
15846 Demonstrate knowledge of capacitors and semiconductor diodes
15847 Demonstrate knowledge of mathematics and mechanics for electrical trades
15849 Perform manual soldering and de-soldering procedures for electrotechnology work
15853 Demonstrate knowledge of alternating current (a.c.) Theory
15861 Demonstrate knowledge of direct current (d.c.) Power supplies
15864 Demonstrate knowledge of semiconductor power devices
30657 Isolate low-voltage electrical subcircuits and perform basic checks and tests to confirm isolation
30658 Demonstrate knowledge of fundamental electrical safety in the workplace
29479 Draw and explain electrical diagrams (this standard to be reviewed and reinstated on framework)
Domain - Electrical Standards and Statutes
IDUnit standard title
15860 Demonstrate knowledge of legislation and standards governing the work of electricians
25638 Demonstrate knowledge of inspection and certification of electrical work
25640 Inspect and certify electrical work
27349 Demonstrate knowledge of theory and legislation for registration of electrical service technicians
27351 Demonstrate knowledge of theory and legislation for registration of electrical appliance servicepersons
27353 Demonstrate knowledge of theory for registration of electrical installers
29466 Demonstrate knowledge of legislation and standards governing electrical workers
29467 Demonstrate knowledge of the electrical industry ethical work practices
29749 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of theory and practice for registration of electrical workers (stage 1)
29753 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of theory and practice for registration of electrical workers (stage 2)
29754 Demonstrate and apply knowledge of theory and practice for registration of electrical workers (stage 3)

Get in touch to join the Technical Advisory Group and/or contribute your expertise and feedback to make sure these unit standards are future-proofed.