Certificate III in Electrical Machine Repair

Course Code: UEE30611
Study Area:

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, we have adapted our course delivery to now encompass a combination of remote and flexible delivery methods. This includes easy to navigate online tutorials, video conferencing (classroom simulation) and where possible assessments and work placements (on the condition that these are safe and practical to implement). Therefore, you will require access to the internet and a computer to undertake this course. Our flexible model allows you to continue to study in a safe, guided and fully supported manner with continued access to all learning, personal and wellbeing supports. You will be advised by your facilitator on a case by case basis in relation to practical and work placement assessments, as some flexibility will be required during this challenging time.

Start date: We offer rolling enrolments. Enrol at any time.

End date: Rolling enrolments

This course is designed to meet the educational requirements of students currently employed as an apprentice motor rewinder. It combines on the job training with classroom theory, ensuring that the knowledge and practical skills you acquire are relevant to your apprenticeship.

  • Bendigo Charleston Road Campus
  • Off Campus
Course Structure
  • Full time / Part time / Blended - Apprenticeship/Trainee - 4 - Year/s
  • - Competency Based Completion


This qualification is nationally recognised

Possible careers
  • Electrical Machine Repair Trades person also known as Electric Motor Rewinder

  • Employed as a motor rewinding apprentice and have signed a contract with your employer.

Course overview

A motor rewinding apprenticeship usually takes up to four years to complete. The first 18 months you will attend 12, one week blocks at Bendigo TAFE. The following 18 months the training is at your place of employment, with skills, knowledge, assignments and assessments to complete. An assessor will visit you at times to assess your progression. The on the job component is assessed over the four years with the work performance section of the competencies with profiling.

How to apply
  • Online application direct to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process
  • No student selection process required

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Practical Assessment
  • Observation
  • Knowledge Test

Learning options
  • Apprenticeship/Trainee
  • Off campus
  • Online

Key study areas

This course teaches you the fundamentals of electricity as well as the legal requirements and knowledge relating to safe working practices in the motor rewinding industry. You will also learn about tools and regulations essential to the trade, and how to safely carry out your responsibilities to be able to maintain and repair electric motors and equipment.

Further study opportunities
  • Certificate IV in Electrotechnology


Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative total fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Students eligible for Free TAFE receive the tuition rate free. Students eligible for JobTrainer pay 20% of the tuition. Materials, consumables and student services fees are payable by all students and do not receive a JobTrainer discount, however concession rates for student services fees are available for concession card holders, apprentices, trainees and 100% off campus delivery courses.
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Apprenticeship
Government subsidised - average total course fee*$3,597.00
Concession - average total course fee*$715.00
Full fee - average total course fee*$21,450.00
B.   Materials average fee**$0.00
C.   Consumables average fee**$2,090.00
Indicative pricing for:

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
**Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students. Read more. Student support fees are non refundable . Student support fees are payable annually for the duration of your course, over and above tuition fees.

This page was last updated on 11/10/2020 4:04 PM

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