Electricians are responsible for designing, connecting, and maintaining the electrical infrastructure that powers our society.
Help power Australia
Be responsible for designing, connecting, and maintaining key infrastructure and electrical technology with a career as an electrician. Whether you choose to work in domestic or industrial settings, you’ll be responsible for creating and maintaining safe, effective, and energy-efficient electrical systems that power the daily activities of Australians.
GOTAFE offers one or more courses to prepare you for a career in this industry. Follow the prompts below to find the right path for you.
(The pre-apprenticeship is optional but recommended)
If you’ve already completed your pre-apprenticeship
(You can begin your studies here without completing a pre-apprenticeship)
Once you’ve completed your apprenticeship
Licensed Electrician Course
Once you’ve completed your Licensed Electrician course
Electrical Contractor Course
You may also choose to pursue a dual trade to become a Specialised Electrician with the Certificate III in Air Conditioning & Refrigeration.
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