The following training packages and units of competency were identified by Precision Consulting in March 2010 as having energy efficiency content.

Sample VET Training Package Qualifications

  • PRM20404 Certificate II in Asset Maintenance (Fire Protection Equipment)
  • SIT50107 Diploma of Tourism
  • TLI50107 Diploma of Logistics
  • UEE22107 Certificate II in Sustainable Energy (Career Start)
  • UEG20106 Certificate II in Utilities Industry Operations
  • Certificate IV in ESI Generation
  • UEP50106 Diploma of ESI Generation (SystemsOperations)
  • Certificate IV in ESI
  • UEE30807 Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
  • Certificate IV in Electrotechnology Renewable Energy
  • UEE21507 Certificate II in Renewable Energy
  • UEE32007 Certificate III in Renewable Energy (ELV)
  • UEE41607 Certificate IV in Renewable Energy
  • UTE20504 Certificate II in Electrotechnology Servicing
  • UEE50707 Diploma of Renewable Energy Engineering
  • UEE60907 Advanced Diploma of Renewable Energy Engineering
  • UEE61007 Advanced Diploma of Renewable Energy Technology
  • UTE50601 Diploma of Electrotechnology Renewable Energy
  • UTE10202 Certificate I in Sustainable Energy (Electrotechnology)
  • UEE41007 Certificate IV in Energy Management and Control
  • CPC40108 Certificate IV in Building and Construction
  • UEE61307 Advanced Diploma Electrical Technology

Units of competency

  • BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBSUS301A Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBSUS501A Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • CPCCPB3015A Install acoustic and thermal environmental protection systems
  • CPCCCM1002A Work effectively and sustainably in the construction industry
  • UEENEEK042A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • UEPOPS356A Apply Environmental and Sustainable Energy Procedures
  • UETTDREL01A Apply environmental and sustainable energy procedures
  • CPCCPB3015A Install acoustic and thermal environmental protection systems
  • CPCCSV5013A Apply principles of energy efficient design to buildings
  • CPCCBC5012A Manage the application and monitoring of energy conservation and management practices and processes
  • CPCCBC6010A Plan, develop and implement building or construction energy conservation and management practices and processes
  • UEENEEE074B Write specifications for renewable energy engineering projects
  • UEENEEJ021B Monitor and adjust energy management systemson refrigeration systems
  • UEENEEJ036B Evaluate and report on energy management
  • UEENEEJ047B Audit energy use for a commercial HVAC/R systems
  • UEENEEK010B Coordinate maintenance of renewable energy apparatus and systems
  • UEENEEK012B Provide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in domestic premises
  • UEENEEK013B Apply sustainable energy practice in daily activities
  • UEENEEK014B Promote sustainable energy practice in the community
  • UEENEEK015B Verify compliance and functionality of renewable energy installations
  • UEENEEK022B Plan renewable energy projects
  • UEENEEK029B Design renewable energy heating systems
  • UEENEEK039B Design stand-alone renewable energy systems
  • UEENEEK040B Develop engineering solution to renewable energy problems
  • UEENEEK041B Develop strategies for effective energy reduction in buildings
  • UEENEEK046A Design energy management controls for electrical installations in buildings
  • UETTDRIS23A Implement and monitor environmental and sustainable energy management policies and procedures
  • UTENES709A Design a renewable energy system
  • UTENES710A Plan the installation of renewable energy apparatus and systems
  • UTTNTD321B Comply with environmental and sustainable energy procedures

State accredited VET courses

  • 21882VIC Course in Carbon Accounting)
  • 2005VIC Course in Retrofitting Homes for Energy and Water Efficiency
  • 21968VIC Certificate IV in Sustainable Energy and Resource Efficiency Technologies
  • 21928VIC Vocational Graduate Certificate in Energy Efficiency for Facility Managers
  • 21876VIC Course in Electrical Energy Efficiency
  • 91276NSW Course in Renewable Energy On Farm – Application
  • 91275NSW Course in Renewable Energy On Farm – Maintenance
  • 39089QLD Diploma of Renewable Energy
  • 39088QLD Advanced Diploma of Renewable Energy
  • 21911VIC Vocational Graduate Certificate in Building Energy Analysis Professional (Non-residential)
  • T39271QLD Course in Designing Housing for Sustainable Living
  • 2202VIC Course in Sustainable Painting Practices
  • 91476NSW Course in Sustainable Private Native Forestry
  • 21969VIC Diploma of Sustainable Landscape Design
  • 91464NSW Advanced Diploma of Sustainable Building Design
  • 91259NSW Course in Sustainable Alternatives (Rainwater Tank Installation and Design)
  • 91141NSW Course in Sustainable Plumbing Practices
  • 91045NSW Graduate Certificate in Ecologically Sustainable Development
  • 21877VIC Graduate Certificate in Vocational Energy Efficient Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) Design
  • 21787VIC Diploma of Sustainable Environment Management
  • 21854VIC Course in Home Sustainability Assessment
  • 91412NSW Certificate IV in Environmental Monitoring and Technology
  • 91411NSW Diploma of Environmental Monitoring And Technology
  • 91267NSW Advanced Diploma of Applied Environmental Management
  • 21596VIC GreenPlumbers Environmental Solutions
  • 21877VIC Vocational Graduate Certificate in Energy Efficient HVAC design
  • 21645VIC Diploma of Sustainability
  • 21545VIC Graduate Certificate of Sustainability
  • Diploma of Carbon Management for Professionals
  • 21227VIC Diploma of Environmental Management (incorporating Cert IV in Environmental Technology)
  • Certificate IV in Home Sustainability Assessment (currently being developed by the Construction andPropertyServices ISC)

Source: Precision Consulting (2010) Energy Efficiency: Cross jurisdictional stocktake of current Energy Efficiency training courses, materials and industry support programs, Sustainability Victoria