You can work as an Electrical or Telecommunications Trades Assistant without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. Training may also be available through VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- telehandler ticket
- nbn accreditation
- construction induction card (white card)
- working at heights ticket
- elevated platform ticket
- working in confined spaces ticket
- forklift licence
- manual drivers licence
- national police check
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources