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Clusters of Units of Competency - Electrical & Mechanical Services

Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry – RPL clusters of units of competency, qualifications requirements and assessment methods
Based on the SCS formulated by the Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry, the RPL mechanism will be conducted in the form of clusters of units. Applicants may decide on the level of qualification for the clusters they wish to apply for recognition based on their prior working experience and relevant experience.


 
Electrical Engineering
Applicant's
previous work area
Name of Clusters
and Code (Level)
Years of service and
relevant working experience
Recognition methods Assessment Methods Application fees List of
Clusters

Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Low Voltage Electrical Installation
Low Voltage Electrical Installation
(Level 1)
EMELAA1A
One year of work experience related to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Low Voltage Electrical Installation
(Level 2)
EMELAA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Low Voltage Electrical Installation
(Level 3)
EMELAA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Low Voltage Electrical Installation
(Level 4)
EMELAA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least four years engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - High Voltage Electrical Installation
High Voltage Electrical Installation
(Level 4)
EMELBA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least four years engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities and at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to high voltage electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Design for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
Design for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 3)
EMELCA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Design for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 4)
EMELCA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least four years engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Design for High Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
Design for High Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 4)
EMELDA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least four years engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities and at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to high voltage electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Repair and Maintenance for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
Repair and Maintenance for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 2)
EMELEA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Repair and Maintenance for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 3)
EMELEA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Repair and Maintenance for Low Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 4)
EMELEA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least four years engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Repair and Maintenance for High Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
Repair and Maintenance for High Voltage Electrical Supply Facilities
(Level 4)
EMELFA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least four years engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities and at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to high voltage electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Repair and Maintenance for Electrical Equipment
Repair and Maintenance for Electrical Equipment
(Level 2)
EMELGA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Repair and Maintenance for Electrical Equipment
(Level 3)
EMELGA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Electrical and Mechanical Assembly
Electrical and Mechanical Assembly
(Level 2)
EMELHA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical and mechanical assembly Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Electrical and Mechanical Assembly
(Level 3)
EMELHA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical and mechanical assembly Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Motor Control Installation
Motor Control Installation
(Level 2)
EMELIA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Motor Control Installation
(Level 3)
EMELIA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with at least one year engaged in practical tasks relating to electrical supply facilities Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Electrical Installation Operation and Management
Electrical Installation Operation and Management
(Level 3)
EMELJA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with three years engaged in tasks relating to the operation and management of electrical installations Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Electrical Installation Operation and Management
(Level 4)
EMELJA4A
Six years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, with four years engaged in tasks relating to the operation and management of electrical installations Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00

  


Lift and Elevator Engineering
Applicant's
previous work area
Name of Clusters
and Code (Level)
Years of service and
relevant working experience
Recognition methods Assessment Methods Application fees List of
Clusters

 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Lift Installation
Lift Installation
(Level 1)
EMLEAA1A
One year of working experience in lift installation Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Lift Installation
(Level 2)
EMLEAA2A
Three years of working experience in lift installation Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Lift Installation
(Level 3)
EMLEAA3A
Five years of working experience in lift installation, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Escalator Installation
Escalator Installation
(Level 1)
EMLEBA1A
One year of working experience in escalator installation Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Escalator Installation
(Level 2)
EMLEBA2A
Three years of working experience in escalator installation Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Escalator Installation
(Level 3)
EMLEBA3A
Five years of working experience in escalator installation, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Lift Repair
Lift Repair
(Level 1)
EMLECA1A
One year of working experience in lift maintenance and repair Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Lift Repair(Machine Room & Lift Well Mechanical Installation)
Lift Repair(Machine Room & Lift Well Mechanical Installation)
(Level 2)
EMLECB2A
Three years of working experience in lift maintenance and repair Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Lift Repair(Machine Room & Lift Well Mechanical Installation)
(Level 3)
EMLECB3A
Five years of working experience in lift maintenance and repair, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Lift Repair(Electrical & Mechanical Installation)
Lift Repair(Electrical and Mechanical Installation)
(Level 2)
EMLECC2A
Three years of working experience in lift maintenance and repair Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Lift Repair(Electrical and Mechanical Installation)
(Level 3)
EMLECC3A
Five years of working experience in lift maintenance and repair, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Escalator Repair
Escalator Repair
(Level 1)
EMLEDA1A
One year of working experience in escalator maintenance and repair Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Escalator Repair
(Level 2)
EMLEDA2A
Three years of working experience in escalator maintenance and repair Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Escalator Repair
(Level 3)
EMLEDA3A
Five years of working experience in escalator maintenance and repair, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Lift Testing
Lift Testing
(Level 1)
EMLEEA1A
One year of working experience in lift testing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Lift Testing
(Level 2)
EMLEEA2A
Three years of working experience in lift testing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Lift Testing
(Level 3)
EMLEEA3A
Five years of working experience in lift tesing, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


 Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Escalator Testing
Escalator Testing
(Level 1)
EMLEFA1A
One year of working experience in escalator testing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Escalator Testing
(Level 2)
EMLEFA2A
Three years of working experience in escalator testing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Escalator Testing
(Level 3)
EMLEFA3A
Five years of working experience in escalator tesing, including one year in supervision Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

  


Plumbing Engineering
Applicant's
previous work area
Name of Clusters
and Code (Level)
Years of service and
relevant working experience
Recognition methods Assessment Methods Application fees List of
Clusters

Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pipe Installation
Pipe Installation
(Level 1)
EMPDAA1A
One year of work experience in plumbing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Pipe Installation
(Level 2)
EMPDAA2A
Three years of work experience in plumbing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Pipe Installation
(Level 3)
EMPDAA3A
Five years of work experience in plumbing (including one year of supervisory experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Pipe Installation
(Level 4)
EMPDAA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including three years of supervisory experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pipe Testing
Pipe Testing
(Level 2)
EMPDBA2A
Three years of work experience in plumbing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Practices for Plumbing System
Practices for Plumbing System
(Level 2)
EMPDCA2A
Three years of work experience in plumbing Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pipe Repair and Maintenance
Pipe Repair and Maintenance
(Level 3)
EMPDDA3A
Five years of work experience in plumbing (including one year of supervisory experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Pipe Repair and Maintenance
(Level 4)
EMPDDA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including three years of supervisory experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pipe Testing
Pipe Testing
(Level 4)
EMPDEA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including three years of supervisory experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pipe Design
Pipe Design
(Level 2)
EMPDFA2A
Three years of work experience in plumbing (including two years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Pipe Design
(Level 3)
EMPDFA3A
Five years of work experience in plumbing (including three years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Pipe Design
(Level 4)
EMPDFA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including four years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pool Design
Pool Design
(Level 4)
EMPDGA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including four years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pool Installation
Pool Installation
(Level 4)
EMPDHA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including four years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pool Testing
Pool Testing
(Level 4)
EMPDIA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including four years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Pool Maintenance
Pool Maintenance
(Level 4)
EMPDJA4A
Six years of work experience in plumbing (including four years of relevant experience) Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
and
written test,
Interview
--- Competency assessment:HK$1,200.00

  


Welding
Applicant's
previous work area
Name of Clusters
and Code (Level)
Years of service and
relevant working experience
Recognition methods Assessment Methods Application fees List of
Clusters

Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Welding (MMAW)
Welding (MMAW)
(Level 2)
EMWEKA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which two years in electric welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Welding (MMAW)
(Level 3)
EMWEKA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which three years in electric welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Welding (OAW)
Welding (OAW)
(Level 2)
EMWELA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which two years in electric welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Welding (OAW)
(Level 3)
EMWELA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which three years in electric welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Welding (Automatic Butt Fusion Method)
Welding (Automatic Butt Fusion Method)
(Level 2)
EMWEMA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which two years in electric welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Welding (MIG)
Welding (MIG)
(Level 2)
EMWENA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which two years in MIG welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Welding (MIG)
(Level 3)
EMWENA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which three years in MIG welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Welding (TIG)
Welding (TIG)
(Level 2)
EMWEOA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which two years in TIG welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Welding (TIG)
(Level 3)
EMWEOA3A
Five years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which three years in TIG welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00


Electrical & Mechanical Services Industry - Welding (Welding Inspection)
Welding (Welding Inspection)
(Level 1)
EMWEPA1A
One year of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which six months in welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

Welding (Welding Inspection)
(Level 2)
EMWEPA2A
Three years of work experience in the Electrical and Mechanical Industry, of which two years in welding Verification of supporting documents
/ working experience
Interview Verification of supporting documents:HK$290.00 Or Competency assessment:HK$750.00

  

*The assessment fees only apply to practical assessments conducted in designated assessment centres. For those applicants who opt to take the practical assessments at their workplace, please refer to the RPL Assessment Fee Schedule for details of the assessment fees.