Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control
Charles Darwin University (CDU)
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An apprenticeship contract
This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It provides competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain systems and devices for measurement and recording of physical/chemical phenomena and related process control.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Fabricate, dismantle, assemble of utilities industry components; Solve problems in multiple path a.c. circuits; Use instrumentation drawings, specifications, standards and equipment manuals; Solve problems in pressure measurement circuits and systems; Install process instrumentation and tubing and control cabling; Find and rectify faults in process final control elements; Set up and configure human-machine interface (HMI) and industrial networks; plus more. Electives: Calibrate and test measuring instrumentation equipment; Set up scientific analysis measuring and control instruments; Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres; plus more.
About Charles Darwin University (CDU)Charles Darwin University is the major tertiary education and training and further education institution in the Northern Territory.
Originally established as a tertiary institution in 1974, it became the Northern Territory University in 1989 and the Charles Darwin University in 2003.
The main University campus is located at Casuarina in Darwin with campuses at Alice Springs and Palmerston. VET courses are also offered at Jabiru, Katherine, Nhulunbuy, Tennant Creek and Yulara Centres as well as at various remote community centres.
The University provides multi-sector education with Senior Secondary, TAFE and VET courses, higher education programs and research facilities.
CDU also deliver a number of courses through the Australian Centre for Indigenous Knowledges and Education (ACIKE), which is a joint initiative between Charles Darwin University (CDU) and the Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education (BIITE). The three main sites for delivery will be at the main ACIKE Hub CDU Casuarina campus and at the BIITE campuses at Batchelor and the Alice Springs Desert Peoples' Centre.
Provider CRICOS: 00300K (NT); 03286A (NSW) RTO code: Uni; 0373
Certificate IIICourse code: UEE31211
- Full-time internal = 4 years
23 core; plus electives
An apprenticeship contract
Life after Study
Electronics and communications technicians diagnose faults and repair electronic devices, including audiovisual, broadcast, business and medical equipment.
Instrument fitters assemble and install precise instruments that measure, indicate, transmit, record and control.
Instrumentation tradespersons install, modify, maintain and repair instrumentation used in measurement and control systems. These instruments measure and control temperature, pressure and flow in processes used in industries such as petro-chemical, mining, food and manufacturing.