Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications
Chisholm Institute, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Dandenong||No||Full-time internal, Part-time Block or Day Release, Part-time internal||
Year 11; or mature age entry
This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It provides competencies in audio/video, data systems and computer/network hardware, medical applications and communication aspects of electronic i.e. transmitters, communications medium/channel, receivers, attenuation, noise reduction. It includes detection/surveillance.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Apply OHS practices in the workplace; Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components; Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits; Solve problems in multiple path DC circuits; Implement and monitor OHS policies and procedures; Compile and produce an electrotechnology report; Document occupational hazards and risks in electronics; Carry out basic repairs to electronic apparatus by replacement of components; plus more and electives.
About Chisholm Institute, TAFE VICChisholm is one of the largest providers of education and training in Victoria. The Institute was named in 1998, in honour of Caroline Chisholm, the early Australian reformer and humanitarian.
Chisholm's modern campuses in the southeast of Melbourne are at: Dandenong (two locations), Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast as well as facilities in the centre of Melbourne and Pakenham.
Currently, Chisholm offers over 300 accredited, nationally recognised courses from certificates to bachelor degrees and graduate certificates - including its own degrees and pathways to partner university degrees. It also runs approximately 130 short courses for work skills (industry compliance and skills development), as well as lifestyle (self-improvement, recreation and hobby). Courses are developed in consultation with industry, and are designed to meet both current and predicted skill shortages.
Provider CRICOS: 00881F RTO code: 0260; HE
Certificate IVCourse code: UEE40711
- Full-time internal = 1.5 years
- Part-time Block or Day Release
- Part-time internal = 3 years
Year 11; or mature age entry
Life after Study
Broadcasting technicians install, start up, maintain and repair equipment used for the transmission and reception of television and radio broadcast signals. This includes transmitters, microphones, mixing desks, tape recorders, CD players, computers, television cameras and telecine equipment. They may also work on microwave and satellite equipment used for the transmission and reception of voice, data and images.
Electronics and communications technicians diagnose faults and repair electronic devices, including audiovisual, broadcast, business and medical equipment.