Certificate IV in Electrical - Instrumentation

Apprentice and Traineeship Co, The

This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It is aimed at those working in the instrumentation and control industry. Students will learn how to select, install, commission, fault find and maintain electrical and instrumentation equipment in buildings and premises and instrumentation systems and core instrumentation equipment for process and control. This course meets the national Electrical Regulatory Authorities Council (ERAC) requirements for an unrestricted Electrician's License.

Entry Requirements:

Learners must either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate workplace environments to achieve the completion requirements of this course. There are no formal educational requirements for entry to this course, however a prospective learner's general education and competency level should be equivalent to the outcome of four to five years of secondary school.


27 core; plus elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Fabricate, dismantle and assemble utilities industry components; Solve problems in DC circuits; Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications; Compile and produce an electrotechnology/utilities report; Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work; Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits; Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits; Troubleshoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits; Implement and monitor energy sector policies and procedures for environmental and sustainable work practices; plus more. Plus electives.

Study Pathways:

Diploma of Electrical and Instrumentation; or Diploma of Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Established in 1986, The Apprentice and Traineeship Co is a Registered Training Organisation and an employer of more than 500 apprentices and trainees. Training ranges from entry level to post-trade in the areas of building, metals (welding/fabrication), and electrical.

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