TAFE NSW

Certificate IV in Electrical - Instrumentation - UEE40411

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

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.

Structure

  • 27 core
  • plus elective

Subjects

  • Install instrumentation and control apparatus and associated equipment
  • Provide solutions to pneumatic-hydraulic system operations
  • Provide quotations for installation or service jobs
  • Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • Maintain operation of electrical marine equipment and systems
  • Setup and configure Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and industrial networks
  • Install instrumentation and control cabling and tubing
  • Maintain operation of electrical mining equipment and systems
  • Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • Fault find and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
  • Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • Develop and connect electrical control circuits
  • Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations - coal mining
  • Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • Solve problems in temperature measurement components and systems
  • Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - pressurisation
  • Use and maintain the integrity of a portable gas detection device
  • Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - coal mining
  • Perform CPR
  • Solve problems in density/level measurement components and systems
  • Solve problems in pressure measurement components and systems
  • Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations - dust atmospheres
  • Conduct visual inspection of hazardous areas installations
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
  • Assemble, enter and verify operating instructions in microprocessor equipped devices
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • Set up and adjust PID control loops
  • Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - gas atmospheres
  • Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
  • Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - coal mining
  • Plan the electrical installation of integrated systems
  • Maintain documentation
  • Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - dust atmospheres
  • Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • Use engineering applications software on personal computers
  • Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - coal mining
  • Develop, enter and verify programs in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition systems
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • Install low voltage wiring and accessories
  • Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • Solve problems in flow measurement components and systems
  • Deliver a service to customers
  • Solve problems in polyphase electronic power control circuits
  • Find and rectify faults in process final control elements
  • Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - pressurisation
  • Set up industrial field control devices
  • Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power supplies
  • Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • Develop electrical integrated systems
  • Conduct testing of hazardous area installations - pressurisation
  • Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
  • Conduct testing of hazardous areas installations - gas atmospheres
  • Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • Maintain equipment in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
  • Install and maintain the integrity of fixed gas detection equipment
  • Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - dust atmospheres
  • Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • Use instrumentation drawings, specification, standards and equipment manuals
  • Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
  • Install explosion-protected equipment and wiring systems - pressurisation
  • Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems
  • Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
  • Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
  • Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • Provide solutions to fluid circuit operations
  • Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - dust atmospheres
  • Work safely in the construction industry
  • Solve problems in single phase electronic power control circuits
  • Provide solutions to problems in industrial control systems
  • Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area
  • Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
  • Set up and adjust advanced PID process control loops
  • Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus

Study pathways

Not applicable.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Newcastle Campus No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Ultimo College, Main Campus.

SMART AND SKILLED FEESThis course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligiblePAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCEFees: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/feesPayment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-fundingRECOGNITIONRecognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.Find out more about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers.

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