TAFE NSW

Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control - UEE40911

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 who want to work on industrial electronics and control equipment. Students will learn how to select, install, commission, fault find and maintain equipment and systems for the control of plant, machines and processes. This course meets the national Electrical Regulatory Authorities Council (ERAC) requirements for an unrestricted 'Electrician's License'.

Subjects

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Develop detailed electrical drawings
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
  • Maintain documentation
  • 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
  • Estimate electrotechnology projects
  • Set up industrial field control devices
  • Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power supplies
  • Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
  • Install and modify performance data communication copper cabling
  • Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • Install and maintain the integrity of fixed gas detection equipment
  • 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
  • Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems
  • Attend to breakdowns in hazardous areas - gas atmospheres
  • Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services
  • 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
  • Develop structured programs to control external devices
  • Report on the integrity of explosion-protected equipment in a hazardous area
  • Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
  • Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus
  • Find and repair faults in LV d.c. electrical apparatus and circuits
  • Carry out low voltage electrical field testing and report findings

Study pathways

Not applicable.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Meadowbank Campus No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Newcastle Campus No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
Port Macquarie Campus No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks
St George College, Main Campus Domestic: $16,060
No
  • Part-time : 2 years
Wyong Campus No
  • Part-time : 36 weeks

Fee comments

Campuses: Meadowbank Campus, St George College, Main Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Fees for this unit will be calculated based upon units of competency already completed by the student in previous studies.

Campuses: Wyong Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- a scientific calculator- pens, pencils- drawing instruments- A4 ruled notebooks- safety glasses- hearing protection- safety boots- appropriate work clothing- AS/NZS 3000:2018- AS/NZS 3008.1.1:2017Recommended text references: - Electrical Principles by Peter Phillips and Electrical Trade Practices by Ralph Berry, Phillip ChadwickOr- Electrical Trade Principles by Jeffrey Hampson and Steven Hanssen and Electrotechnology Practice by Jeffrey Hampson and Steven HanssenOr - Electrical Principles for the Electrical Trades Vol 1 & Vol 2 - Jim Jenneson Et Al. and Electrical Wiring Practice Vol 1 & Vol 2 - Keith Pethebridge, Ian Neeson and Paul Lowe

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