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Certificate III in Electronics and Communications

Career Area:Building Industries National Code:UEE30911
Certificate III in Electronics and CommunicationsBefore you enrol in this course you must contact the campus or campuses of your
choice for details of information sessions and other procedures that may apply.
Compulsory attendance at an information session may apply.

This course is for those who want to work in the electronics trade industry.
You will learn how to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and
maintain electronic equipment and devices at component/sub-assembly level with
options in communications, audio, video and TV, personal computer and networks,
security and custom installations.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

However, the Electrotechnology Training Package recommends typical language,
literacy and numeracy skill levels needed to successfully complete each
Competency Standard Unit undertaken within this qualification.

Learners should either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate
simulated workplace environments to achieve the completion requirements of this
course.

Career Pathways

Electronic equipment tradesperson, electronics and communications trade worker.

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
Various
Thanks for visiting! Hunter TAFE is taking enquiries for this course commencing in 2017.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time, part-time day or evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225

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Days and times of attendance are advised at enrolment. The 2017 Smart and Skilled fee will be published soon. As a guide

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $3,920.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled First Qualification Fee is $3,270.00

The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $240.00.You may be eligible for a fee exemption or concession which will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy of the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on the Hunter TAFE website.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on the Hunter TAFE website.
Local Entry Requirements

Apprentices will require work evidence to support competency based progression. Workplace evidence will need to be provided in journal form for both apprentice workplace activity and non-apprentice through workplace simulation at Hunter TAFE.

Other Information

This course is available for students with an approved apprenticeship or who meet eligibility requirements.

If you are still looking for an apprenticeship, you'll need to find an employer with a vacancy or interest in taking on apprentices. The Australian Apprenticeships Centre, Centrelink or your local employment agency will be able to provide you with details of employers like this.

For more information on how to become an apprentice visit The Australian Apprenticeships website: http://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/

For information to help you with on-the-job training, your employer, rules and regulations, job descriptions, competencies, trade certificates and more visit the State Training Services website http://www.training.nsw.gov.au/

Enquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: , , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! Hunter TAFE is taking enquiries for this course commencing in 2017.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time, part-time day or evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, with a mix of campus and online or in the workplace.

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

This course is also available as a Traineeship.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225
Proposed Timetable: Days and times of attendance are advised at enrolment.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: The 2017 Smart and Skilled fee will be published soon. As a guide

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $3,920.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled First Qualification Fee is $3,270.00

The 2016 Concession Fee for this course is $240.00.You may be eligible for a fee exemption or concession which will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Students can pay their fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy of the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on the Hunter TAFE website.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on the Hunter TAFE website.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Apprentices will require work evidence to support competency based progression. Workplace evidence will need to be provided in journal form for both apprentice workplace activity and non-apprentice through workplace simulation at Hunter TAFE.

Other Information

This course is available for students with an approved apprenticeship or who meet eligibility requirements.

If you are still looking for an apprenticeship, you'll need to find an employer with a vacancy or interest in taking on apprentices. The Australian Apprenticeships Centre, Centrelink or your local employment agency will be able to provide you with details of employers like this.

For more information on how to become an apprentice visit The Australian Apprenticeships website: http://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/

For information to help you with on-the-job training, your employer, rules and regulations, job descriptions, competencies, trade certificates and more visit the State Training Services website http://www.training.nsw.gov.au/

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.