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Certificate III in Electronics and Communications

Career Area:Building Industries Product Code:UEE30911-01V04 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.

Prior Learning

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

Career Pathways

Electronic equipment tradesperson, electronics and communications trade worker.

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.

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
01-02-2016 Part Time Day
8hrs/Week for 152 weeks
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To apply for this course, click APPLY NOW.

Students are also required to attend one of the following enrolment sessions to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building J, Ground Level 1, Room 7 (J1.7)
Or
Date: Thursday, 21 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building J, Ground Level 1, Room 12 (J1.7)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please contact us on 131 225 for the required pre-enrolment information.

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.

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Class will be on Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm Smart & Skilled NSW Appship: $2,000.00

The Apprenticeship Fee is $2,000.00

The Concession Fee for this course is $240.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption.
Your eligibility for a concession or exemption 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 Student Qualification Fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:

PPE Eye Protec:tion: $8.00.

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 this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.
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/

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Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 01-02-2016,
Study Options: Part Time Day, 8hrs/Week, weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To apply for this course, click APPLY NOW.

Students are also required to attend one of the following enrolment sessions to finalise their enrolment.

Date: Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building J, Ground Level 1, Room 7 (J1.7)
Or
Date: Thursday, 21 January 2016
Time: 10.00am
Location: Newcastle Campus, Building J, Ground Level 1, Room 12 (J1.7)

If you cannot attend the enrolment session please contact us on 131 225 for the required pre-enrolment information.

To enrol in this course one of the following is required as evidence of citizenship:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is accepted.

To assess eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer students are required to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW).

Students will also need to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit www.usi.gov.au

The following additional evidence is required to support applications for fee concessions or exemptions:
- A valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- Alternative evidence if you are a student with a disability, impairment or long term medical condition such as documentation supporting a Rehabilitation Plan.

Jobseekers are required to provide full details of their jobactive provider and jobseeker identification (JSID) number.

The Enrolment Readiness Checklist and other important enrolment information is available under the Students tab on this website.
Proposed Timetable: Class will be on Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart & Skilled NSW Appship: $2,000.00

The Apprenticeship Fee is $2,000.00

The Concession Fee for this course is $240.00. You may also be eligible for a fee exemption.
Your eligibility for a concession or exemption 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 Student Qualification Fee upfront or undertake a Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan which will commence at the time of enrolment. A copy the Hunter TAFE Instalment Plan Agreement can be found on this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.

Some programs at Hunter TAFE attract additional costs over and above the Student Qualification Fee, and include essential equipment that is retained by you on completion of your studies.

If enrolling in this course, students will need to purchase the following essential equipment. Estimated costs are listed below:

PPE Eye Protec:tion: $8.00.

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 this website under the Students tab, and then choose Fees and Charges.
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/