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Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control

Career Area:Building Industries National Code:UEE40911
Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and ControlBefore 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 on industrial electronics and control
equipment.

You 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'. Learners meeting these
requirements within this course will be eligible to apply for a Certificate III
in Electrotechnology - Electrician qualification upon successful completion of
the necessary core, prerequisite and elective units.

The Certificate III in Electrotechnology - Electrician qualification meets PART
of the requirements for issue of a 'Qualified Supervisors Certificate -
Electrician' issued by NSW Fair Trading, which permits the holder to work
unsupervised on low voltage fixed wiring and equipment and to directly supervise
others undertaking this work.

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

Career Pathways

Electrician (special class)/supervisor, electronic instrument tradesperson.

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 Units of Competency Important Information
27-08-2018 Flexible
8hrs/Week for 28 weeks
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Please make an online enquiry or alternatively contact us on 131 225 if you are interested in enrolling in this course.

Details of eligibility for subsidised training are available here.

A valid Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required. Create your USI.

The following evidence is required to support your application for a training subsidy and must be provided at the time of enrolment:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate or
- For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is required.

For a concession or exemption evidence required is either a:
- valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- letter from a medical practitioner, appropriate government agency or specialised allied health professional indicating a clear additional need as a result of a disability.

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

Non NSW residents need to provide confirmation of employment in NSW.

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Classes will run on Tuesday and Wednesday, 5.30pm to 9.30pm or Tuesday, 8.30am to 5.00pm. Smart and Skilled Second Qual: $4,960.00

The 2018 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification: $4,260.00
Second Qualification: $4,960.00
Concession Fee: $240.00

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a Fee-Free Scholarship.

Your enrolment is not complete and you are not entitled to attend class and/or participate in training until you have paid either the relevant student fee, a concession fee or have been exempted from the student fee. You may have the option to pay your student fee in more than one instalment. The first payment is due when you enrol. More information on your rights and responsibilities can be found here

If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

If your employer is covering the cost of your fees, a letter of authority or purchase order is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • UEENEEC005B - Estimate electrotechnology projects
  • UEENEED104A - Use engineering applications software on personal computers
  • UEENEEE038B - Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE102A - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • UEENEEE104A - Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • UEENEEE105A - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • UEENEEE107A - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • UEENEEE117A - Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • UEENEEE137A - Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEENEEG006A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • UEENEEG033A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG063A - Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG101A - Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • UEENEEG102A - Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • UEENEEG103A - Install low voltage wiring and accessories
  • UEENEEG104A - Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
  • UEENEEG105A - Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG106A - Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • UEENEEG107A - Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG108A - Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG109A - Develop and connect electrical control circuits
  • UEENEEI124A - Fault find and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
  • UEENEEI139A - Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems
  • UEENEEI150A - Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • UEENEEI151A - Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • UEENEEK145A - Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
Other Information

To enrol in this course (or for further information) please contact the Head Teacher, Kyle Mounser on kyle.mounser2@tafensw.edu.au.

Pre-requisites for this course
Students need:
1) To be a licenced Electrician (Hold an Electrical Supervisors Certificate or Contractors Licence Electrical - Qualified)
or
2) Currently undertaking an Apprenticeship as an Electrician studying a Certificate III Electrotechnology Electrician qualification (UEE30811).

Apply NowEnquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester 27-08-2018,
Study Options: Flexible, 8hrs/Week, 28W weeks
How to Enrol: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

Please make an online enquiry or alternatively contact us on 131 225 if you are interested in enrolling in this course.

Details of eligibility for subsidised training are available here.

A valid Unique Student Identifier (USI) is required. Create your USI.

The following evidence is required to support your application for a training subsidy and must be provided at the time of enrolment:
- Australian green Medicare Card
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Naturalisation Certificate or
- For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa is required.

For a concession or exemption evidence required is either a:
- valid Centrelink Customer Reference Number (CRN) or DVA number with the date of grant or
- letter from a medical practitioner, appropriate government agency or specialised allied health professional indicating a clear additional need as a result of a disability.

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

Non NSW residents need to provide confirmation of employment in NSW.
Proposed Timetable: Classes will run on Tuesday and Wednesday, 5.30pm to 9.30pm or Tuesday, 8.30am to 5.00pm.
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled Second Qual: $4,960.00

The 2018 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification: $4,260.00
Second Qualification: $4,960.00
Concession Fee: $240.00

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a Fee-Free Scholarship.

Your enrolment is not complete and you are not entitled to attend class and/or participate in training until you have paid either the relevant student fee, a concession fee or have been exempted from the student fee. You may have the option to pay your student fee in more than one instalment. The first payment is due when you enrol. More information on your rights and responsibilities can be found here

If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

If your employer is covering the cost of your fees, a letter of authority or purchase order is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • UEENEEC005B - Estimate electrotechnology projects
  • UEENEED104A - Use engineering applications software on personal computers
  • UEENEEE038B - Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE102A - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • UEENEEE104A - Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • UEENEEE105A - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • UEENEEE107A - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • UEENEEE117A - Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • UEENEEE137A - Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEENEEG006A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • UEENEEG033A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG063A - Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG101A - Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • UEENEEG102A - Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • UEENEEG103A - Install low voltage wiring and accessories
  • UEENEEG104A - Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
  • UEENEEG105A - Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG106A - Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • UEENEEG107A - Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG108A - Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG109A - Develop and connect electrical control circuits
  • UEENEEI124A - Fault find and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
  • UEENEEI139A - Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems
  • UEENEEI150A - Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • UEENEEI151A - Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • UEENEEK145A - Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
Important Information: Other Information

To enrol in this course (or for further information) please contact the Head Teacher, Kyle Mounser on kyle.mounser2@tafensw.edu.au.

Pre-requisites for this course
Students need:
1) To be a licenced Electrician (Hold an Electrical Supervisors Certificate or Contractors Licence Electrical - Qualified)
or
2) Currently undertaking an Apprenticeship as an Electrician studying a Certificate III Electrotechnology Electrician qualification (UEE30811).

Wyong Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Units of Competency Important Information
Various Part Time Evening
Thanks for visiting! Please make an online enquiry if you are interested in this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study Part Time. 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.

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

Alternatively call us on 131 601

18WYO-999

Classes will be advised Smart and Skilled Second Qual: $4,960.00

The 2018 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification: $4,260.00
Second Qualification: $4,960.00
Apprenticeship Fee: $2,000.00
Concession Fee: $240.00

You may be eligible for fee free apprenticeship training. Your eligibility will be verified at enrolment.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a Fee-Free Scholarship.

Your enrolment is not complete and you are not entitled to attend class and/or participate in training until you have paid either the relevant student fee, a concession fee or have been exempted from the student fee. You may have the option to pay your student fee in more than one instalment. The first payment is due when you enrol. More information on your rights and responsibilities can be found here

If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

If your employer is covering the cost of your fees, a letter of authority or purchase order is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are at the student’s own expense.

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • UEENEEC001B - Maintain documentation
  • UEENEEE038B - Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE102A - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • UEENEEE104A - Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • UEENEEE105A - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • UEENEEE107A - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • UEENEEE117A - Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • UEENEEE137A - Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEENEEG006A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • UEENEEG033A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG063A - Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG101A - Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • UEENEEG102A - Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • UEENEEG103A - Install low voltage wiring and accessories
  • UEENEEG104A - Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
  • UEENEEG105A - Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG106A - Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • UEENEEG107A - Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG108A - Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG109A - Develop and connect electrical control circuits
  • UEENEEI119A - Set up industrial field control devices
  • UEENEEI124A - Fault find and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
  • UEENEEI139A - Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems
  • UEENEEI150A - Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • UEENEEI151A - Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • UEENEEK145A - Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
Other Information

Pre-requisites for this course. Students need: 1) To be a licenced Electrician (Hold an Electrical Supervisors Certificate or Contractors Licence Electrical - Qualified) OR currently undertaking an Apprenticeship as an Electrician studying a Certificate III Electrotechnology Electrician qualification (UEE30811).

To plan for your enrolment session please refer to the Course Enrolment Guide.

Enquire Now
Wyong Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: Part Time Evening, , weeks
How to Enrol: Thanks for visiting! Please make an online enquiry if you are interested in this course.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study Part Time. 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.

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

Alternatively call us on 131 601
Proposed Timetable: Classes will be advised
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Smart and Skilled Second Qual: $4,960.00

The 2018 Smart and Skilled prices for this qualification are:

First Qualification: $4,260.00
Second Qualification: $4,960.00
Apprenticeship Fee: $2,000.00
Concession Fee: $240.00

You may be eligible for fee free apprenticeship training. Your eligibility will be verified at enrolment.

Some students may be eligible for a fee exemption or a Fee-Free Scholarship.

Your enrolment is not complete and you are not entitled to attend class and/or participate in training until you have paid either the relevant student fee, a concession fee or have been exempted from the student fee. You may have the option to pay your student fee in more than one instalment. The first payment is due when you enrol. More information on your rights and responsibilities can be found here

If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 to find out how we can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

If your employer is covering the cost of your fees, a letter of authority or purchase order is required.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation are at the student’s own expense.
Units of Competency:

This is an indication of what Units of Competency may be studied in this qualification, and will be confirmed prior to enrolment. To discuss with a member of our team, submit an enquiry online or call 131 225.


  • UEENEEC001B - Maintain documentation
  • UEENEEE038B - Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE102A - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • UEENEEE104A - Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • UEENEEE105A - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
  • UEENEEE107A - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • UEENEEE117A - Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • UEENEEE137A - Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEENEEG006A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • UEENEEG033A - Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG063A - Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG101A - Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • UEENEEG102A - Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • UEENEEG103A - Install low voltage wiring and accessories
  • UEENEEG104A - Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
  • UEENEEG105A - Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG106A - Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • UEENEEG107A - Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
  • UEENEEG108A - Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • UEENEEG109A - Develop and connect electrical control circuits
  • UEENEEI119A - Set up industrial field control devices
  • UEENEEI124A - Fault find and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
  • UEENEEI139A - Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems
  • UEENEEI150A - Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • UEENEEI151A - Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
  • UEENEEK145A - Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
Important Information: Other Information

Pre-requisites for this course. Students need: 1) To be a licenced Electrician (Hold an Electrical Supervisors Certificate or Contractors Licence Electrical - Qualified) OR currently undertaking an Apprenticeship as an Electrician studying a Certificate III Electrotechnology Electrician qualification (UEE30811).

To plan for your enrolment session please refer to the Course Enrolment Guide.

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.