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Certificate III in Electronics and Communications

National Course Code: UEE30911

TAFE NSW Course Number: UEE30911-01V04

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Full Time

Start Date:
5 Feb 2018


3 years

Nominal Hours:

Full Fee: $13,590
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: Contact college

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised
  • Apprenticeship

Contact by Training Services NSW

If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

Before 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.

This course is for apprentices and trainees

To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

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

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

Electronic equipment tradesperson, electronics and communications trade worker.

UEENEED102A Assemble, set-up and test computing devices
UEENEEH102A Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
UEENEEH138A Fault find and repair complex power supplies
UEENEEH172A Troubleshoot communication systems
MSS402040A Apply 5S procedures
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEH113A Troubleshoot amplifiers in an electronic apparatus
UEENEEH167A Commission electronics and communications systems
UEENEEC010B Deliver a service to customers
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEH114A Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus
UEENEEH168A Modify - redesign of electronics and communications systems
UEENEEC021B Participate in electronics and communications work and competency development activities
UEENEEF114A Set up and configure basic data communication systems
UEENEEH118A Fault find and repair electronic apparatus
UEENEEH169A Solve problems in basic electronic circuits
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEH112A Troubleshoot digital sub-systems
UEENEEH146A Solve fundamental electronic communications system problems
UEENEEK142A Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEH111A Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power supplies
UEENEEH139A Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits
UEENEEI116A Assemble, enter and verify operating instructions in microprocessor equipped devices

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

Non-government subsidised fee$13,590

Apprenticeships: To be eligible for the Smart and Skilled Apprentice fee you must be a registered Apprentice.

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

A one-off materials charge of $50.00 is required for materials for this qualification.

Learners may be required to pay a fee to re-sit assessments if they fail a competency. Learners should discuss additional attempts at the unit of competency with their teacher. Re-sits will be scheduled as appropriate throughout the duration of the qualification.

When enrolling under a Smart and Skilled entitlement and where you are eligible for 100% credit from previous studies, your student fee contribution will be zero. However, you will be required to pay an administration fee for the production of your testamur.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 5 Feb 2018

Full Time: 16 hours per week x 3 Years

At least one full day per week. The timetable will be clarified at the student information sessions.

To register your interest in the course please click the Register Now button or call 131 870

Your detailed timetable will be available from Monday, 29 January 2018, between 10 am and 5 pm, in Building C, First Floor.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au .If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

Did you know as a WSI/OTEN student you have unlimited access to lynda.com which is an online library of video courses in software, design, technology, communication, learning and business. These skills can help you to achieve your study goals. Visit tafe.ws/lynda to get started.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

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