Explore ways to make machines move when using the right circuits. You'll be able to pursue your passions studying electronics with career pathways leading to many technologically advanced industries like medicine, aircraft, space travel, broadcasting and more.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Build and test basic electronic circuits
Conduct quality and functional tests on assembled electronic apparatus
Repair basic electronic apparatus faults through component replacement
Use computer applications relevant to the workplace
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited Certificate II qualification
The skills to construct a complex electronic control circuit
The ability to analyse voltages and currents using various test equipment
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.
This course is offered as a traineeship. Enquire today to check the eligibility requirements.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
An analytical approach to problem-solving
Good fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination
The ability to follow instructions
An aptitude for technical work
Literacy and numeracy skills at a Year 10 level or equivalent level of education
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like: electronics technician, broadcast engineer, mechatronics technician, radio technician, medical equipment maintenance, robotics technician and electronics assembly worker.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Certificate II in Electronics does not have any pre-requisite courses.
The Certificate II in Electronics does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Certificate II in Electronics qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 360 weighting points, including 240 core and 120 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
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