Strengthen your electronics knowledge and prepare to take your career to new heights as a licenced electrician in the modern industrial sector. Develop the fundamental skills to work in manufacturing, industrial automation, robotics and other emerging industries.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Develop digital and analogue circuits
Program industrial control systems
Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical equipment and circuits
Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories
Apply environmentally sustainable procedures
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Experience in installing appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
Skills to develop, enter and verify control programs for programmable logic controllers
The ability to find faults and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
Understanding of how to implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
Check the campus page for requirements to take this course as an apprenticeship
This course may also be offered as a non-apprenticeship
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To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Language, literacy, numeracy and communication skills at Year 10 level
An aptitude for technical work in industrial electronics and control systems
Ability to use advanced instruments and control systems
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:
Electronic Instrument Trades Workers (Special Class) install, modify, maintain and repair complex electronic instruments and control systems which involve a combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles.
Other jobs include: Machinery operator and driver, Industrial automation and control technician and Industrial electronics and control technician
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control 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 IV in Industrial Electronics and Control qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 1280 Weighting points, including 1080 core and 200 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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