Refine your expertise and gain a deeper understanding of electronics and communications engineering in this exciting course. This technical course is designed for those looking to make a career change or for those ready for management roles in the industry.
This course is superseded.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 design briefs for electrotechnology projects
Commission, modify and redesign electronics and communications systems
Develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector
Manage risk and develop strategies and procedures
Apply safe work practices
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Skills to design and build electronics system projects using computer applications and digital and analog electronic components
Experience performing energy audits in the workplace
Gain problem solving experience in electrical and electronic circuits
Understand how to to troubleshoot circuits and electronic devices
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:
Effective communication skills
An aptitude for technical work
The ability to use hand tools
The ability to read technical documents, write reports and create documents using computer software
Skills to solve basic maths problems
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 engineer, Technical officer (electronic and communications engineering), Telecommunications technical officer, Communications engineering technician, Digital controls technical officer, Printed circuit board designer and Process control/telemetry technician
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering does not have any post-graduate 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 Advanced Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 2160 Weighting points, including 280 core and 1880 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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