Course Start Date
01 Feb 2021
16 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally recognised Certificate II in Electronics gives your career as a technician a kick-start. Begin your journey on a study pathway towards Certificate III training courses and gain the transferrable skills and knowledge you need in the evolving electonics industry.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Solve problems in electronic circuits
- Set up, test and repair basic electronic apparatus
- Fabricate, assemble and dismantle industry components
- Replace components
- Apply and adhere to safe work practices and regulations
- Apply environmentally sustainable procedures to your work
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead in this field:
- Attention to detail
- An analytical approach to problem solving
- Fine motor skills
- The ability to follow instructions
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate II level
- A strong pathway to further study including a Certificate III in Electronics and Communications
- Electronics tradesperson
- Telecommunications trades assistant
GROW YOUR CAREER
From this course, there are a number of study pathways for you to choose from, including:
- Certificate III in Electronics and Communications
- Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control
- Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering
- Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electronics
The Electrical Services industry is one of the largest specialist construction industries in Australia and is forecast to generate $22.8 billion in revenue in 2019/20, growing by an average of 1.9% per year to 2024/25.
Significant investments in renewable energy projects, ongoing investments in telecommunication infrastructure and advances in technology will continue to support demand for
This course is superseded.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.
To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
|Tuesday, 8 December 2020||12.00pm to 6.00pm||Newcastle TAFE Campus, Building J, Level 1, Room 7|
|Thursday, 10 December 2020||12.00pm to 6.00pm||Newcastle TAFE Campus, Building J, Level 1, Room 7|
|Tuesday, 19 January 2021||12.00pm to 6.00pm||Newcastle TAFE Campus, Building J, Level 1, Room 7|
|Thursday, 21 January 2021||12.00pm to 6.00pm||Newcastle TAFE Campus, Building J, Level 1, Room 7|
Please Note: You may drop in at any time during these information sessions.
This is a full time, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 16 hours of class per week, over 2 days a week, for 15 weeks.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- are trainees and non-trainees who wish to gain knowledge and experience in examination of and testing machines, equipment, instruments, and electronic control and monitoring systems to diagnose faults.
Participants will be able to use their knowledge of digital and analogue Electronics to assist Electronics trade workers as they troubleshoot, repair, maintain, upgrade, program and repurpose equipment in many industrial, commercial and consumer settings.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
Tutorial support is offered on Wednesday evenings by Subject Matter Experts within the teaching section.
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID-19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Thursday from 8.00am to 4.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- Personal Protective Equipment (Non-tinted Safety Glasses). These are available on campus for a fee of $8.00
- Stationary (including a scientific calculator - approximately $25)
- Solder-free prototyping breadboard approximately $20.00
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.
Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place.
As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details.
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components|
|UEENEEE038B||Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan|
|UEENEEH102A||Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components|
|UEENEEE104A||Solve problems in d.c. circuits|
|UEENEEA101A||Assemble electronic components|
|UEENEEP024A||Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment|
|UEENEEA106A||Use lead-free soldering techniques|
Electronic trades assistant.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Enrol Now
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