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Certificate II in Electronics

National ID: UEE21911 | State ID: A113

 

When you complete the Certificate II in Electronics, you will gain the knowledge and practical workshop skills to assemble and replace electronic components, troubleshoot DC circuits, use test equipment and utilise workplace health and safety and sustainability practices.

This course is ideal for students who wish to progress to further study in the Electro Technology arena, providing a foundation for entry to a range of studies in fields such as Electronics, Electrical Computer assembly and servicing, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Telecommunications Security and Fire Alarms.

Dual qualification: complete the A103 UEE20511 Certificate II in Computer Assembly and Repair, in the same time.

This dual certificate course provides you with knowledge in basic DC circuit theory, hand skills and practical skills for the assembly, installation, repair and re-assembly of electronic and computer equipment while working under supervision.

It provides a custom blend of DC circuit theory and mathematical skills, along with electronic component identification and handling procedures.  You will also gain skills related to hand soldering, component placement and mounting onto a printed wiring board. 

So whether you are a school leaver, someone wishing to “up-skill”, or a mature age student looking for a career change, this course will provide you with the skills you need to work in a wide range of fields.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this dual qualification could lead to an apprenticeship or employment as a technician’s trade assistant in these areas. Many employers regard basic training in electrical/electronic theory as a pre-requisite to employment in these fields.

 

Further Study Option(s) 

Certificate III, Certificate IV and Diploma in Electrotechnology qualifications with possible further pathways to universities

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

South Metro Tafe
Munster
One semester
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N

South Metro Tafe
Rockingham
One semester
N
N

South Metro Tafe
Thornlie
One semester
N
N

North Metro Tafe
Midland
One semester
N
N

Entrance requirements

Course Overview

Where Midland
Munster
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration
How Full-Time
When

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to gain entry level positions in sales and testing of electronic equipment or gain an apprenticeship/traineeship in electronic servicing. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

Further study opportunities:

Successful completion of this dual qualification could lead to an apprenticeship or employment as a technician’s trade assistant in these areas. Many employers regard basic training in electrical/electronic theory as a pre-requisite to employment in these fields.

 

Further Study Option(s) 

Certificate III, Certificate IV and Diploma in Electrotechnology qualifications with possible further pathways to universities

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

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Page last updated September 22, 2017