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Certificate II in Electronics UEE21911

Overview

Are you interested in working in the electronics industry?

If the answer is yes, you could be on your way to possibly gaining an apprenticeship/traineeship. This course delivers the basic foundations and workplace safety skills so you can begin a career in this industry. You will study at CITs custom built electronics facility to develop and practice your skills to industry standard with the most up-to-date technology and equipment in a supportive learning environment.

Qualification: Certificate II in Electronics UEE21911
Program No: C2-FE27
Campus: CIT Fyshwick 
Duration: 2 semesters part-time (approx. 7 hours per week)
Cost:

Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. In addition, a Service and Amenities fee of $40 will be payable each semester. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance

Likely Job Outcome: Work at entry level in the electronics trade industry.
Application Type: Register Your Interest
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Subject Information

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  • UEENEEE038B Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
    • CIT Code: ELEC758
      Cost: $40.00
      Description: This unit covers the application of skills and knowledge in taking responsibility for one's own competency development. It encompasses understanding the structure of a competency development plan, participating the development of a personal competency development plan, understanding responsibilities and obligation under competency development plan, following activities for developing competency, self-monitoring competency development and meeting trainee obligations for periodic reporting of competency development activities.

      Prerequisites: Nil
  • UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
    • CIT Code: OHSS433
      Cost: $40.00
      Description: This unit specifies the mandatory requirements of occupational health and safety and how they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses responsibilities for health and safety, risk management processes at all operative levels and adherence to safety practices as part of the normal way of doing work.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
    • CIT Code: ELEC754
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit covers basic fitting and fabrication techniques as they apply in the various utilities industry work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand, fixed and portable power tools; cutting, shaping joining and fixing using metallic and non-metallic materials; dismantling and assembling equipment; basic mechanical measurement and marking-out and reading drawings/diagrams.

      Prerequisites: OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits
    • CIT Code: ELEC855
      Cost: $160.00
      Description: This unit covers determining correct operation of single source d.c. series, parallel and series-parallel circuits and providing solutions as they apply to various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses working safely, problem solving procedures, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in single and multiple path circuits.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
    • CIT Code: ELEC1226
      Cost: $40.00
      Description: This unit covers identifying occupational health and safety hazard and risks and documenting control measures. It encompasses identifying workplace hazards, assigning levels of risk, developing control measures to eliminate and/or mitigate risks, reviewing risk control measures and maintaining documentation of hazards, risk control measures and their application in accordance with compliance procedures.
      Prerequisites: OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEH102A Repair basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
    • CIT Code: ELEC861
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit deals the replacement of electronic components, cabling and sub systems of electronic apparatus. It encompasses safe working practices, following written and oral instruction and procedures, basic testing and techniques, dismantling and assembling apparatus and disconnecting and reconnecting components.
      Prerequisites:

      OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

      ELEC 754 UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

  • UEENEEK142A Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
    • CIT Code: ELEC774
      Cost: $40.00
      Description: This competency standard unit requires the worker to undertake methods of work practice that minimises energy and material usage and to seek energy reduction strategies in the energy sector workplace. The unit seeks to minimise negative impacts on the environment.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • UEENEEA102A Select electronic components for assembly
    • CIT Code: ELEC1222
      Cost: $40.00
      Description: This unit covers identifying and selecting electronic components for assembly from job specifications. It encompasses working safely, interpreting job specifications, identifying components by colour code and markings and following quality procedures and work instructions.
      Prerequisites: OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEA106A Use lead-free soldering techniques
    • CIT Code: ELEC1211
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit covers connecting/de-connecting electronic components using lead-free soldering. It encompasses working safely, high reliability soldering/de-soldering, checking components against job specifications, testing and following quality procedures.
      Prerequisites: OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
    • CIT Code: ELEC756
      Cost: $40.00
      Description:

      This unit covers fixing, securing and mounting techniques as apply in the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the safe use of hand and portable power tools, safe lifting techniques, safe use of ladders and elevated platforms and the selection and safe application of fixing devices and supporting accessories/equipment.

      Prerequisites: OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
    • CIT Code: ELEC757
      Cost: $80.00
      Description: This unit covers the use of drawings, diagrams, cable schedules, standards, codes and specifications as they apply to the various electrotechnology work functions. It encompasses the rudiments for communicating with schematic, wiring and mechanical diagrams and equipment and cable/connection schedules, manuals, site and architectural drawings and plans showing the location of services, apparatus, plant and machinery and understanding the use and format of compliance standards and job specifications
      Prerequisites: OHSS 433 UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

Related Courses

Diploma Electronics and Communications Engineering UEE50511
Certificate III Electronics and Communications Engineering UEE30911
Statement Attainment training Restricted Electrical Disconnect - Reconnect [extract from UEE32211]

More Information

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