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Gain a specialised post trade qualification and expand your employment opportunities!

This course will equip you with a fundamental understanding of the basics of instrumentation and the everyday role of installation, basic calibrating and communication. Gain skills to select, install, commission, fault-find and maintain electrical instrumentation equipment in buildings, premises and instrumentation systems and core instrumentation equipment for process and control. (Post trade qualification).

Career prospects include positions such as instrumentation person in mining, oil and gas, sugar milling, defence and engineering and manufacturing and processing industries. Course details

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Townsville Trade Training Centre

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Blended: up to 12 months / Self-paced theory and 1 week practical workshop

Course details


  • Full Fee $6,990
  • Subsidised $5,016
  • Concession $4,587

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Key dates

Townsville Trade Training Centre Any time Self-paced theory and 1 week practical workshop Blended

Entry requirements

To study this course you must be a trade qualified Electrician holding a current Electrical Worker's licence. You will need to provide a copy of your  Electrical Worker's licence, plus a letter from your employer stating you are working as an electrician.

Participants are only required to pay and enrol for the first three (3) subjects.


Townsville Trade Training Centre
763 Ingham Road
Townsville QLD 4818

Resources required

  • Steel-capped boots
  • Cotton drill long pants and shirt
  • Safety glasses


This program consists of flexible study however as part of the training there will be a requirement to attend the Townsville Trade Training Centre to undertake practical tasks within the course.  Classes may run with apprentices.

Residential dates run Monday to Friday (one week) 8.00 am to 5.00 pm:
12/02/2018 - 16/02/2018
05/03/2018 - 09/03/2018
21/05/2018 - 25/05/2018
25/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
22/10/2018 - 26/10/2018
26/11/2018 - 30/11/2018

Important Information

Must hold a current Queensland Electrical Worker's licence.


The requirements for granting this qualification will be met when competency is demonstrated and achieved for:

  • All the 26 Core competency standard units, and
  • A combination of Elective competency standard units to achieve a total weighting of 120 points in accordance with the Elective Competency Standard Units table
UEENEEE038B Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan Core
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace Core
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components Core
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits Core
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment Core
UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications Core
UEENEEE117A Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures Core
UEENEEE124A Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report Core
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work Core
UEENEEG006A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines Core
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits Core
UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations Core
UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits Core
UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits Core
UEENEEG103A Install low voltage wiring and accessories Core
UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations Core
UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations Core
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits Core
UEENEEG107A Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations Core
UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits Core
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits Core
UEENEEI101A Use instrumentation drawings, specification, standards and equipment manuals Core
UEENEEI102A Solve problems in pressure measurement components and systems Core
UEENEEI103A Solve problems in density/level measurement components and systems Core
UEENEEI104A Solve problems in flow measurement components and systems Core
UEENEEI105A Solve problems in temperature measurement components and systems Core
UEENEEK145A Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures Core
UEENEED101A Use computer applications relevant to a workplace Elective
UEENEEI106A Set up and adjust PID control loops Elective
UEENEEI107A Install instrumentation and control cabling and tubing Elective
UEENEEI150A Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers Elective
UEENEEI120A Provide solutions to problems in industrial control systems Elective


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If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.


The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Higher Level Skills Subsidy

The Higher Level Skills Subsidy is a one-off subsidy that offsets the cost of an eligible Certificate IV or higher courses.

You're eligible for the Higher Level Skills Subsidy if you:

  • Are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • Live in Queensland full time
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • And don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate IV or higher level qualification.
  • For some courses, you may also be required to hold a certificate 3 in a relevant industry field.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional costs

Please be aware that you will also be required to supply the following items at your cost:

  • Safety work boots
  • Cotton drill long sleeved shirts and long pants
  • Scientific calculator
  • Pens and other accessories


UEE40411 Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation

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  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

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By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Recognition of prior learning

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 12 April 2018

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