Certificate IV in Instrumentation and Control
Instrumentation and Control course details
Course description and aims
This course is for those working in the instrumentation and control industry as
You will learn how to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair,
maintain and commission systems and devices for measurement and recording of
physical/chemical phenomenon and related process control systems.
Course outcomes and careers
Supervisor, electronic instrument tradesperson / instrument and process control
Completion of this qualification, with appropriate elective units, can provide
credit towards a Diploma of Instrumentation and Control Engineering or a Diploma
of Electronics and Communications Engineering.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
However, the Electrotechnology Training Package recommends typical language,
literacy and numeracy skill levels needed to successfully complete each
Competency Standard Unit undertaken within this qualification.
Learners should either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate
simulated workplace environments to achieve the completion requirements of this
Enrol at any location
You will need to attend approximately 2 hours of class over 2 days per week. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: 5:00pm to 8:30pm
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.
PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
Course fee needs to be calculated for individual students depending on credit transfers and RPL
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.
Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
The delivery schedule of the cert 4 Instrumentation & Control part time evening course starts at the beginning of stage 2, the majority of the students are qualified Electricians or Instrumentation Technicians who want to upskill and currently have work in industry.
Credit transfers and RPL for previous studies will apply so finish dates will vary.
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace||20|
|UEENEEI117A||Calibrate, adjust and test measuring instruments||40|
|UEENEEE124A||Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report||60|
|UEENEEI150A||Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers||60|
|UEENEEI152A||Develop, enter and verify programs in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition systems||60|
|UEENEEI151A||Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers.||60|
|UEENEEI139A||Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems||60|
|UEENEEP013A||Disconnect - reconnect control devices connected to low voltage installation wiring||54|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work||20|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components||40|
|UEENEEI124A||Fault find and repair analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems||60|
|UEENEEI111A||Find and rectify faults in process final control elements||40|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment||20|
|UEENEEK145A||Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures||20|
|UEENEEE117A||Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures||20|
|UEENEEI108A||Install instrumentation and control apparatus and associated equipment||20|
|UEENEEI107A||Install instrumentation and control cabling and tubing||20|
|UEENEEE038B||Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan||20|
|UEENEEI110A||Set up and adjust advanced PID process control loops||40|
|UEENEEI106A||Set up and adjust PID control loops||40|
|UEENEEI113A||Setup and configure Human-Machine Interface (HMI) and industrial networks||60|
|UEENEEE104A||Solve problems in d.c. circuits||72|
|UEENEEI103A||Solve problems in density/level measurement components and systems||40|
|UEENEEI104A||Solve problems in flow measurement components and systems||40|
|UEENEEE119A||Solve problems in multiple path extra low voltage (ELV) a.c. circuits||40|
|UEENEEI102A||Solve problems in pressure measurement components and systems||40|
|UEENEEI105A||Solve problems in temperature measurement components and systems||40|
|UEENEEH111A||Troubleshoot single phase input d.c. power supplies||40|
|UEENEEE107A||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications||40|
|UEENEEI101A||Use instrumentation drawings, specification, standards and equipment manuals||40|
|UEENEEI112A||Verify compliance and functionality of instrumentation and control installations||40|