Advanced Diploma of Electrical - Engineering

TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Electrotechnology Training Package. It is for those working in the field of electrical engineering as a technician. The course provides competencies to design and validate and evaluate electrical equipment and systems, manage risk, estimate and manage projects and provide technical advice and sales. It includes ERAC requirements for an electrician's licence. Learners who elect to complete subgroup 1 of the core competency standard units meet the NSW Office of Fair Trading licensing requirements for issuing a Qualified Supervisor's Certificate - Electrician. This permits the holder to work unsupervised on low voltage fixed wiring and equipment and to directly supervise others in this work.

Entry Requirements:

Learners must either be in relevant employment or have access to appropriate simulated workplace environments. Applicants should have a general education and competency level equivalent to the outcome of 4 - 5 years of secondary school.

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Use engineering applications software on personal computers; Apply methods to maintain currency of industry developments; Manage risk in electrotechnology activities; Write specifications for electrical engineering projects; Apply physics to solving electrotechnology engineering problems; Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components; Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems; plus more and electives.

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hunter - Newcastle No info No
Western Sydney - Mount Druitt No info Yes Full time 1.5 years
Western Sydney - Mount Druitt No info Yes Part time
South Western Sydney - Granville No info No

About Us

TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer over 1,200 courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students and are ranked the number two higher education provider in NSW for teaching quality, skills learned and overall satisfaction.  (Qilt.edu.au

From beauty salons to auto shops, restaurants to IT networking labs, VR to TV studios, our facilities are state-of-the-art and are designed to give you real-world knowledge.

Be doing what you love on campuses built with you in mind.

TAFE NSW Student Services 

Each TAFE NSW campus has a range of services and dedicated facilities to assist you through your study experience.

  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
  • Libraries
  • Tutorials
  • Careers advice
  • Help with finding a job
  • Résumé writing and preparing for a job interview
  • Counselling for study and other personal matters
  • Cafés
  • Childcare facilities
  • Student parking.

Please note: Not all TAFE NSW locations have all of these services. To find out the services in your location, give us a call on 131 601 or visit www.tafensw.edu.au.

TAFE NSW provides...

  • Industry-standard training facilities
  • Professional teachers with real-world experience
  • Courses that are developed with industry partners
  • Pathways to higher education
  • Student support services.

 TAFE NSW teachers...

  • Are dedicated, supportive and friendly
  • Teach in small class sizes
  • Use up-to-date teaching materials and equipment
  • Have educational and industry qualifications and experience.

 TAFE NSW locations

  • Thirty-two campuses in metropolitan Sydney
  • Ninety-eight campuses in cities and towns around regional NSW
  • Modern facilities and equipment
  • Friendly and relaxed campus lifestyle
  • Region-specific courses and activities
  • Easy public transport options.

 

 

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