UEE30911 Certificate III in Electronics and Communications

UEE30911 - Certificate III in Electronics and Communications

CRICOS Course Code: 102771H

UEE30911 - Certificate III in Electronics and Communications qualification at APEIRO Institute provides competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electronic equipment and devices at component/sub-assembly level with options in communications, audio, video and TV, personal computer and networks, security and custom installations.

Duration: 69 Weeks inc 18 weeks holidays.
Classes are rostered for 20 hours per week + Self directed study
Location: Perth Campus, Melbourne Campus, Sydney Campus
Study Modes: Classroom based, face-to-face
Fees and Intakes

Career Outcome

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Electronics and Communications Tradesperson
  • Electronic Equipment Tradesperson
  • Custom Electronics Installations Technician

Recognition Of Prior Learning(RPL):

An application can be made for RPL if you believe that you have already gained the necessary skills and competencies through work or previous learning. An RPL application form is available upon request and you will be required to provide supporting documents. The application will be processed and an assessment made in accordance with the APEIRO Institute RPL and AQF Recognition Policy and Procedure.

Entry Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or above AND
  • Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent AND
  • IELTS Academic Test Score of at least 5.5 or Equivalent (Not Applicable for Australian Residents)

Course Content:

This course consists of 14 Core units and 9 Elective units.

Core Units:

  • UEENEEC021B - Participate in electronics and communications work and comptency development activities
  • UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • UEENEEE102A* - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • UEENEEE104A* - Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • UEENEEE137A* - Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • UEENEEH102A* - Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components
  • UEENEEH114A* - Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus
  • UEENEEH139A* - Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits
  • UEENEEH111A* - Trouble single phase input d.c. power supplies
  • UEENEEH112A* - Troubleshoot digital sub-systems
  • UEENEEH113A* - Troubleshoot amplifiers in electronic apparatus
  • UEENEEH138A* - Fault find and repair complex power supplies
  • UEENEEH146A* - Solve fundamental electronic communications system problems
  • UEENEEK142A - Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

Elective Units:

  • UEENEEC001B - Maintain Documentation
  • UEENEEC010B - Deliver a service to customers
  • UEENEED101A* - Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
  • UEENEEA101A* - Assemble electronic components
  • UEENEEA102A* - Select electronic components for assembly
  • UEENEED143A* - Install and configure a client computer operating system and software
  • UEENEEE107A* - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • UEENEEH169A* - Solve problems in basic electronic circuits

*Prerequisites Apply


A range of assessment methods are used during this course to give you an opportunity to demonstrate your skills. We use a range of assessment activities that meet the diverse needs of our students. Some of these include:

  • Case studies / Scenarios
  • Projects / Presentations
  • Oral / Written questioning
  • Observation / Demonstration
  • 3rd Party Report

What Next

Successful completion of Certificate III in Electronics and Communications may give an opportunity to a learner to apply for Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications in APEIRO Institute or elsewhere. Candidates wishing to proceed to further their education at an Australian University will be advised to contact the University directly for enrolment purposes.