UEE40711 Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications

UEE40711 - Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications

CRICOS Course Code: 102772G

UEE40711 - Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications qualification at APEIRO Institute provides competencies in audio/video, data systems, computer and network hardware, medical applications, and communication aspects of electronic such as transmitters, communications channel, receivers, attenuation, noise reduction.

Duration: 82 Weeks inc 16 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 Tradesperson
  • Electronics Instrument Trades Worker

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 16 Core units and 14 Elective units.

Core Units:

  • UEENEEC038B - Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
  • 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
  • UEENEEE117A - Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • UEENEEE124A - Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • 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
  • UEENEED102A* - Assemble, set-up and test computing devices 
  • UEENEED143A* - Install and configure a client computer operating system and software
  • UEENEEE107A* - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • UEENEEE110A - Develop and implement energy sector maintenance programs
  • UEENEEC004B - Prepare specifications for the supply of materials and equipment for electrotechnology projects
  • UEENEEC005B - Estimate electrotechnology projects
  • UEENEEH169A* - Solve problems in basic electronic circuits
  • UEENEEE114A - Supervise and coordinate energy sector work activities
  • UEENEEI155A* - Develop structured programs to control external devices

*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 IV in Electronics and Communications may give an opportunity to a learner to further their education elsewhere. Candidates wishing to proceed to further their education at an Australian University will be advised to contact the University directly for enrolment purposes.