Enrich your career in electrotechnology with this high-level course and gain the advanced skills and knowledge required to work as a senior technical officer.
UEE62211 Advanced Diploma of Electrical - Engineering
Redefine your career in electrotechnology with this high-level course. Develop the advanced skills and specialist knowledge required to work as a senior technical officer. Enhance your job prospects and earning potential by upgrading your existing electrical engineering skill set with this practical course.
You will develop extensive skills and knowledge in varied facets of the electrical industry, from supervisory workplace health and safety through to solving problems in electrical distribution and protection. You will also gain skills in project management, engineering mathematics, report and specification writing, and engineering software applications. Our experienced teachers are embedded in industry and ready to help you get to the forefront of the workforce.
Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to work in the electrical technology sector as senior technical officer. The core units of this qualification also meet the prescribed requirements for an Engineering Associate membership with Engineers Australia.
With over $20 million invested in our training facilities for electrical, refrigeration, instrumentation, and telecommunications we deliver the high quality training that our students expect from the largest provider of training for Electrotechnology in Queensland.
Your years of industry experience count for something. With our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), we can help you fill in your gaps in knowledge to upgrade your qualifications faster.
The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and elective units to achieve a total weighting of 480 points from the list below.
|UNIT CODE||UNIT NAME|
||Manage an information or knowledge management system|
||Ensure team effectiveness|
||Use engineering applications software on personal computers|
||Apply methods to maintain currency of industry developments|
||Manage risk in electrotechnology activities|
||Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects|
||Apply industry and community standards to engineering activities|
||Apply material science to solving electrotechnology engineering problems|
||Apply physics to solving electrotechnology engineering problems|
||Establish and follow a competency development plan in an electrotechnology engineering discipline|
||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
||Solve problems in d.c. circuits|
||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications|
||Provide engineering solutions for problems in complex multiple path circuits|
||Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems|
||Use advanced computational processes to provide solutions to energy sector engineering problems|
||Provide engineering solutions to problems in complex polyphase power circuits|
||Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers|
||Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers.|
||Develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector|
Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.
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If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
Students will need to be a qualified Electrical Mechanic or Electrical Fitter (or in the process of completing one of these licences) to enrol in this course and will undertake an interview with the Lead Vocational Teacher prior to enrolment.
Students must either supply a copy of their Year 12 Certificate issued by the state certifying body in the state you completed year 12 or undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) assessment by the first course census date.
No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.
It is recommended that you have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for use at all TAFE Queensland locations.
Students who successfully complete UEE62211 Advanced Diploma of Electrical Engineering can apply to continue their studies with:
For further information please refer to Pathways to university.
Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.
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 enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.
You can apply to study this course through the Queensland Tertiary Admission Centre (QTAC). You will need to submit your application on the QTAC website. It will be assessed, and if you are successful you will receive an offer directly through QTAC. You will need to accept your offer from QTAC before enrolling with TAFE Queensland.
Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.