UEE40720 Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications

Course Duration

Total duration: 104 weeks

Qualification description:

This qualification covers competencies in audio/video, data systems and computer/network hardware, medical applications and communication aspects of electronic i.e. transmitters, communications medium/channel, receivers, attenuation and noise reduction. It includes detection/surveillance.

Delivering unit of competency:

This qualification has 27 units of competency, comprising of 16 core & 11 elective units.

Code Title
UEECD0007 Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace


Document and apply measures to control WHS risks associated with electrotechnology work*
UEECD0019 Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components*
UEECD0043 Solve problems in direct current circuits*
UEEEC0060 Repairs basic electronic apparatus faults by replacement of components*
UEEEC0074 Troubleshoot resonance circuits in an electronic apparatus*
UEEEC0069 Troubleshoot digital sub-systems*
UEEEC0075 Troubleshoot single phase input d.c power supplies*
UEEEC0067 Troubleshoot basic amplifier circuits*
UEEEC0066 Troubleshoot amplifiers in an electronic apparatus*
UEEEC0028 Fault find and repair complex power supplies*
UEEEC0063 Solve fundamental electronic communications system problems*
UEECD0010 Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEECD0024 Implement and monitor energy sector WHS policies and procedures
UEECD0027 Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEERE0015 Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
BSBCUS201 Deliver a service to customers
UEECS0032 Support computer hardware and software for engineering applications
UEEEC0006 Carry out repairs of predictable faults in video and audio replay/recording apparatus*
UEECS0032 Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
UEECD0035 Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus
UEECO0002 Maintain documentation
UEECO0015 Provide quotations for installation or service jobs
UEECO0017 Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
UEECS0002 Analyse and implement biometric measuring techniques and applications
UEECO0001 Estimate electrotechnology projects
UEECO0013 Prepare specifications for the supply of materials and equipment for electrotechnology projects

Vocational Outcome:

Participants will also be eligible to seek employment working in a small, medium or large enterprise, in a variety of industries, in both the public and private sector. Graduates with no prior work experience should expect to enter the industry in positions such as Gaming Electronics Tradesperson, Electronics and Communications Tradesperson, Security System Installer, Electronics Tradesperson (Entertainment and Servicing), Business Equipment Technician, Electronic Equipment Tradesperson | Electronics Tradesperson (Marine), Custom Electronics Installations Technician

 Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations.

 Academic Pathway

On completion of this qualification, learners may choose to proceed to a Diploma level qualification in a related or relevant field within the RTO or may go to another suitable educational institution for further studies.

Learners will also have the options to choose from other relevant UEE training packages or related course with other education institutions for that purpose candidates will be asked to inquire directly with the other education providers.

 Course Delivery & Assessment Methods

  • Delivery and assessment strategies are selected to reflect the nature of the elements and performance criteria of the competency together with the needs and learning style of the participants. Delivery and assessment method includes a blended learning practice including learning management system (Moodle).
  • Assessment methodology may include but is not limited to: observation, project/ report, case study, role play, exercises, activities; and written/oral tasks including multiple choice, questions and answer, essays, true/false and presentations.

Entry Requirements

  • Students must be over 18 years of age,
  • Students must have completed an overseas equivalent of Year 12
  • Students must have either an IELTS score of 5.5 total or above with no band lower than 5.0 or
  • Paper based (PBT) TOEFL score of 550 or above or
  • Internet based (iBT) TOEFL score of 78 or above and must provide documentation to that effect.
  • Mature age students will also be considered without the minimum education requirements but with relevant work experience within chosen area of study and a demonstrated capacity to meet course requirements.
  • Entry requirements will be checked at enrolment in line with the RTO’s Student entry requirements, selection, enrolment and orientation policy.


Session # 1 (Weekdays) Monday, Tuesday: 8 am – 4 pm

Wednesday 8am-1pm

Session # 2 (Weekend) Thursday, Friday: 8 am – 4 pm

Saturday 8am-1pm

Session # 3 (Evening) Monday-Thursday: 5:00pm – 10:00pm


Intake Dates

Year Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4 Term 5 Term 6 Term 7 Term 8
2024 15/01/24 26/02/24 15/04/24 27/05/24 08/07/24 19/08/24 30/09/24 11/11/24
2025 13/01/24 24/02/24 14/04/24 26/05/24 07/07/24 18/08/24 29/09/24 10/11/24

For admission please contact us:

Tel: +612 8066 0278

E-mail:  admissions@austrasia.edu.au

ABN: 33 616 949 412

RTO: 45303

CRICOS: 03659K