UEE30920 Certificate III in Electronics and Communications

Course Duration

Total duration: 78 weeks

Qualification description:

This qualification covers 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.

Delivering unit of competency:

This qualification has 19 units of competency, comprising of 14 core & 5 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*
UEECO0007 Participate in electronics and communications work and competency development activities
UEERE0001 Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
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*
UEECD0040 Solve basic problems electronic and digital equipment and circuits*
UEECD0051 Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications*

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 Certificate IV in Electronics and Communication within the RTO or may go to another suitable educational institution for further studies, unless not continuing with studies.

Learners will also have the options to choose from other relevant UEE training packages and candidates will be asked to inquire directly with the other education institutions.

 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.

 Credit Transfer & Recognition of Prior Learning

  • Have you worked or studied in this field before? RPL allows you the opportunity to be recognised for skills, experience and study that you may have already attained. To gain RPL you will need to contact the college for our RPL kit, which will guide you through the process of presenting your evidence.



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
2021 18/01/2021 01/03/2021 19/04/2021 31/05/2020 13/07/2020 24/08/2020 05/10/2020 16/11/2020
2022 17/01/2022 28/02/2022 18/04/2022 30/05/2022 11/07/2022 22/08/2022 03/10/2022 14/11/2022
2023 16/01/2023 27/02/2023 17/04/2023 29/05/2023 10/07/2023 21/08/2023 02/10/2023 13/11/2023

For admission please contact us:

Tel: +612 8066 0278

E-mail: admissions@austrasiacollege.edu.au

ABN: 33 616 949 412

RTO: 45303

CRICOS: 03659K