Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

TAFE Western Australia

Program Description

Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

TAFE Western Australia

This course will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to develop, design, commission and maintain the electrical components/ sub-assemblies of electrical equipment and systems. You will also learn how to diagnose faults or malfunctions as well as develop planning skills and, when required, initiate an alternative approach to a particular task or manage task requirements.

Units

Students must complete a total number of 28 core units plus elective units. Electives are determined by the Institute you are enrolled at. Core units are :

  • Use engineering applications software on personal computers
  • Manage risk in electrotechnology activities
  • Develop design briefs for electrotechnology projects
  • Write specifications for electrical engineering 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
  • Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
  • Solve problems in d.c. circuits
  • Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
  • Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
  • Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
  • Provide solutions to complex multiple path circuits problems
  • Provide solutions to basic engineering computational problems
  • Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
  • Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
  • Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
  • Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
  • Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
  • Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
  • Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
  • Provide engineering solutions to problems in complex polyphase power circuits
  • Manage large electrical projects
  • Plan large electrical projects
  • Develop strategies to address environmental and sustainability issues in the energy sector
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 14, 2015
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Feb. 2017
July 2016
Duration
Duration
2 years
Full time
Price
Price
28,300 AUD
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Start date Feb. 2017
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
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Duration 2 years
Price 28,300 AUD
four semesters tuition
Start date July 2016
Place
Australia Perth, Western Australia
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End date Request Info
Duration 2 years
Price 28,300 AUD
four semesters tuition