Certificate III in Electro-Technology


Electricians are among the highest paid tradesman in Australia and the demand for skilled and competent electricians is increasing both in Australia and around the world.

Electricians cover some of the most important aspects of any construction project. Some of the tasks you will be competent in and be able to under take are: solve problems in D.C Circuits, Terminate cables cords and accessories for low voltage circuits, Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits, Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector.

Graduates will be skilled in many aspects of the Electrical Trade including:

  • Plan and organise work
  • Develop and connect electrical control circuits
  • Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
  • Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
  • Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations

Must have graduated secondary school in home country.
Must have a minimum of IELTS 5.5 overall.

Potential Career Outcomes: 

  • General Electrician
  • Telecommunications Trades Workers
  • Electrician Tradesperson

Potential Job Forecast:

  • Electronic engineer technicians average weekly earnings is $1430 per week.
  • The average hours worked in Australia are 37.5 per week.
  • Employment for this occupation rose very strongly in the past five years and fell in the long-term.
  • Electronic engineering draftspersons, technicians have a high proportion of full-time jobs (93 per cent).
  • They can work independently or be part of a larger energy company, mining company and government.

Higher Education Opportunities:

  • Bachelor of Electrical and Aerospace Engineering
Course Details

Price (per year)

$10 000 - $15 000


12-24 months


Darwin, Sydney


February, July, October

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