The requirements for awarding this qualification are that the following are successfully achieved:
All of the Core competency standard units;
The required number of Stream Core competency standard units;
The required number of Elective competency standard units as prescribed in the respective Schedule; and
All the required pre-requisite competency standard units have been met as required.
Note: UEENEEI012B - Those holding an 'Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control trade qualification or equivalent" meet the requirements of this unit and its pre-requisite requirements.
Core Competency Standard Units
All Core competency standard units to be achieved
Develop, enter and verify programs for programmable logic controllers using ladder instruction set
Apply OHS practices in the workplace
Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components
Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits
Solve problems in multiple path d.c. circuits
Fix and secure equipment
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals
Manage risk in electrotechnology activities
Implement and monitor OHS policies and procedures
Compile and produce an electrotechnology report
Solve problems in complex multiple path circuits
Provide computational solutions to basic engineering problems
Document occupational hazards and risks in instrumentation
Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
Write specifications for industrial electronics and control projects
Troubleshoot frequency dependent circuits
Diagnose and rectify faults in digital subsystems of electronic controls
Diagnose and rectify faults in analogue circuits and components in electronic control systems
Install and set up transducers and sensing devices
Solve problems in pressure measurement systems
Solve problems in density/level measurement systems
Solve problems in flow measurement systems
Solve problems in temperature measurement systems
Solve problems in process controllers, transmitters and converters
Install process instrumentation and control cabling and tubing
Install process control apparatus and associated equipment
Set up and adjust process control loops
Verify compliance and functionality of process control installations
Select equipment for process control systems
Manage control projects
Plan control projects
Disconnect and reconnect fixed wired electrical equipment connected to a Low Voltage supply
Stream Core Competency Standard Units
At least 2 of the following competency standard units to be achieved
Manage people performance
Manage an information or knowledge management system
Facilitate continuous improvement
Build and sustain an innovative work environment
Ensure team effectiveness
Elective Competency Standard Units
In accordance with Schedules 3, 4, 5 and 6 which form an integral part of this qualification, achieve a Unit Strand Total of at least 38 of which at least 14 shall be selected from Schedule 6, and at least 14 from Schedule 5, and not more than 6 from Schedule 4 and not more than 4 from Schedule 3as specified.
Note: 1. Pre-requisite pathways shall be identified and met for all elective units selected.
2. In selecting elective units considerations to career planning advice should be given to units that form part of a pre-requisite pathway for the progression to achieve particular competencies or qualification at a higher level.
3. Registered training organisations shall provide competency development advice in relation to any licensing requirements to practice that apply, or can contribute towards the qualification requirement, prior to establishing the competency development plan.
4.Registered training organisations shall also provide information related to the relevant pathway(s) that may be taken to achieve paraprofessional status ("associate membership") with a professional engineering membership organisation.
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