TAFE Queensland

Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

TAFE Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 095223K

Level of study: Pathways Programs


Take control of your career with this high-level course. Develop the highly specialised skills and knowledge required to become an electrical engineering technician. According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, electronic engineering draftspersons and technicians are specialised occupations that have high skill levels and earning potential. Employers are looking for qualified candidates who are reliable, work well in a team, and have a strong work ethic.

In this course you will develop the expert skills needed to design and validate electrical equipment and systems. You will be able to work in areas including electrical design, project management, process control, variable speed drives, programmable logic controllers. Our industry experienced teachers will give you all the support you need to succeed.

Successful completion of this course will qualify you to work as an electrical engineering designer or technician. You can also continue with further tertiary studies in this area.


The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core units listed below, plus a combination of elective units with a total value of 720 points.

Course Outcome

UEE62111 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology (Electrical)

Job Prospects

  • Electronic Engineering Draftsperson
  • Electronic Engineering Technician

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 14,000 Per Year Read more28,000 for the entire course
Start date: 06 February 2023
Duration: 2 years
Study mode: Full time

Eagle Farm Campus

776 Kingsford Smith Drive
Brisbane Queensland 4009

Entry criteria

You must be at least 18 years of age to enter into this course


TAFE Queensland
South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101