Australian Institute of Electro Technology

UEE31211 - Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control

Australian Institute of Electro Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100330

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control provides competencies to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain systems and devices for measurement and recording of physical/chemical phenomenon and related process control. On completion of this course, you will receive a nationally recognized qualification.


You must attend class 20 hours every week. You will also need to complete self-paced learning from home. Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control includes 480 hours of vocational training (unpaid).


Assessment of competencies will be done by the trainer throughout the course. You will have to complete written and practical assessments and workplace demonstration and observation.


Future Pathways include:

  • Electrical engineering,
  • Mechatronics engineering,
  • Systems engineering,
  • Power engineering,
  • Distribution and transmission engineering.


Job roles associated with Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control relate to instrumentation, manufacturing and process control. Possible job titles and roles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Instrument Fitter
  • instrument technician
  • Plant Instrumentation technician
  • Plant operator
  • Process instrumentation Technician
  • Maintenance Instrumentation Technician.


All individual students are offered the opportunity to apply for RPL. If requested, the trainer at Ausinet will provide candidates with an RPL Application Form, to assist the candidate in determining if RPL is an appropriate pathway to gain the qualification. If appropriate, candidates will be provided with an RPL Self-Assessment Guide and instructions on how to prepare a portfolio of evidence. The RPL documentation is available on request.

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Course opportunities

Start date: May 2021
July 2021
September 2021
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)

Brisbane Campus

117 Victoria Street
Brisbane Queensland 4101

Entry criteria

To enroll in Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control you will need to have completed Australian Year 11 or equivalent and have an overall IELTS score of 5.5. You must be over 18 years old. Due to the physical requirements of this qualification the student must have the ability to perform CPR on a manikin.


Australian Institute of Electro Technology
Darwin Campus
Unit 11, 41 Sadgrove Crescent Darwin Northern Territory 0820