Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician BRISBANE

UEE40620 - Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician - BRISBANE

Gap training for Electricians

Blended learning mode – Self Paced 


50% theory online, 50% self paced practicals at our facilities. Start the course online on our E-learning platform at anytime and feel free to book your practical session by the flick of a button from the comfort of your phone or computer. This option is ideal for people who are self motivated and want flexibility around their work and life schedule. Click the Book Now button to enrol.

Alternative option – One on One Face to Face training  – In class 

100% in class face to face with the trainer at set dates and times. The trainer will be one on one with you and take you through the whole content of the course. He will be your personal coach throughout your learning experience. This is a premium service for students who like a classroom setup and do not like online training. Contact us to organise training dates and payment. Duration : 2 Weeks –  Price : $19,480


Certificate IV in Electrotechnology Systems Electrician is a gap training for electricians who want to upskill and work with more advanced equipment and do electrical supervision.

Certificate IV In Electrotechnology Systems Electrician covers competencies to select, install, commission, fault find and maintain electrical systems and equipment with options, typically in explosion protection; electrical machines; electrical inspection; safety auditing; contracting; lifts and energy supply/distribution.

There is no funding currently available for this course.

2 Weeks

Ongoing. Book your course and come in at anytime during our open dates and hours to start your course. This is a self-paced course. Check our calendar for open dates and hours.

In order to enrol in Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician you must have:

Certificate III In Electrotechnology Electrician + 1-year experience


A valid Unrestricted Electrical Licence


A valid ID (eg. Drivers Licence)

NB: This course requires certain physical competencies that a wheelchair user or someone with significant physical disabilities simply may not be able to fulfil so please check with admin before enrolment.

The course duration will vary with experience and successful result of RPL.
Instrumentation apprenticeships are available. Please inquire with admin before enrolling.

You will need to bring :

  • A wired headset or headphones
  • A laptop
  • A notepad
  • A pen

You will also need to have an email address, a laptop and a reliable internet connection in order to complete the online theory part of the course.

Enclosed footwear must be worn at all times when you are on the premises.

Theory: 50% of the course, can be completed online from home
Practical: 50% of the course, to be completed in the class for hands on experience with the equipment


Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Nationally Recognised Certificate.



Unit of Competency


Points (Hours)

Core Units


Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report



Implement and monitor energy sector WHS policies and procedures



Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan



Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures


Total Points


Elective Units


Use instrumentation drawings, specifications, standards and equipment manuals



Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers



Diagnose and rectify faults in digital controls systems



Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers



Develop, enter and verify programs in supervisory control and data acquisition systems



Estimate electrotechnology projects


Total Points


Ausinet, as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), recognises the Australian Qualifications Framework qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by any other Australian RTO. You are encouraged to submit requests for credit from previous studies when enrolling to ensure that you are not enrolling in units you may not need to undertake. If you have completed units at other RTO and you think they may count towards the award requirements of the course you are enrolled in at Ausinet, submit an official copy of your results for the units you have undertaken. Credit transfer may fast-track your course.

Recognition of prior learning, also referred to as RPL, is the formal acknowledgement of a person's current skills and knowledge experience gained throughout life – regardless of how they have been acquired.

This is an important assessment pathway, particularly for people who are considering doing study. The recognition gained may considerably reduce the study time needed to get a qualification.

The RPL assessment may include workplace observation, interviews and professional conversations, work samples and documented evidence. Please contact the office for an RPL kit.

Further training pathways from this qualification include but are not limited to Instrumentation, Hazardous Areas or Solar courses.

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

      • Systems Electrician
      • PLC Technician
      • Maintenance Technician

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"Just completed Cert IV, and recommend the course to anyone. Kev and his team are very knowledgeable and easy to approach if you have any difficulties. The opening hours and course videos make it really flexible, to fit in with everyone's busy lifestyle of the NT. I am glad I chose Ausinet to complete this course." MARTIN G.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐" Highly recommend using ausinet for training, Kevin and Manju were extremely helpful in guiding me through my cert 4 course." ADAM S.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"Just completed cert 4 with Ausinet, great course with practicals and theory well explained with Kevin keen to answer anything you throw at him. Enjoyed the hands on practicals with instruments and the self paced study." STUART M.

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"I have just completed Cert 4 with Ausinet in Darwin. Would recommend this course to anyone. The Trainer has a lot of experience and his course gives you insight into what to expect in the field. The flexible hours helps as well." SHANE C.

* Total nominal hours is 1280. An average of 2 weeks full time intensive practical block, Options available for Flexible day and night classes depending on availability, course completion duration may vary depending on student self-paced completion of the units. Check our Calendar for dates. This is a competency based training not an attendancy based training. Duration is subjective and varies with an individuals experience, intellect and tenacity. Fees must be paid in no more than $1500 instalments.


After doing this course you will be able to work with more advanced equipment and do electrical supervision.

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