Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation DARWIN

UEE40420 - Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation - DARWIN

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 make your own schedule and come in at anytime during our open hours. 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.

*Funding Available through your employer – Gap Fee $1500 – contact us for more details

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 Electrical Instrumentation is for electricians who desire to upskill and learn more about instrumentation and work in the Process Industry such as Mining, Oil and Gas Manufacturing, Food Industry etc..

Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation gives an understanding of Calibration and Commissioning of Pressure, Level, Density, Flow and Temperature Transmitters. It allows you to connect transmitters to PLC and program a sequence to control them according to the logic in the Ladder diagram.

Future Pathways include UEE31211 – Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control OR UEE50211 – Diploma of Electrical and Instrumentation

On completion of your Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation , you will receive a Nationally recognised qualification.

There is funding available for Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation. Please contact us for more details. 

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.

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


The course is organized into the following themes : Instrumentation Theory lectures | Electrical Instrumentation Assessments | Internet research | Observation | Face to face | Instrumentation and Control Practical tasks | Group work | Activities in a simulated work environment (as per Training Package Requirements)


Each student’s achievement of each Instrumentation unit of competency within the qualification is assessed by their completion of written, practical tests, assignments and the observation of the competency in practical projects, in varying contexts on a number of occasions.

In order to enrol in Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation you will require :

  • UEE30811 – Cert III in Electro technology.
  • A valid Unrestricted Electrical Licence
  • A valid ID (eg. Drivers Licence)
  • 1 year experience

NB : This instrumentation course requires certain physical competencies that a wheelchair user or someone with significant physical disabilities simply may not be able to fulfill 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 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.


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



Solve problems in density/level measurement components and systems



Solve problems in flow measurement components and systems



Solve problems in pressure measurement components and systems



Solve problems in temperature measurement components and systems



Use instrumentation drawings, specifications, standards and equipment manuals



Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures


Elective Units


Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers



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



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

      • Instrument Fitter
      • instrument technician
      • Plant Instrument technician
      • E&I technician
      • I&E Technician
      • Instrument technician
      • Plant operator
      • Process Technician
      • Maintenance Technician

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"Just completed Cert IV Instro, 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 instrumentation course." ADAM S.


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐"Just completed cert 4 instro 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 Instrumentation 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.

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