UEE50511 Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

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Course description

Gain advanced hands-on skills in electrotechnology with the Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering (UEE50511). This nationally recognised diploma is completed on-campus over 18 months and is open to both Australian and international students. The course covers: commissioning and modifying electronics and communications systems, WHS risk and legislation, sustainable energy, leadership, project management, maintenance programs — plus a range of fault-finding and troubleshooting scenarios.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

18 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Telecommunications Technician$1,250 weekly pay
Electrical Technician$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Automation Engineer$2,350 weekly pay
Telecommunications Engineer$1,550 weekly pay
Circuit Board Designer$1,550 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the UEE50511 Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the UEE50511 Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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TAFE Queensland
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