Course Title: Select equipment for process control systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3214 Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control

Course Title: Select equipment for process control systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers selecting equipment for process control systems to meet performance standards. This encompasses the adoption of process control schemes that meet safety and process requirements, selection of control equipment and interconnecting cabling and tubing/piping based on calculated and deemed-to-comply arrangements.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEEI010B Set up and adjust process control loops

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEI013B Select equipment for process control systems


1. Prepare to select equipment

2. Select control apparatus

3. Select interconnecting cabling and tubing/piping

4. Document process control system

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.