Course Title: Install and set up transducers and sensing devices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4269 Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician

Course Title: Install and set up transducers and sensing devices

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 40

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Graham Williams

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4394

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Course Description

This unit covers the installation and setting up of transducers and sensors. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, matching equipment with that specified for a given location, placing and securing equipment accurately, making required pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical circuit connections, adjusting and setting up devices to specifications and manufacturer instructions and completing the necessary installation documentation.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Granting competency in this unit shall be made only after competency in the following unit(s) has/have been confirmed.
UEENEEE002B Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components
UEENEEE005B Fix and secure equipment
UEENEEE007B Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEI001B Install and set up transducers and sensing devices


1. Prepare to install and set up transducers and sensing devices

2. Install and set up transducers and sensing devices

3. Completion and report installation and setting up activities

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written,oral, practical tasks and activities.
You will be asked to personally demonstrate to your teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals.