Course Title: Set up industrial field control devices

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6120 Advanced Diploma of Engineering Technology - Electrical

Course Title: Set up industrial field control devices

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

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.


Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term1 2016


City Campus


174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term1 2018,
Term1 2019

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers setting up industrial field control devices such as transducers, sensors, and actuators. It encompasses working safely, following design brief, applying knowledge of device operating principles, interpreting device specifications, following manufacturer’s set up specifications, testing device operation and documenting set up parameters.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEI119A Set up industrial field control devices


1. Prepare to set up industrial field control devices.

2. Set up industrial field control devices.

3. Test and document set up of industrial field control devices.

Learning Outcomes

Refer to Elements

Overview of Assessment

he assessment is conducted in both theoretical and practical aspects of the course according to the performance criteria set in the National Training Package. 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. To successfully complete this course you will be required to demonstrate competency in each assessment task detailed under Assessment Tasks: 

Assessment 1: Test 1

Assessment 2: Practical exercises

Assessment 3: Test 2

Assessment 4: Class participation and performance


These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix


Element/Performance CriteriaTest 1Test 2Practical ExercisesClass participation and performance
1.1 X X X X
1.2   X X
1.3   X X
1.4   X X
1.5   X X
2.1 X X X 
2.2 X X X 
2.3 X X  X
2.4 X X X 
2.5 X X X X
3.1 X X X X
3.2 X X X X
3.3    X