Course Title: Use electronic test equipment

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4147

Course Title: Use electronic test equipment

Portfolio: SET

Nominal Hours: 18.0

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 Engineering (TAFE)

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Craig Pygall

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4070

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers the competencies required to correctly use electronic test equipment.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

MEA101A Interpret occupational health and safety practices in maintenance
MEA103A Plan and organise work activities
MEA105A Apply quality standards applicable to maintenance processes
MEA107A Interpret and use industry manuals and specifications
MEA108A Complete industry documentation
MEA109A Perform basic hand skills, standard trade practices and fundamentals

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEA261A Use electronic test equipment


Select required test equipment
Prepare test equipment for use
Test system or component

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.