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MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Instrumentation)

National ID: MEM40105 | State ID: WT46

Take control of your instrumentation career

Are you a qualified tradesperson with an electrical, mechanical fitter or refrigeration background? If so our Certificate IV in Engineering (Instrumentation) will give you the training, skills and knowledge needed to work on and maintain modern instrumentation and control systems.

This qualification includes both theoretical and practical training. The theoretical component is undertaken online whilst the practical components are completed on campus.

If you meet these prerequisites then this course will take you 6 - 12 months to complete and you may enrol at any time.

Gain these skills
  • Able to install, commission, calibrate and maintain modern instrumentation and control systems including:
    • PLC programming
    • Configuring instruments
    • Tuning of multi-loop cascade controls
Is this course right for me?

I am:

  • A qualified tradesperson such as an A-Grade electrician, mechanical fitter, refrigeration technician, or
  • A third/fourth year apprentice


Entrance Requirements


Important information

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

To complete this course you will need to have the prerequisite, core and other units required for the certificate IV, credited via an RPL or Credit Transfer process.

Important information

Third and fourth year apprentices can enrol and be issued with a certificate when they complete their trade studies.

Job opportunities
  • Higher Engineering Tradesperson or a Special Class Engineering Tradesperson - Level II

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply

On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to

Other study types

For all other study types such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

International students should contact

Delivery location, important dates and study options

In order to comply with COVID-19 Government directed social distancing guidelines, some courses may include a mix of online learning, virtual classrooms (live web conferencing with your lecturer and class) and classroom delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements.

Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

Continuous enrolment, 2020

Midland - Online


Fees and charges


Duration 6 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where Midland
How Online
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Page last updated February 05, 2020