Instrumentation and Control


Course Overview

An Instrumentation and Control course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of instruments, control systems, and automation technologies used in various industries such as manufacturing, energy, aerospace, automotive, and process industries.

The course covers essential concepts such as signal processing, feedback control loops, PID (Proportional-Integral-Derivative) controllers, HMI (Human-Machine Interface) design, alarm management, industrial communication protocols (such as Modbus, Profibus, Ethernet/IP), and cybersecurity in industrial automation.

Students also explore advanced topics such as industrial robotics, mechatronics, machine vision systems, data acquisition, predictive maintenance, and Industry 4.0 technologies, preparing them for the rapidly evolving landscape of smart manufacturing and digital transformation.


  • Cert III in Instrumentation and Control
  • Diploma in Instrumentation and Control

Typical Subjects

  • Introduction to Instrumentation
  • Control Systems Theory
  • Industrial Automation
  • Instrumentation Calibration and Maintenance
  • Process Control
  • Industrial Instrumentation
  • Digital Signal Processing
  • Advanced Control Systems
  • Industrial Robotics and Automation
  • Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS)
  • Process Instrumentation Design
  • Industrial Control Networks and Cybersecurity

Enrolment Requirements

  • English Proficiency : IELTS 6.0
  • High School Certificate


  • Brisbane
  • Cairns
  • Gold Coast
  • Perth
  • Sydney

Career Outcomes

  • Instrumentation Technician

  • Control Systems Engineer

  • Automation Specialist

  • Process Engineer

  • Control Room Operator

  • Robotics Engineer

  • Instrumentation and Control Engineer

  • Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) Engineer

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