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Electronics Technology with Lab Distance Education Course

Electronics Technology with Laboratory

CIE's distance education Electronics Technology course was designed for students with no previous electronics experience and provides them with a solid core of instruction in electronics technology.

What You Will Learn

This program starts with the basics of electronics technology and then moves on to more advanced topics that include:

  • AC and DC circuit theory
  • Identifying components
  • Working with printed circuit boards
  • Relays
  • Robots
  • Regulated power supplies
  • Troubleshooting digital systems and more!


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Technology with Lab
25 @ $65


  • Enroll on-line in Course 1B.
  • Includes educational resources like instructor support, a video library and online exams.
  • Call (800) 243-6446 with any questions or e-mail us.
  • Courses available to residents of the United States, Australia and countries located in North America. Ohio residents will be enrolled under standard tuition rates.

Enroll online Electronics Technology with Lab.


Electronics Technology Lab Equipment

CIE's Personal Training Laboratory.

Electronics Technology with Lab (course 1B) contains 93 lessons with over 200 hands-on training experiments using CIE's Personal Training Laboratory and Multimeter. You can take your exams online with our convenient e-grade site anytime you want.

The Personal Training Laboratory includes a digital section, analog section, potentiometers, a breadboard with 830 tie points and variable DC power supplies.

Lab equipment and instructor support are included with tuition. Our instruction staff works directly with you one-on-one to answer your questions and provide you with technical assistance when needed.

Earn a Diploma from CIE

Earn a Diploma from a school that has been teaching via distance education for over 85 years. This program was created specifically for the distance learning student. Experience a step-by-step method of learning that allows you to complete each lesson at your own pace when it's convenient for you!

CET Exam Preparation

Electronics Technology with Lab also includes a study guide on how to prepare for the Associate-Level Certified Electronics Technician (CET) exam.

This test is administered by the International Society of Certified Electronics Technicians and has over 46,000 certified technicians across the globe! Certification enables employers to separate knowledgeable job applicants from those with less training and skills.

Open Enrollment Policy

Start learning about Electronics Technology at CIE.CIE has an open enrollment policy and you can start this program at anytime.

One of the advantages of enrolling with CIE is that you can study at your own pace. Some students go through the program slowly, others at an accelerated level, but on average most students complete about two lessons a week.

We can accommodate almost any arrangement that suits you best and with our generous time allotment of 24 months for Course 1B you can be assured to have enough time to complete your program.

  • 93 lessons
  • Completion Time Allowed: 24 Months
  • Clock hours: 1,035
  • 201 Laboratory Experiments using CIE's Personal Training Laboratory with CIE's Multimeter
  • Preparation for CET Exam

Lessons for Electronics Technology

  • Current and Voltage
  • Controlling Current and Voltage
  • Power Distribution
  • Portable Extension Cords
  • Static Electricity
  • Electric Currents and Semiconductor Devices
  • Fractions and Decimal Numbers
  • Reciprocals, Percentages, and Powers of Numbers
  • The Three Basics of Electric Circuits: Voltage, Current, & Resistance
  • Ohm's Law, Conductors, and Insulators
  • Connecting and Tracing Battery Circuits
  • Identifying Components
  • Tracing Wiring on Printed Circuit Boards
  • Roots of Numbers, Ratio, and Proportion
  • Inverse Proportion and Negative Numbers
  • Parallel Circuits
  • Equivalent Circuits
  • Applications of Kirchhoff's Laws
  • Series-Parallel Circuits
  • Voltage and Power
  • Vital Statistics of AC Circuits
  • Magnetism and Magnetic Circuits
  • Induced Voltage and Current
  • Thinking Circuits and Automatic Switches
  • Relays and Robots
  • Scientific Notation
  • Units of Measure
  • Inductance
  • Mutual Inductance and Magnetic Coupling
  • Transformers
  • Electrical Charges and Capacitance
  • Capacitors in Action
  • Rectifiers and Amplifiers
  • Transistor and FET Amplifiers
  • Reading and Using Graphs
  • Phasors and Formulas
  • Reliable Soldering Techniques
  • Working with Printed Circuit Boards
  • Building a Siren with Flashing Light
  • Using Your Multimeter to Measure Resistance
  • Your Personal Training Laboratory
  • Series and Parallel Resistor Circuits
  • Power and DC Circuits
  • Simplifying Circuit Analysis by Using Kirchhoff's Laws
  • Practical Applications of Kirchhoff's Laws
  • Currents and Voltages in AC Circuits
  • Capacitors and Capacitive Circuits
  • Resonant Circuits
  • Inductors and Inductive Circuits
  • Resonance and Filters
  • Using Semiconductor Diodes
  • Operation of Semiconductor Devices
  • Sinusoidal Oscillators
  • Measuring and Measuring Instruments
  • Measurement Techniques Laboratory
  • Circuit Response to Non-Sinusoidal Waveforms
  • Time Constants
  • RC Filter Circuits
  • Understanding and Using the Oscilloscope
  • Optoelectronics
  • Digital Switching Units
  • Binary Coding and Computer Arithmetic
  • Logic Circuit Tracing by Using Boolean Algebra
  • Digital IC Families with Practical Operating Requirements
  • Clippers, Clampers and Binaries
  • Pulse Processing Circuits
  • Multivibrators
  • Important Digital Integrated Circuits
  • 555 Timing Circuits
  • Digital Systems and How To Troubleshoot Them
  • Electromagnetism and Relays
  • Systematic Troubleshooting
  • Basic Gates
  • Practical Digital Circuits
  • Sequential Logic Circuits


Optional Lessons at No Extra Charge:
  • Certified Electronics Technician (CET) Study Guide (Associate-Level)



Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools Approval

Approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools to offer postsecondary programs of electronics technology, computer technology and electronic engineering technology. Registration Certificate 70-11-0002H.


BBB Accredited Business Cleveland Institute of Electronics

Cleveland Institute of Electronics has been an accredited business with the Better Business Bureau since 1964 with an outstanding rating.

A Better Business Bureau Accredited Business rating means the Better Business Bureau has determined that the business meets accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints.


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