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Certificate II in Engineering

National ID: MEM20105 | State ID: W233

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 4

This qualification will provide you with practical skills and knowledge in a range of metals and engineering industry areas.  You will also learn about safety in the workplace, computing and maths. You will practice the skills you have learned in a workshop environment.  This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required of workers employed as Engineering/Manufacturing Employees - Level III as defined in the Manufacturing and Associated Industries and Occupations Award or in related industries where Engineering/ Manufacturing Employees work.

The qualification has been specifically developed to reflect the minimum training requirement specified in the Award for employment in the above occupation. The qualification packaging has been developed on an assumption that competency will be developed through a combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies such as those delivered through a formal traineeship. The qualification may also be achieved through formal skills recognition assessment processes.

This course is an excellent opportunity to experience an insight into a future qualification as a Plant Mechanic. Units completed may assist you in gaining employment as an apprentice.

You will learn skills in:

  • Using tools
  • Measuring and calculating
  • Technical drawing and drafting
  • Load shifting
  • Thermal cutting
  • Using forging and casting equipment, and
  • Welding.
 Workplacement
A Work Placement must be undertaken as part of this course
VET for Schools : If you are looking for a trade that has many and different employment opportunities, this qualification is a fantastic starting point.  Mechanical cutting, thermal cutting, gouging and, are welding are all skills you will learn.  After successful completion of this qualification you may choose to become a trades assistant or progress to an Apprenticeship in a wide variety of fields, including; Fabrication - Heavy (Boilermaker); Light (Sheetmetal); Welder or Heavy/Welder and Fitting and Machining.  Check out our VETiS Guide for more information.
VET Student Loans : This course is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a trades assistant.
This course is a pathway to Certificate III in Engineering which is an apprenticeship course. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

Further study opportunities:

Certificate III engineering qualifications, Apprenticeship/traineeship

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

12 months

HowFull-Time
Pre-Apprenticeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSMENV272AWC13
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Perform routine gas metal arc weldingMEM05050BW5326
Perform routine oxy acetylene weldingMEM05004CW5325
Perform sheet and plate assemblyMEM03003B W5267
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Group 3
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out mechanical cuttingMEM05005BW5331
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform routine gas tungsten arc weldingMEM05049BW5324
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Perform sheet and plate assemblyMEM03003B W5267
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Undertake manual handlingMEM11011BW5466
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Merredin
Moora
Northam
Duration

12 months

HowFull-Time
Pre-Apprenticeship
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a trades assistant.
This course is a pathway to Certificate III in Engineering which is an apprenticeship course. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice/trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

Further study opportunities:

Certificate III engineering qualifications, Apprenticeship/traineeship

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSMENV272AWC13
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Perform routine gas metal arc weldingMEM05050BW5326
Perform routine oxy acetylene weldingMEM05004CW5325
Perform sheet and plate assemblyMEM03003B W5267
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Group 3
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out mechanical cuttingMEM05005BW5331
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform routine gas tungsten arc weldingMEM05049BW5324
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Perform sheet and plate assemblyMEM03003B W5267
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Undertake manual handlingMEM11011BW5466
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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