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Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

National ID: MEM30205 | State ID: W237

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 3
This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to work as an Engineering Tradesperson - Mechanical within metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industrires or other industries where Engineering Tradesperson - Mechanical work.  The qualification has been specifically developed for apprentices in the above trade.  The course will be delivered through a combination of on and off the job learning strategies such as those delivered through a formal apprenticeship.  The qualification may also be achieved through formal skills recognition assessment processes.
You will gain knowledge and skills in:
  • Design
  • Assembly
  • Installation
  • Modification
  • Manufacturing
  • Fault Finding
  • Testing, and
  • Maintenance.
Engineering @Kalgoorlie : Our Kalgoorlie Campus offers this qualification over 3 years in a series of Blocks.  Find out more about the structure and requirements for study with our Pre Enrolment Information booklet.
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:

Completion of this course will provide you with a diverse skill set in engineering, enabling you to progress onto higher level positions.
Possible job roles may include a higher engineering tradesperson or a special class engineering tradesperson.

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Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Duration

Three (3) years

HowApprenticeship
Workplace Assessment
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
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
2 Group A Mechanical Trade Stream Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Balance equipmentMEM18008BW5626
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering componentsMEM18055BW5601
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipmentMEM18004BW5595
Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assembliesMEM18007BW5621
Maintain hydraulic system componentsMEM18020BW5564
Maintain pneumatic system componentsMEM18018CW5561
Mark off/out (general engineering)MEM12006CWA993
Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearingsMEM18005BW5606
Perform general machiningMEM07005CWA647
Perform gland packingMEM18013BW5556
Perform installation and removal of mechanical sealsMEM18012BW5555
Perform levelling and alignment of machines and engineering componentsMEM18009BW5635
Perform precision mechanical measurementMEM12003BW5495
Repair and fit engineering componentsMEM18006CWA652
Shut down and isolate machines/equipmentMEM18011CW5554
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
Use tools for precision workMEM18003CW5584
Use workshop machines for basic operationsMEM07032BW5378
3 Group B Trade Specialisation Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out mechanical cuttingMEM05005BW5331
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Perform routine gas metal arc weldingMEM05050BW5326
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Undertake manual handlingMEM11011BW5466
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Course Overview

Where Geraldton
Kalgoorlie
Duration

Three (3) years

HowApprenticeship
Workplace Assessment
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Completion of this course will provide you with a diverse skill set in engineering, enabling you to progress onto higher level positions.
Possible job roles may include a higher engineering tradesperson or a special class engineering tradesperson.

Further study opportunities:

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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
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
2 Group A Mechanical Trade Stream Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Balance equipmentMEM18008BW5626
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering componentsMEM18055BW5601
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipmentMEM18004BW5595
Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assembliesMEM18007BW5621
Maintain hydraulic system componentsMEM18020BW5564
Maintain pneumatic system componentsMEM18018CW5561
Mark off/out (general engineering)MEM12006CWA993
Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearingsMEM18005BW5606
Perform general machiningMEM07005CWA647
Perform gland packingMEM18013BW5556
Perform installation and removal of mechanical sealsMEM18012BW5555
Perform levelling and alignment of machines and engineering componentsMEM18009BW5635
Perform precision mechanical measurementMEM12003BW5495
Repair and fit engineering componentsMEM18006CWA652
Shut down and isolate machines/equipmentMEM18011CW5554
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
Use tools for precision workMEM18003CW5584
Use workshop machines for basic operationsMEM07032BW5378
3 Group B Trade Specialisation Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out mechanical cuttingMEM05005BW5331
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Perform routine gas metal arc weldingMEM05050BW5326
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Undertake manual handlingMEM11011BW5466
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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.

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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.

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.

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