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MEM31419 Certificate III in Engineering - Fixed and Mobile Plant Mechanic (Mobile Plant Mechanic)

National ID: MEM31419 State ID: AD55
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Please note, this course can only be accessed by an employed apprentice, if this course interests you, please speak to your employer or employment agency about signing up as an apprentice.

This qualification defines the skills and knowledge required of an Engineering Tradesperson - Mechanical specialising in diesel fitting and plant mechanics within metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries.

The skills associated with this qualification are intended to apply to a wide range of trade work including manufacturing, assembly and commissioning of mobile and stationary plant, servicing, diagnosis and rectification of faults, condition monitoring, and preventative maintenance.

This qualification is designed to provide an industry recognised skills profile related to trade work as a fixed and/or mobile plant mechanic.


This course is half price for everyone (excl. school students) as part of the Lower Fees, Local Skills initiative. Fees are also capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. Find out more here.

^ You’ll pay half price course fees on Lower fees, Local Skills qualifications, however please note other fees may apply such as for resources that are specifically needed for your course.

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

RTO Entrance Requirements

Apprenticeship only pathway.

Licensing, Legislation and Regulation Requirements

  • Work Health and Safety Act 2020
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984
  • Occupational Safety and Health Regulations 1996
  • Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994
  • Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995


Upon successful completion you will receive a Certificate III in Engineering - Fixed and Mobile Plant Mechanic (Mobile Plant Mechanic).

For more information about job and career pathways, visit Jobs and Skills WA.

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Available all year round, 2023

Kalgoorlie - Apprenticeship


This apprenticeship course is a full-time employment-based training program over 4 years.  Learners will attend TAFE for scheduled face-to-face classes and practical workshops in blocks over a 2.5 year training period. 

You must have a Training Contract to enrol in an Apprenticeship course.

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When Available all year round, 2023
Where Kalgoorlie
How Apprenticeship


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To be completed if you are currently living overseas.

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