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CERTIFICATE III IN ENGINEERING - MECHANICAL TRADE PLANT MECHANIC

National ID: MEM30205 | State ID: WT90

 

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Are you looking for a spark to ignite your career?

When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering- Mechanical Trade (Plant Mechanic ZG/Z) you"ll be ready for a career in the heavy plant industry.

You will have the broad range of skills and knowledge to work effectively in the industry, including diagnosing and repairing drivelines, drive assemblies, engines, brakes, hydraulics, pneumatic systems, steering, wiring and circuits, and workplace safety and health.

Work Placement

An apprenticeship contract must be undertaken as part of this course.

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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
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade (Plant Mechanic ZG/Z) you’ll be ready for a career in the heavy plant industry.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see www.joboutlook.gov.au

Further study opportunities: MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering – Fluid Power

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Course Overview

Where Kalgoorlie
Duration

4 Year Apprenticeship

HowApprenticeship
Face To Face (Class Room)
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Available Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

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

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also 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

Stage 1 (1st year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering componentsMEM18055BW5601
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Maintain engine cooling systemsMEM18024BW5568
Maintain engine lubrication systemsMEM18028BW5572
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Repair and fit engineering componentsMEM18006CWA652
Service combustion enginesMEM18025BW5569
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
Use tools for precision workMEM18003CW5584
Stage 2 (2nd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Diagnose and rectify low voltage charging systemsMEM18037BW5581
Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systemsMEM18030BW5575
Diagnose and rectify low voltage starting systemsMEM18031BW5576
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Maintain hydraulic system componentsMEM18020BW5564
Maintain pneumatic system componentsMEM18018CW5561
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Test compression ignition fuel systemsMEM18026CW5570
Tune diesel enginesMEM18029BW5573
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
Stage 3 (3rd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Diagnose and rectify automatic transmissionsMEM18043CW5588
Diagnose and rectify braking systemsMEM18035BW5580
Diagnose and rectify drive line and final drivesMEM18044CW5589
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
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Course Overview

Where Kalgoorlie
Duration

4 Year Apprenticeship

HowApprenticeship
Face To Face (Class Room)
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Available Semester 1, 2018
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When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade (Plant Mechanic ZG/Z) you’ll be ready for a career in the heavy plant industry.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see www.joboutlook.gov.au

Further study opportunities: MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering – Fluid Power

Further study opportunities:

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

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also 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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Stage 1 (1st year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering componentsMEM18055BW5601
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Maintain engine cooling systemsMEM18024BW5568
Maintain engine lubrication systemsMEM18028BW5572
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Repair and fit engineering componentsMEM18006CWA652
Service combustion enginesMEM18025BW5569
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
Use tools for precision workMEM18003CW5584
Stage 2 (2nd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Diagnose and rectify low voltage charging systemsMEM18037BW5581
Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systemsMEM18030BW5575
Diagnose and rectify low voltage starting systemsMEM18031BW5576
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Maintain hydraulic system componentsMEM18020BW5564
Maintain pneumatic system componentsMEM18018CW5561
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Perform manual heating and thermal cuttingMEM05007CW5333
Perform routine manual metal arc weldingMEM05012CW5294
Test compression ignition fuel systemsMEM18026CW5570
Tune diesel enginesMEM18029BW5573
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
Stage 3 (3rd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Diagnose and rectify automatic transmissionsMEM18043CW5588
Diagnose and rectify braking systemsMEM18035BW5580
Diagnose and rectify drive line and final drivesMEM18044CW5589
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 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 2018 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 2018 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.

Qualification level

1
Available Semester 2, 2018
1
Available Semester 1, 2018
Fee Type Course Fee Resource Fee Total Fee
General $2,639.00 $1,256.47 $3,895.47

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