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Certificate IV in Resource Processing

National ID: RII40515 | State ID: AZF0

This qualification reflects the role of employees such as a supervisor or team leader working in a metal or coal processing facility. They perform tasks involving a broad range of varied activities most of which are complex and non-routine. They are responsible for the quantity and quality of the output of others, contribute to the development of technical solutions to non-routine problems and apply safety management plans to the workplace.

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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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Further study opportunities

Central Regional TAFE has many further study opportunities available. Check out our Course Guide for all your future study options. 

How to apply
On Campus (Full-Time or Part-Time)
 Visit our Apply and Enrol page to find out how to apply for full-time, part-time or online courses.  
Flexible and Other Study Types 
We take applications for many of our flexible courses all year round.  Visit the Apply and Enrol page and use our Applicant Portal to lodge your application anytime. 
Apprenticeships and Traineeships 
For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Find out more here.
International Students 
International students please visit www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au Opens in a new window 
Short Courses and Skill Sets

Enrol in a short course or skill set by completing the form below, calling our student services team on 1800 672 700 or visiting your local campus.

 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Training at CRTAFE will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a combination of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. While the mode of delivery may vary, the content and key learning outcomes of the course will remain the same. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken and the support available to them.

Available all year round, 2020

Kalgoorlie Campus - Advanced Standing Only

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Duration 6 month/s
When Available all year round
Where Kalgoorlie Campus
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Kalgoorlie Campus - Self Paced Onsite

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Duration 1 year/s
When Available all year round
Where Kalgoorlie Campus
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Metal fabricators (boilermakers) and welders build, maintain and repair metal products and structures. Learn the skills and knowledge required to manufacture, assemble and maintain mining structures, heavy transport and earth moving equipment, bridge building, engineering components, building structures, refineries, oil-rigs, storage vessels, shipbuilding and agricultural equipment. Duties may include fitting, assembling and joining aluminium, steel and other metals.

National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
MEM30305-WT77 WT77 Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Heavy/Welding YH)
Half price
Certificate III Apprenticeship
Geraldton Campus
Kalgoorlie Campus
Northam Campus
Training Fee Relief, fee reduction, price drop, Fee Relief

Are you looking for a career making and fixing all things mechanical?

When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Heavy/Welding YH) you'll be looking at a trades career as a boilermaker, welder, or fabricator in industries such as mining or construction.

You will gain the skills and knowledge to create and work with metal fabrications, using workshop machines, hand and power tools, metal, gas, flux core, tungsten, arc welding, thermal cutting, measuring, technical drawing, and workplace health and safety.

 

lower fees local skills logo.png     Half price fees apply! 

MEM30305-WT78 WT78 Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Light Yc)
Half price
Certificate III Apprenticeship
Geraldton Campus
Training Fee Relief, TFR, Fee reduction, fee decrease

Are you looking for a career making and fixing all things mechanical?

When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Light YC) you'll be looking at a trades career as a sheet metal worker or roof plumber in industries such as mining or construction.

You will gain the skills and knowledge to create and work with light metal fabrications, using workshop machines, hand and power tools, sheet and plate assembly, tungsten arc welding, silver soldering, thermal cutting, measuring, technical drawing, and workplace health and safety.

Half price fees apply!

lower fees local skills logo.png This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. Find out more Opens in a new window.

 

KAB71 Engineering Pathways Welding Skills Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Northam Campus
welding, fabrication, trade, engineering, introduction, beginner, industry, tools, soldering, oxy-acetylene,

Learn the basics of welding 

In this course you will learn the basic skills and knowledge to complete basic welding and fabrication.

You will learn how to use hand tools, work health and safety and how  use fabrication and welding equipment. 

 

Course Content 

For a list of the nationally accredited units included in this course please refer to your preferred campus delivery information below. 

 

Certification 

Upon successful completion students will be issued with a Certificate of Attainment

 

Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol: 

Contact: Elle Abbley |Portfolio Assistant - Northam Campus

9622 6761 | 1800 672 700

Email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below. 

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack

KAA63 Introduction to Welding Skill Set
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Skill set
Geraldton Campus
KAA63, welding, trade, materials, metal, fabrication

Learn the basics of welding. 

Gain the basic skills and knowledge required to cut, weld and bend materials in the resources and infrastructure industries.

Topics covered include:

• plan and prepare to cut, weld and bend materials
• set up and test equipment
• cut materials using oxyacetylene
• cut and weld materials using electric welding equipment
• heat and bend material
• shut down and clean up

 

Course Content

For a list of the nationally accredited units included in this course please refer to your preferred campus delivery information below. 

 

Certification

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment 

 

Enrolment & Enquiries 

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Pam Francis | Commercial Training Coordinator - Geraldton Campus
9956 2704 | 1800 672 700 

Email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au 

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below.

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack

KAB76 Recycle Weld Upcycle Skills Set
Skill sets
Skill set Face to face (class room)
Merredin Campus

Create beautiful pieces out of waste materials 

Join us for one of our fun community and hobby short courses.

In this course you will learn how to arc weld mild steel safely and confidently using recycled materials. You will learn how to create garden ornaments, carry out repair jobs around the home and have solid introduction to welding. 

All safety equipment and resources will be provided.

 

Course Content

The below nationally recognised units of competency are included in this course: 

VU22411         Research pathways and produce a learning plan and portfolio

VU22412         Implement and review a project

 

Certification

Upon successful completion you will receive a Statement of Attainment

 

Enrolment & Enquiries

For more information about this course and to enrol:

Contact: Kristy Cooper | Campus Administrator - Merredin Campus

9081 3555 | 1800 672 700

Email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

Enquiry Form: Complete the course enquiry form below.

 

To find out more about studying with us please also refer to our Course Guide and Student Information Pack. 

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Comprises trade training as machinist metal, mechanical fitter, metal plating and plant mechanic where you’ll learn practical skills to make and repair machines, parts and tools.

Machinists are responsible for the maintenance, repair and manufacture of metal products and machinery. Machinists use a variety of equipment to create new and replacement parts. Study pathways encompass a variety of streams and specialities, including fitting and machining, fluid power and computer numerical control (CNC).

Prepares you for work in mechanical engineering research, design, manufacture operations, and maintenance. These qualifications encompass areas such as fluid power, PLC programming, tuning of multi-loop cascade controls, CAD/CAM, and hydraulic and pneumatic processes.

Engineering and Mining

Engineering is the branch of science and technology connected with the design, building and use of engines, machines and structures. It covers diverse career paths including fitters, machinists, boilermakers, sheet metal workers, and refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics.

Mining is one of Western Australia’s biggest industries and offers a wide variety of career opportunities. Study pathways in mining can lead you into a career working as an operator or manager on sites such as quarries, underground or open cut metalliferous mines in a range of specialised fields.