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CERTIFICATE II IN ENGINEERING

National ID: MEM20105 | State ID: W233

 

Are you geared up for a big career working on the big gears?

When you complete the Certificate II in Engineering you'll have what employers are looking for in a trades assistant, or an apprentice heavy vehicle or plant mechanic.

Metals pathway - you will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the engineering or heavy automotive industry, using hand and power tools, thermal cutting, welding, forging and casting, technical drafting, and workplace safety and health.

Heavy plant pathway - you will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the engineering or heavy automotive industry, using workshop machines, welding and soldering, thermal cutting, using hand and power tools, and workplace safety and health.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Certificate II in you'll have what employers are looking for in a trades assistant, or an apprentice heavy vehicle or plant mechanic.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate III engineering qualifications; Apprenticeship/traineeship

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Peel
Rockingham
Thornlie
Duration

One semester full time

How Part Time
Traineeship
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

When you complete the Certificate II in you'll have what employers are looking for in a trades assistant, or an apprentice heavy vehicle or plant mechanic.

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

Certificate III engineering qualifications; Apprenticeship/traineeship

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

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

Other charges may apply.

Indicative Tuition Fees in 2017

VET Student Loans 

Students in an eligible diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. For more information on entrance requirements and eligible course list please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans 

For information on VET Student Loans at South Metropolitan TAFE please visit the Student Loans page.

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the  TAFE International WA website 

Phase 1

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components MEM18055B W5601
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531

Phase 2

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding MEM05049B W5324
Perform routine gas metal arc welding MEM05050B W5326
Perform routine manual metal arc welding MEM05012C W5294
Perform manual heating and thermal cutting MEM05007C W5333
Carry out mechanical cutting MEM05005B W5331
Use workshop machines for basic operations MEM07032B W5378
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
  • For TAFE Admissions full-time courses, apply at tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au/ when applications are open. Semester One applications open in September of the prior year, Semester Two (mid-year) applications open in May.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students, contact
    www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.
  • For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
    1800 001 001 or email us at info@smtafe.wa.edu.au

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

Entrance Requirements

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

South Metropolitan TAFE maintains strong relationships with a number of universities. On completion of diploma and advanced diploma courses, students may be eligible for credit towards a South Metropolitan TAFE associate degree or higher education diploma, or a bachelor degree at one of our university partners. For details of our university pathway options, visit our Uni Pathways page.

Please note: Different university entrance arrangements may apply to international students. For further details please contact the individual Universities directly.

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Page last updated February 21, 2017