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CERTIFICATE II IN PROCESS PLANT OPERATIONS

National ID: PMA20116 | State ID: BAN1

 

Our Certificate II in Process Plant Operations PMA20116 offers students exposure to the fundamentals of process plant operations. It forms part of the Chemical, Hydrocarbons and Oil Refining Training Package (PMA16), and offers a number of specialist streams.

The course takes eight weeks when studied full-time, but can also be offered part-time over a year. Flexible study options (online and external) are available for students studying around work commitments.

This qualification is typically used to prepare new employees or develop existing workers performing an operational role in the chemical, hydrocarbons or refining sectors.

Operators may specialise in one of the following sectors:

  • fine chemicals
  • heavy chemicals
  • petrochemicals
  • hydrocarbon extraction
  • hydrocarbon transmission
  • hydrocarbon processing/refining
  • minerals processing/refining
  • metalliferous processing/refining
  • metals smelting/processing
  • other related areas.

This Qualification is also available as a Traineeship. To study as a Trainee, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation. Please see the Apprenticeships/Traineeships section for more information.

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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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  • Graduates from this course will have the knowledge and experience to access highly rewarding entry-level trainee production operator jobs.

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

Further study opportunities:

  • PMA30116 Certificate III in Process Plant Operations, State ID BAM8
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Course Overview

Where Munster
Duration One semester full-time
HowFlexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

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

View our 2018 Indicative Fees list.

These fees are indicative 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.

Other charges may apply.

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 

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The units in Traineeships and Apprenticeships are customised according to the individual Training Agreement that is negotiated with the employer and may vary (within the Qualification rules) in each case.

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply workplace context to own jobMSMSUP100AWC36
Communicate in the workplaceMSMSUP102AWC20
Follow emergency response proceduresMSMWHS110AWC06
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSMENV272AWC13
Work safelyMSMWHS200AWC15
2 Group A - Technical Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Interpret process plant schematicsPMAOPS280AXN19
Operate and monitor valve systemsPMAOPS223AXN39
Operate equipmentMSMOPS200AWC16
Operate fluid flow equipmentPMAOPS201AXN52
Operate separation equipmentPMAOPS246AXN27
3 Group B - Support Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Control minor incidentsMSMWHS205AWC14
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Process and record informationMSMSUP210AWC28
4 Group C - Other Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Clean workplace or equipmentMSMSUP101AWC33
Read dials and indicatorsPMAOPS101AXN54
Use equipmentMSMOPS100AXO37
Work in a teamMSMSUP106AWC31
Work in accordance with an issued permitMSMPER200AWC65
How to apply

Late applications for Semester One 2018 for this course can still be made for any remaining places, you can express your interest to study this course full time in Semester One 2018 via our Late Application form page.

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

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements),
please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

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

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Late applications for Semester One 2018 for this course can still be made for any remaining places, you can express your interest to study this course full time in Semester One 2018 via our Late Application form page.

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

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements),
please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

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

Late applications for Semester One 2018 for this course can still be made for any remaining places, you can express your interest to study this course full time in Semester One 2018 via our Late Application form page.

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

If you are unsure if you have the entry requirements (meet one of the three alternatives under Entrance Requirements),
please apply anyway with as much information as you can provide, alternatives such as literacy or numeracy tests, or entry based on past experience may be possible. 1800 001 001 for more information.

Entrance Requirements

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

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