CERTIFICATE III IN ENGINEERING FABRICATION TRADE

National ID: MEM30305 | State ID: W238

 

This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work in the engineering fabrication industry. You usually have to complete an apprenticeship in fabrication trade, which involves both on and off the job training. The off-the-job training is provided through Registered Training Organisations. To enter you need to be employed. For more details on apprenticeships call the New Apprenticeships Referral Line on 1800 639 629 (FREECALL).

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

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

Further study opportunities:

Further Study Options at Challenger Institute of Technology:
W245 Certificate IV in Engineering MEM40105
W247 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade MEM50105
W249 Advanced Diploma of Engineering MEM60105

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Henderson
Duration
How Apprenticeship
When Available Semester 2, 2017

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

Further study opportunities:

Further Study Options at Challenger Institute of Technology:
W245 Certificate IV in Engineering MEM40105
W247 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade MEM50105
W249 Advanced Diploma of Engineering MEM60105

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 

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.

Phase 1

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Carry out mechanical cutting MEM05005B W5331
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492
Perform routine gas metal arc welding MEM05050B W5326
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574

Phase 2

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Mark off/out (general engineering) MEM12006C WA993
Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapes MEM12007D WA651
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Perform manual heating and thermal cutting MEM05007C W5333
Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding MEM05049B W5324
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512

Phase 3

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques MEM05010C WA640
Apply safe welding practices MEM05052A W5328
Perform geometric development MEM05037C WA646
Select welding processes MEM05051A W5327

Phase 4

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Perform routine manual metal arc welding MEM05012C W5294
Prepare basic engineering drawing MEM09003B W5419
Weld using gas metal arc welding process MEM05017D WA643
Weld using gas tungsten arc welding process MEM05019D WA644
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548

Phase 5

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assemble fabricated components MEM05011D WA641
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Perform advanced welding using gas metal arc welding process MEM05018C W5300
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
  • This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester Two 2017, please apply direct to South Metropolitan TAFE as per below.
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships (where available), you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students (where available), 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.

If you are unsure if you have the entry 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.

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 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 July 21, 2017