Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:
|When||This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.|
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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.
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.
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
Module Group Mandatory units
|Unit Title||National ID||Unit of Study|
|Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment||MEM16007A||W5548|
|Apply quality procedures||MEM15024A||W5531|
|Assist in the provision of on the job training||MEM17003A||W5552|
|Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices||MSAENV272B||D3655|
|Plan a complete activity||MEM14005A||W5513|
|Apply quality systems||MEM15002A||W5532|
|Plan to undertake a routine task||MEM14004A||W5512|
|Interact with computing technology||MEM16008A||W5452|
|Perform engineering measurements||MEM12023A||W5492|
|Organise and communicate information||MEM16006A||W5451|
|Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment||MEM13014A||W5502|
Module Group Specialist stream units
|Unit Title||National ID||Unit of Study|
|Prepare and produce specialised coatings||MEM08005B||W5404|
|Perform electroplating operations||MEM08003C||W5402|
|Perform wire, jig and barrel load/unload work||MEM08001B||W5399|
|Control surface finish production and finished product quality||MEM08007B||W5406|
|Electroplate decorative finishes||MEM08020B||W5400|
|Pre-treat work for subsequent surface coating||MEM08002C||W5401|
|OPERATE AND CONTROL SURFACE FINISHING WASTE TREATMENT PROCESS||MEM08008B||W5407|
|CONTROL SURFACE FINISH PRODUCTION AND FINISHED PRODUCT QUALITY||MEM08007B||W5406|
|Electroplate protective finishes||MEM08019B||W5398|
|Produce powder coated products||PMBPROD323C||W7635|
|Interpret technical drawing||MEM09002B||W5418|
|Make up solutions||MEM08009C||W5408|
|Apply basic engineering design concepts||MEM09011B||W5410|
|Operate and control surface finishing waste treatment process||MEM08008B||W5407|
|Perform operational maintenance of machines/equipment||MEM07001B||W5364|
|Perform manual production assembly||MEM03001B||W5265|
|Perform precision assembly||MEM03002B||W5266|
|Use power tools/hand held operations||MEM18002B||W5574|
|Use hand tools||MEM18001C||W5563|
|Handle/move bulk fluids/gases||MEM11009B||W5486|
|Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials||MEM13003B||W5505|
|Set assembly stations||MEM03006B||W5270|
|Carry out heat treatment||MEM06003C||W5348|
|Apply protective coatings (basic)||MEM08014B||W5394|
|Apply protective coatings (advanced)||MEM08015B||W5395|
|Prepare surfaces by abrasive blasting (basic)||MEM08012B||W5392|
|Manually finish/polish materials||MEM08010B||W5390|
|Operate and monitor machine/process||MEM07024B||W5369|
|Electroplate engineering coatings||MEM08018B||W5397|
- 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.
- 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
- For all other courses, or if you need help or have questions please call us on
1800 001 001 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.
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.