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CERTIFICATE III IN ENGINEERING FABRICATION TRADE [HEAVY/WELDING YH]

National ID: MEM30305 | State ID: WT77

 

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.

The Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Heavy/Welding YH) is an apprenticeship: you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study. Please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

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.

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

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Thornlie
Duration
How Apprenticeship
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

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.

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

Further study opportunities:

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

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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
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Perform routine manual metal arc welding MEM05012C W5294
Perform routine gas metal arc welding MEM05050B W5326
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Carry out mechanical cutting MEM05005B W5331
Perform manual heating and thermal cutting MEM05007C W5333

Phase 2

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Select welding processes MEM05051A W5327
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Perform advanced manual thermal cutting, gouging and shaping MEM05008C W5334
Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapes MEM12007D WA651
Apply safe welding practices MEM05052A W5328
Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding MEM05049B W5324
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563

Phase 3

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform geometric development MEM05037C WA646
Weld using flux core arc welding process MEM05047B W5322
Weld using gas metal arc welding process MEM05017D WA643
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451

Phase 4

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques MEM05010C WA640
Prepare basic engineering drawing MEM09003B W5419
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532

Phase 5

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assemble fabricated components MEM05011D WA641
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Weld using gas tungsten arc welding process MEM05019D WA644
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
Weld using manual metal arc welding process MEM05015D WA642
  • 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
    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.

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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