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Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade [Refrigeration/Air Conditioning]

National ID: MEM30205 | State ID: WT38

 

Are you looking for a trade that brings comfort into the home?

When you complete this Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Refrigeration/Air Conditioning) you'll be on your way to becoming a fully qualified and licensed Refrigeration and Air Conditioning tradesperson.

You will gain the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the refrigeration industry, installing, repairing and maintaining refrigeration and air conditioning systems, testing and troubleshooting circuits, repairing and assembling electronic components, handling refrigerants, and workplace health and safety.

South Metropolitan TAFE's refrigeration and air conditioning facility is Western Australia's premier centre for refrigeration, air conditioning, and associated studies. The purpose-built facility is among the best in the southern hemisphere.

The Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Refrigeration/Air Conditioning) 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 this Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Refrigeration/Air Conditioning) you'll be on your way to become a fully qualified and licensed Refrigeration and Air Conditioning tradesperson.

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

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

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

When you complete this Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Refrigeration/Air Conditioning) you'll be on your way to become a fully qualified and licensed Refrigeration and Air Conditioning tradesperson.

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

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 

Stage 1A

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492
Terminate and connect electrical wiring MEM10002B W5457
Perform electrical/electronic measurement MEM12002B W5494
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548

Stage 1B

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Test, recover, evacuate and charge refrigeration systems MEM18086B W5622
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components MEM18055B W5601
Perform brazing and or silver soldering MEM05006C S7596

Stage 2E

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install and test electrical wiring and circuits up to 1000 volts a.c. and 1500 volts d.c. MEM10003B W5458
Fault find/repair electrical equipment/components up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c. MEM18046B W5591
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Disconnect/reconnect fixed wired equipment up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c. MEM18049C WA653
Fault find and repair/rectify basic electrical circuits MEM18048B W5593

Stage 2R

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install pipework and pipework assemblies MEM10010B W5453
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Install refrigeration and air conditioning plant and equipment MEM10009B W5464
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
Service and repair domestic and light commercial refrigeration and air conditioning equipment MEM18087B W5623

Stage 3

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Fault find and repair/rectify complex electrical circuits MEM18051B W5597
Maintain and repair commercial air conditioning systems and components MEM18088B W5624
Perform precision electrical/electronic measurement MEM12004B W5496
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552
  • 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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Page last updated March 29, 2017