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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.

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Entrance Requirements
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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/

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Course Overview

Where Carlisle
Duration 5 Semester apprenticeship
HowApprenticeship
WhenAvailable Semester 1, 2018
Fees and charges

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

View our 2017 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 

Units

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.

Stage 1A
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Perform electrical/electronic measurementMEM12002BW5494
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Terminate and connect electrical wiringMEM10002BW5457
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
Stage 1B
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering componentsMEM18055BW5601
Perform brazing and or silver solderingMEM05006CS7596
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
Test, recover, evacuate and charge refrigeration systemsMEM18086BW5622
Stage 2E
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Disconnect/reconnect fixed wired equipment up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c.MEM18049CWA653
Fault find and repair/rectify basic electrical circuitsMEM18048BW5593
Fault find/repair electrical equipment/components up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c.MEM18046BW5591
Install and test electrical wiring and circuits up to 1000 volts a.c. and 1500 volts d.c.MEM10003BW5458
Stage 2R
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install pipework and pipework assembliesMEM10010BW5453
Install refrigeration and air conditioning plant and equipmentMEM10009BW5464
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Service and repair domestic and light commercial refrigeration and air conditioning equipmentMEM18087BW5623
Stage 3
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Fault find and repair/rectify complex electrical circuitsMEM18051BW5597
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Maintain and repair commercial air conditioning systems and componentsMEM18088BW5624
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform precision electrical/electronic measurementMEM12004BW5496
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

  • This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester One 2018, 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.

  • This course will not use TAFE Admissions for Semester One 2018, 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.

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