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CERTIFICATE III IN LOCKSMITHING

National ID: MEM30805 | State ID: W243

 

Are you ready for a secure career that truly opens doors?

When you complete the Certificate III in Locksmithing you'll be looking at a career as a licensed locksmith.

You will gain the skills and knowledge to work in the locksmithing industry, including assembling and installing manual and electronic locks, perform site security surveys, and develop and install master key systems.

The Certificate III in Locksmithing 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:

Successful completion of this qualification may allow you to become a qualified locksmith.

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

Further study opportunities:

A range of related qualifications in the Metal and Engineering Training Package

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Kwinana
Duration 6 semesters, day release training delivery available. Block release available for country students only by negotiation.
How Apprenticeship
When Available Semester 2, 2017

Successful completion of this qualification may allow you to become a qualified locksmith.

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

Further study opportunities:

A range of related qualifications in the Metal and Engineering Training Package

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 

To achieve W243 Certificate III in Locksmithing MEM30805, students need to complete:
- Mandatory units
- At least 40 points of Locksmithing stream units
- Specialisation units to bring the total value of Locksmithing stream units and Specialisation units to at least 76 points

Stage 1

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Produce keys MEM20001A W5662
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Maintain and service mechanical locking devices MEM20006A W5667
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Assemble and test lock mechanisms MEM20002A W5663
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418

Stage 2

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and implement a masterkey system MEM20008A W5669
Service and repair mechanical automotive locking systems MEM20012A W5659
Install and upgrade locks and hardware MEM20003A W5664
Service automotive transponder systems MEM20013A W5660
Install and maintain door control devices/systems MEM20005A W5666
Gain entry and reinstate automotive locking systems MEM20010A W5657
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451
Gain entry MEM20004A W5665
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Plan and prepare a masterkey system MEM20007A W5668
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552

Stage 3

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in development and deliver training in the workplace MEM17001B W5550
Service and repair fire and security containers MEM20011A W5658
Report technical information MEM16014A W5542
Provide estimate and quote on security system CPPSEC3047A D1448
Perform a site security survey MEM20014A W5661
Maintain and service security equipment and system CPPSEC3041A D1442
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
Perform operational maintenance of machines/equipment MEM07001B W5364
Gain entry and reinstate fire and security containers MEM20009A W5670
  • 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.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II

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 May 25, 2017