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Certificate IV in Engineering (Maintenance)

National ID: MEM40105 | State ID: WT47

 

The Certificate IV in Engineering specifies the competencies required for employment as a Higher Engineering Tradesperson or a Special Class Engineering Tradesperson - Level II in mechanical, electrical/electronic or fabrication trade disciplines. The job role involves application of additional skills in the learner's trade or cross skills from other trades. Job roles may include the design, assembly, manufacture, installation, modification, testing, fault finding, commissioning, maintenance and service of equipment and machinery, the fabrication of structures and assemblies, manufacture of sheet metal work, as well as use of relevant
machinery, equipment and joining techniques. Machinery and equipment can include fluid power systems, stationary and mobile equipment, instruments, refrigeration, and the use of computer controlled machine tools.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This qualification will allow you to undertake post trade studies in a range of specialisations to enhance you trade specialisation to move into another specialisation. The opportunity for specialising technically or moving into a more technical supervisor position is avaiable with further flexibility at the Diploma level.

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

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Engineering -Advanced Trade (MEM50105)

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Australian Centre For Energy And Process Training Acept
Thornlie
Duration

Less than one semester

How By Correspondence
Flexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Part Time
When This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

This qualification will allow you to undertake post trade studies in a range of specialisations to enhance you trade specialisation to move into another specialisation. The opportunity for specialising technically or moving into a more technical supervisor position is avaiable with further flexibility at the Diploma level.

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

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Engineering -Advanced Trade (MEM50105)

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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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 

1 Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492

2 Group A Specialisation Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in development and deliver training in the workplace MEM17001B W5550
Report technical information MEM16014A W5542
Operate in a self-directed team MEM16013A W5541
Interpret technical specifications and manuals MEM16012A W5540
Maintain hydraulic systems MEM18021B W5565
Write reports MEM16010A W5538

3 Group B Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Diagnose and rectify drive line and final drives MEM18044C W5589
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components MEM18055B W5601
Diagnose and rectify automatic transmissions MEM18043C W5588
Maintain steering systems MEM18041B W5586
Maintain suspension systems MEM18040B W5585
Use tools for precision work MEM18003C W5584
Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearings MEM18005B W5606
Repair and fit engineering components MEM18006C WA652
Maintain induction/exhaust systems MEM18032B W5577
Diagnose and maintain electronic controlling systems on mobile plant MEM18047B W5592
Diagnose and rectify low voltage charging systems MEM18037B W5581
Perform engine bottom-end overhaul MEM18033B W5578
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418
Perform routine gas metal arc welding MEM05050B W5326
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Perform manual heating and thermal cutting MEM05007C W5333
Maintain hydraulic system components MEM18020B W5564
Maintain engine cooling systems MEM18024B W5568
Diagnose and rectify low voltage starting systems MEM18031B W5576
Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systems MEM18030B W5575
Tune diesel engines MEM18029B W5573
Test compression ignition fuel systems MEM18026C W5570
Diagnose and rectify braking systems MEM18035B W5580
  • 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.
  • Online courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information
    call: 1800 001 001 or email: info@smtafe.wa.edu.au
  • For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
  • For international students, 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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