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DIPLOMA OF ENGINEERING-ADVANCED TRADE

National ID: MEM50105 | State ID: W247

 

Are you ready for an advanced engineering career?

When you complete the Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade you'll have specialist skills in hydraulic systems, as a technical specialist, supervisor, or advanced tradesperson.

You will gain the advanced skills and knowledge to modify fluid power control systems, interpret technical manuals, write technical reports, research and analyse engineering data, and workplace health and safety.

This is a post trade qualification. You must be able to produce current certificate III, trade papers, qualifications, or equivalent to study.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

When you complete the Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade you'll have specialist skills in hydraulic systems, as a technical specialist, supervisor, or advanced tradesperson.

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

Further study opportunities:

Further study options include the Advanced Diploma of Engineering (Mem60112), or relevant degrees at University.

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Carlisle
Duration

One semester full-time

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

When you complete the Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade you'll have specialist skills in hydraulic systems, as a technical specialist, supervisor, or advanced tradesperson.

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

Further study opportunities:

Further study options include the Advanced Diploma of Engineering (Mem60112), or relevant degrees at University.

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 

1 Core Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations MEM12025A W5493
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
Research and analyse engineering information MEM16009A W5549
Report technical information MEM16014A W5542
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Communicate with individuals and small groups MEM16011A W5539
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Interpret technical specifications and manuals MEM16012A W5540
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451
Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment MEM30012A W5428

2 Group A Specialisation Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Perform emergency first aid MEM13001B W5503
Install and test electrical wiring and circuits up to 1000 volts a.c. and 1500 volts d.c. MEM10003B W5458
Perform electrical/electronic measurement MEM12002B W5494
Maintain instrumentation system components MEM18064B W5611
Fault find/repair electrical equipment/components up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c. MEM18046B W5591
Terminate and connect electrical wiring MEM10002B W5457
Select and control inspection processes and procedures MEM15005B W5535
Fault find and repair/rectify basic electrical circuits MEM18048B W5593
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components MEM18055B W5601
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418
Enter and change programmable controller operational parameters MEM10004B W5459
Perform inspection MEM15004B W5534
Commission programmable controller programs MEM10005B W5460
Terminate and connect specialist cables MEM10011B W5454

3 Group B Specialisation Elective Units (optional)

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Install, maintain and calibrate instrumentation sensors, transmitters and final control elements MEM18062B W5609
Fault find, test and calibrate instrumentation systems and equipment MEM18054B W5600
Perform precision electrical/electronic measurement MEM12004B W5496

4 Group C Specialisation Elective Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Maintain, repair instrumentation process control analysers MEM18069B W5615
EXERCISE EXTERNAL QUALITY ASSURANCE MEM15011B W5521
Fault find and repair/rectify complex electrical circuits MEM18051B W5597
Tune control loops - multi controller or multi element systems MEM18067B W5614
Write reports MEM16010A W5538
Maintain, repair control instrumentation - single and multiple loop control systems MEM18060B W5607
Disconnect/reconnect fixed wired equipment up to 1000 volts a.c./1500 volts d.c. MEM18049B W5594
  • 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.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
Completion of WACE General or ATAR (Minimum C Grades) or equivalent Completion of WACE General or ATAR or equivalent (minimum C Grades) Certificate III

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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