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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 as an advanced tradesperson.

You will gain the advanced skills and knowledge to 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 and Certificate IV, 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 as a 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 Flexible
Full Time (On Campus)
Online
Part Time
When Available Semester 2, 2017

When you complete the Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade you'll have specialist skills as a 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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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 

01 Mandatory Units

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

02 Cert III units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques MEM05010B W5292
Apply safe welding practices MEM05052A W5328
Assemble fabricated components MEM05011D WA641
Carry out mechanical cutting MEM05005B W5331
Interpret technical drawing MEM09002B W5418
Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapes MEM12007D WA651
Perform advanced manual thermal cutting, gouging and shaping MEM05008C W5334
Perform manual heating and thermal cutting MEM05007C W5333
Perform routine gas metal arc welding MEM05050B W5326
Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding MEM05049B W5324
Perform routine manual metal arc welding MEM05012C W5294
Prepare basic engineering drawing MEM09003B W5419
Select welding processes MEM05051A W5327
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Weld using flux core arc welding process MEM05047B W5322

03 Cert IV Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Give formal presentations and take part in meetings MEM16001B W5543
Operate in a self-directed team MEM16013A W5541
Perform advanced welding using gas tungsten arc welding process MEM05020C W5303
Perform advanced welding using manual metal arc welding process MEM05016C W5298
Perform emergency first aid MEM13001B W5503
Perform inspection MEM15004B W5534
Perform welds to code standards using gas tungsten arc welding process MEM05044B W5319
Perform welds to code standards using manual metal arc welding process MEM05046B W5321
Repair/replace/modify fabrications MEM05036C W5310
Undertake manual handling MEM11011B W5466
Undertake occupational health and safety activities in the workplace MEM13002B W5504
Use improvement processes in team activities MEM15003B W5533
Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials MEM13003B W5505
Write reports MEM16010A W5538

04 Diploma Units

Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply basic engineering design concepts MEM09011B W5410
Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment MEM30012A W5428
Communicate with individuals and small groups MEM16011A W5539
Conduct formal interviews and negotiations MEM16002C W5544
Interpret technical specifications and manuals MEM16012A W5540
Operate and monitor machine/process MEM07024B W5369
Participate in the management of the OHS information and data systems BSBOHS502B D0904
Perform advanced machine/process operation MEM07025B W5370
Report technical information MEM16014A W5542
Research and analyse engineering information MEM16009A W5549
Select and control inspection processes and procedures MEM15005B W5535
Shut down and isolate machines/equipment MEM18011C W5554
Supervise occupational health and safety in an industrial work environment. MEM13010A W5500
Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations MEM12025A W5493
  • 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.

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.

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 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 July 27, 2017