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MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Welding)

National ID: MEM40105 State ID: WT42
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Develop your skills in the weld 

This course is designed to enhance the welding skills of qualified tradespeople (to a pre nominated welding process) working in the defence, marine or oil and gas industry.

 This training program leads to the completion of the Metals and Engineering Training Package MEM05 qualification MEM40105 and prepares you for team leader/supervisory roles in industry.  

Gain these skills:

  • Confidently produce welds to code AS1796, utilising a pre nominated welding process
  • Knowledge of welding principles (MEM05026C) 
  • Certification issue by Weld Australia

 

Half-price

This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2025 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped at $1,200; or $400 (plus resource fee) if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. Find out more

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III

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

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

Further career pathway information is available at: - getaccess.westone.wa.gov.au(opens in a new tab) - www.myfuture.edu.au(opens in a new tab)

Further study opportunities:

Diploma of Engineering -Advanced Trade (MEM50105)

Study options and next steps

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All year round

Naval Base - Part time - On Campus

Details
Duration 2 Years
When All year round
Where Naval Base
How On Campus
Fee
Tuition fee Resource fee Total fee
General $1,200.00 $2,714.00 $3,914.00
Concession $400.00 $2,714.00 $3,114.00

Indicative fees and charges 

Visit our Fees page for all you need to know about fees at SM TAFE. 

Call 1800 001 001 to get a more accurate fee indication based on your eligibility and study plan before applying. 

More information about fees – at a glance 

Fees and charges published on our website are indicative. The fee for this course is displayed in the table above, showing tuition fees, resource fees and total fees for general and concession fee types for qualifications and skill sets, and one total fee for short courses. 

Your fees will depend on your eligibility for government funding or a concession rate, and the units you choose to study or seek to be recognised under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Our Indicative fees lists show fees that are: 

  • Based on the full possible study plan of units, including the recommended electives 

  • Based on full time study in 2021

  • Subject to change for full time study in 2022

  • Charged at the government funded rate for over 18 years of age students 

  • Based on unit electives designed to meet localised industry demand for skills 

  • Made up of course fees and resource fees, or RPL fees. Course fees are the cost of your tuition, while resource fees pay for consumables provided to you to aid your study (such as printing and paper). You may also be required to purchase text books or equipment that are not part of our tuition or resource fees. Short course fees include both tuition and resource fees as one total fee. 

Fees may vary between students and between educational providers. Other charges may apply. 

Lower Fees, Local Skills fee caps 

The annual fees cap on Lower fees, local skills qualifications means that regardless of how much course fees are, you will not pay more than a set total amount per qualification or course per year. The fees cap is set at $400 for eligible concession students, and $1,200 for non-concession students, plus resource fees. If you begin study in Semester 2 and your course runs longer than one semester, you should expect a new calendar year cap to begin in the next semester of your study, as your further study will be considered in a new calendar year. 

Skills Ready skill sets 

Skills Ready skill sets are free for eligible students. For those who are not eligible, tuition, resource and other fees are payable.  Find out more about the initiative

VET Student Loans 

Selected Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses are VET Student Loan eligible courses. A VET Student Loan creates a debt that must be repaid to the Commonwealth and is only available to students who are eligible. Student Loan fee caps apply. To find out if you are eligible, to see the list of eligible courses or view the loan caps visit our Student Loans page.  

International students 

Selected courses are available to International students for full time study only. Fees, charges, available locations, applications and enrolment procedures for International students are different to those for students who have Australian permanent residency. For more information or to find a course visit the TAFE International WA website. 

Recognition of Prior Learning 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) enrolments are charged at $3.25 per nominal hour of study. 

No concession fees apply to RPL enrolments. Refer to the institutional or apprenticeship/traineeship fee list above for an indicative RPL course fee. 

To get started with RPL, visit the Recognition of Prior Learning page. 

College Discretionary Fee (CDF) 

For all on campus and online and on campus students an annual $20 discretionary fee is payable to cover items like security and other onsite facilities once per semester. 

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