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Certificate IV in Engineering

National ID: MEM40105 | State ID: W245

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.

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This qualification is designed to reflect the role of team leaders and supervisors in the industry sector.

Study pathway

This qualification will allow you to undertake post trade studies in a range of specialisations to enhance your trade specialization, or 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.

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Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical)

National ID: MEA40718 | State ID: BDW1

Are you looking for an in-demand career looking after the world's most advanced technology?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Mechanical) you will be looking at an exciting career working on aircraft large and small as an aviation maintenance engineer. Aircraft maintenance is a key skills growth area and your qualifications are in demand worldwide.

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Entrance Requirements

 

This course is available as an apprenticeship.

Entrance requirements for apprenticeships

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study an apprenticeship or traineeship. 

An apprenticeship involves full time work with an employer who provides an opportunity to learn all aspects of a trade. This is a structured program for a fixed period of time and while you learn on the job, you also attend off the job training at SM TAFE.

Some of the benefits of an Apprenticeship are that you can:

  • Earn a wage while you train
  • Learn on the job skills combined with off the job training
  • Receive a nationally recognised qualification on successful completion
  • Start a valuable step towards a rewarding career path

 

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  • Graduates who successfully complete this qualification gain the skills and knowledge to work in the aviation industry as a mechanical aircraft maintenance engineer.
  • For information on licensing requirements, please refer to CASA’s website: http://www.casa.gov.au
  • South Metropolitan TAFE does not guarantee a licensed outcome as CASA is the Australian licensing and regulatory authority.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • Diploma of Aeroskills (Mechanical)

Those wishing to progress further may undertake the Diploma of Aeroskills and CASA licensing exams to become Licensed Aircraft maintenance Engineers.

For information on licensing requirements, please refer to CASA’s website: http://www.casa.gov.au

South Metropolitan TAFE does not guarantee a licensed outcome as CASA is the Australian licensing and regulatory authority.

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Jandakot Campus - Apprenticeship-Heli Piston Turbine

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Jandakot Campus - Apprenticeship Fixed Wing Piston Unpress

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Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics)

National ID: MEA40618 | State ID: BDW5

Are you looking for an in-demand career looking after the world's most advanced technology?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Aeroskills (Avionics) you will be looking at an exciting career working on aircraft large and small as an aviation maintenance engineer. Aircraft maintenance is a key skills growth area and your qualifications are in demand worldwide.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements

 

This course is available as an apprenticeship.

Entrance requirements for apprenticeships

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study an apprenticeship or traineeship. 

An apprenticeship involves full time work with an employer who provides an opportunity to learn all aspects of a trade. This is a structured program for a fixed period of time and while you learn on the job, you also attend off the job training at SM TAFE.

Some of the benefits of an Apprenticeship are that you can:

  • Earn a wage while you train
  • Learn on the job skills combined with off the job training
  • Receive a nationally recognised qualification on successful completion
  • Start a valuable step towards a rewarding career path

 

Job opportunities

 

  • Completion provides you with the skills and knowledge to work in the aviation industry as an avionics aircraft maintenance engineer.
  • For information on licensing requirements, please refer to CASA’s website: http://www.casa.gov.au
  • South Metropolitan TAFE does not guarantee a licensed outcome as CASA is the Australian licensing and regulatory authority.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • Diploma of Aeroskills (Avionics)

Those wishing to progress further may undertake the Diploma of Aeroskills and CASA licensing exams to become Licensed Aircraft maintenance Engineers.

For information on licensing requirements, please refer to CASA’s website: http://www.casa.gov.au

South Metropolitan TAFE does not guarantee a licensed outcome as CASA is the Australian licensing and regulatory authority.

 

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Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English for Further Study

National ID: 10730NAT | State ID: BEI03

 

Are you new to Australia?

When you finish the Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English - Further Studies your English skills will be suitable for studying a Diploma.

You will learn

  • persuasive writing
  • writing scientific reports
  • spoken and written presentations
  • listening and writing notes
  • learning strategies.

You will be enrolled in the correct level based on your English knowledge.

Please note Carlisle Campus classes are held Tuesday nights only.

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Job opportunities

 

The Certificates in Spoken and Written English assist adults with low level English skills from non-English speaking backgrounds who want to develop the language and literacy skills required to undertake further education and training, seek and maintain employment, and participate in the community.

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
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Further study opportunities:

 

  • 22258VIC Certificate IV in ESL (Further Study), State ID BEI20 
  • Completion of Certificate IV in Spoken and Written English - Further Studies may prepare you for VET programs

 

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Bentley Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal)

National ID: MAR40618 | State ID: BDT9

Certification as a Master less than 35 metres Near Coastal (as defined by the NSCV Part D) will require achievement of the MAR40618 Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal), certification as a Master less than 24 metres Near Coastal, an appropriate radio certificate of proficiency, AMSA final assessment and an AMSA approved first aid certificate; people seeking certification should check with the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA).

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Job opportunities

 

  • This level of qualification is currently cited as meeting some of the requirements for certification as a Master up to 35 metres Near Coastal as defined by the National Standard for Commercial Vessels (NSCV) Part D.

 

 

For information about jobs and pathways, please see
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Further study opportunities:

 

  • MAR50415 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Master up to 500 GT), State ID AWO3

 

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Fremantle Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Marine Engine Driver Grade 1 Near Coastal)

National ID: MAR40518 | State ID: BDU5

This course runs for 8 weeks.

This qualification is aligned to the educational requirement for Certification as Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 as described in Part D of the National Standards for Commercial Vessels (NSCV). The Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 Certificate of Competency (CoC) is issued by the appropriate maritime regulatory authority in each state and territory.

A Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 Certificate allows a holder to take charge of the machinery on vessels less than:

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

A Marine Engine Driver (Motor) Grade 1 Certificate allows a holder to take charge of the machinery on vessels less than:

  • 525kw (35QN) propulsion power engaged in operations in any area; or750kw (50QN) propulsion power engaged in operations up to Australian Coastal - Middle Water Limits (600nm), or
  • 1500kw propulsion power engaged in operations up to Inshore limits (15nm).

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • MAR50613 Diploma of Maritime Operations (Marine Engineering Class 3 Near Coastal), State ID J718

 

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Fremantle Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate IV in Electrical - Instrumentation

National ID: UEE40411 | State ID: A135

Our Certificate IV in Electrical (Instrumentation) provides eligible persons with the training, skills and knowledge to install, commission, calibrate and maintain modern instrumentation and control systems. This may include loop tuning of multi controller or multi element systems and PLC training where required. 

This course will be of interest to unrestricted electricians, or electrical apprentices in their third or fourth year of study. 

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Job opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to gain employment in the engineering industry or continue study to become an engineering associate in the instrumentation and control field.

Study pathway

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to gain employment in the engineering industry or continue study to become an engineering associate in the instrumentation and control field.

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Munster Campus - Part Time-Self Paced-Onsite

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Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study)

National ID: 22492VIC | State ID: BEI20

Do you speak another language at home (not English)?

When you finish the Certificate IV in EAL (Further Study) you will be ready to study a wide range of courses.

You will learn

  • academic discussions
  • reading and understanding textbooks
  • research and analytical skills
  • oral and written presentation of information
  • to understand and respond to written and spoken information.

You will be enrolled in the correct level based on your English knowledge.

EAL = English as an Additional Language.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • This qualification aims to improve your academic skills to undertake further training and education and enhance your employment opportunities.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • Successful completion of the Certificate lV is accepted English language level for entry into vocational education courses.

 

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Carlisle Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate IV in New Small Business

National ID: BSB42618 | State ID: BEA1

Are you ready to turn a dream into a flourishing business?

Please note this qualification has been superseded by a newer qualification (BSB42618 Certificate IV in New Business - BEA1). New students new students should apply for the new qualification.  The website will be updated with the new qualification as soon as possible.  

 When you complete the Certificate IV in New Small Business you will have the practical understanding of what it takes to run a successful small business.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

  • When you complete the Certificate IV in Small Business Management you will have the practical understanding of what it takes to run a successful small business.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • BSB50215 Diploma of Business, State ID AVU9 
  • BSB50415 Diploma of Business Administration, State ID AVV5 
  • BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management, State ID AVU0 

 

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Thornlie Campus - Full Time-Classroom

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Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing

National ID: ACM40412 | State ID: J481

Are you looking for a career talking to the animals?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing you will be ready for a career as a veterinary nurse, or animal welfare worker.

You will have the skills and knowledge to work effectively in a veterinary practice, providing care to a wide variety of animals, assisting with surgery preparation and procedures, performing pathology and imaging procedures, providing post-surgery care and advice, and workplace safety and health.

Job opportunities

Job opportunities

 

Completion of this qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work as a

  • veterinary nurse
  • veterinary surgical assistant
  • animal carer
  • animal welfare worker.

 

 

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

 

Further study opportunities:

 

  • ACM50512 Diploma of Veterinary Nursing (General Practice), State ID J366
  • Students may apply for further study into the Bachelor of Animal Studies (Murdoch University).

 

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Bentley Campus - Part Time-Classroom

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