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Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Mechanical Fitter ZA)

National ID: MEM30205 | State ID: WT86

 

Are you looking for a career making and fixing all things mechanical?

When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering (Mechanical Fitter ZA) you'll be looking at a trades career as a machinist metal, mechanical fitter, metal plater or plant mechanic in industries such as mining, automotive, or hydraulics.
You will gain the skills and knowledge to work with pumps and hydraulics, pneumatic systems, mechanical drives and transmissions, using workshop machines, hand and power tools, arc welding, thermal cutting, measuring, technical drawing, and workplace health and safety.
The Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Mechanical Fitter ZA) is an apprenticeship: you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.
Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This qualification is designed to provide you with a range of practical skills, technical training and communication skills for a career in industries such as mining, automotive or hydraulics;
• Machinist Metal
• Mechanical Fitter
• Metal Plater
• Plant Mechanic
For information about jobs and pathways, please see http://joboutlook.gov.au/

Further study opportunities:

• Certificate IV in Engineering
• Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Albany
Bunbury
Duration

Albany Campus
Apprenticeship
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

Bunbury Campus
Apprenticeship
This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

HowApprenticeship
When
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

South Regional TAFE's indicative fees for 2017 are available at the link:
www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/feespaymentoptions

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.

VET Student Loans

The Certificate III in Engineering qualification isn’t currently eligible under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme.

For more information on the eligible courses please see www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans
For information on VET Student Loans at South Regional TAFE
http://www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/vet-student-loans

International students

This courses isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.

For information on courses available to international students at SRTAFE, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website

Other visa holder students

All other visa holders (i.e 300, 416, 417, 457, 461, 485, 489, 496) contact either South West or Great Southern Campuses to confirm your eligibility;
South West Campuses studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au 0417 937 894
Great Southern Campuses studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au 1800 675 781

Units

Phase 1 of 6
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environmentMEM13014AW5502
Apply quality proceduresMEM15024AW5531
Interpret technical drawingMEM09002BW5418
Mark off/out (general engineering)MEM12006CWA993
Organise and communicate informationMEM16006AW5451
Perform engineering measurementsMEM12023AW5492
Plan to undertake a routine taskMEM14004AW5512
Use hand toolsMEM18001CW5563
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environmentMEM16007AW5548
Phase 2 of 6
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering componentsMEM18055BW5601
Perform computationsMEM12024AW5449
Perform general machiningMEM07005CWA647
Use power tools/hand held operationsMEM18002BW5574
Phase 3 of 6
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesMSAENV272BD3655
Perform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealingMEM06007BW5352
Perform lathe operationsMEM07006CWA648
Perform milling operationsMEM07007CWA649
Use tools for precision workMEM18003CW5584
Phase 4 of 6
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply quality systemsMEM15002AW5532
Plan a complete activityMEM14005AW5513
Repair and fit engineering componentsMEM18006CWA652
Shut down and isolate machines/equipmentMEM18011CW5554
Phase 5 of 6
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Interact with computing technologyMEM16008AW5452
Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assembliesMEM18007BW5621
Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearingsMEM18005BW5606
Perform gland packingMEM18013BW5556
Perform levelling and alignment of machines and engineering componentsMEM18009BW5635
Phase 6 of 6
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Assist in the provision of on the job trainingMEM17003AW5552
Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipmentMEM18004BW5595
Maintain hydraulic system componentsMEM18020BW5564
Maintain pneumatic system componentsMEM18018CW5561
Perform installation and removal of mechanical sealsMEM18012BW5555
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses; please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

This course is only available as an apprenticeship; you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate Employer to study.

For all other enquiries please contact South Regional TAFE on 1800 621 445 or email us at enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Please note that all delivery modes may not be available at all campuses; please check with individual campuses on modes of study.

This course is only available as an apprenticeship; you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate Employer to study.

For all other enquiries please contact South Regional TAFE on 1800 621 445 or email us at enquiry@srtafe.wa.edu.au

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

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