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MEM30205 – Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade

Course Summary:

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to work as an Engineering Tradesperson - Mechanical within metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering Tradesperson - Mechanical work.

Career Outcomes:

Occupational titles that this qualification is suitable for may vary and include:

  • Mechanical Tradesperson
  • Fitter and Turner
  • Fitter and Machinist
  • Maintenance Fitter
  • Diesel Fitter
  • Plant Mechanic
  • Refrigeration Mechanic
  • 1st class machinist

Duration:             

 

Class Delivery

Traineeship/Apprenticeship

 

Part time

Full time

Part time

Full time

Duration

NA

NA

72 months

36 months

Delivery Method:            

  • Workplace / Flexible Delivery
  • Classroom

How to Apply:                     

  • By phone:
    • Skillinvest Metro – 1300 135 008
    • Skillinvest Regional – 1300 308 620

Entry Requirements

The qualification has been specifically developed for apprentices in the above trade. The qualification packaging has been developed on an assumption that competency will be developed through a combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies such as those delivered through a formal apprenticeship. The qualification may also be achieved through formal skills recognition assessment processes.

Fees and Charges

Refer to the Fees & Charges link on the Skillinvest website (www.skillinvest.com.au).

Qualification Requirements

The minimum requirements for achievement of the Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade are:

  • Completion of all (12) core units of competency listed below, and
  • Completion of Group A units to the value of at least 40 points, and
  • Completion of units from Group B to bring the total value to at least 73 points
  • The nominal hours for the units selected must total between 960 – 1000 hours.

Core Units

  • MEM12023A - Perform Engineering Measurements
  • MEM12024A - Perform Computations
  • MEM13014A - Apply Principles of Occupational Health and Safety in the Work Environment
  • MEM14004A - Plan to Undertake a Routine Task
  • MEM14005A - Plan a Complete Activity
  • MEM15002A - Apply Quality Systems
  • MEM15024A - Apply Quality Procedures
  • MEM16006A - Organise and Communicate Information
  • MEM16007A - Work with Others in a Manufacturing, Engineering or Related Environment
  • MEM16008A - Interact with Computing Technology
  • MEM17003A - Assist in the Provision of On the Job Training
  • MSAENV272B - Participate in Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices

Elective Group A

  • MEM07001B - Perform Operational Maintenance of Machines/Equipment
  • MEM07003B - Perform Machine Setting (routine)
  • MEM07005C - Perform General Machining
  • MEM07006C - Perform Lathe Operations
  • MEM07007C - Perform Milling Operations
  • MEM07008D - Perform Grinding Operations
  • MEM07024B - Operate and Monitor Machine/Process
  • MEM09002B - Interpret Technical Drawing
  • MEM12003B - Perform Precision Mechanical Measurement
  • MEM12006C - Mark Off/Out (General Engineering)
  • MEM18001C - Use Hand Tools
  • MEM18002B - Use Power Tools/Hand Held Operations
  • MEM18003C - Use Tools for Precision Work
  • MEM18006C - Repair and Fit Engineering Components
  • MEM18011C - Shut Down and Isolate Machines/Equipment
  • MEM18020B - Maintain Hydraulic System Components
  • MEM18021B - Maintain Hydraulic Systems
  • MEM18055B - Dismantle, Replace and Assemble Engineering Components

Elective Group B

  • MEM05051A - Select Welding Processes
  • MEM05049B - Perform Routine Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
  • MEM05013C - Perform Manual Production Welding
  • MEM05015D - Weld using Manual Metal Arc Welding Process
  • MDM05050B - Perform Routine Gas Metal Arc Welding
  • MEM05004C - Perform Routine Oxy Acetylene Welding
  • MEM05012C - Perform Routine Manual Metal Arc Welding
  • MEM05052A - Apply Safe Welding Practices
  • MEM05005B - Carry Out Mechanical Cutting
  • MEM11010B - Operate Mobile Load Shifting Equipment
  • MEM11011B - Undertake Manual Handling
  • MEM16005A - Operate as a Team Member to Conduct Engineering Activities
  • MEM11016B - Order Materials