MEM30219

Certificate III in Engineering
Mechanical Trade

NATIONALLY RECOGNISED TRAINING

MEM30219 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Learn the skills to join the industry. Our practical course offers on-the-job learning, suited for those with good manual dexterity and attention to detail. Build a proud career.

Overview

Qualification Description

Start this and use your practical skills and knowledge in various industries, including naval shipping, sustainable energy, mining, power, and aviation. Feel empowered to advance your engineering career enthusiastically.

OUTCOMES

Learning outcomes

By combining theoretical learning with hands-on practical assignments, you will gain the skills to

  • Obtain engineering measurements and prepare freehand sketches to convey information

  • Use fitting skills and techniques

  • Set and edit computer-controlled machine processes

  • Maintain hydraulic system components

  • Operated excavators, bobcats, mining borers, generators, and power generation machinery.

Course outcomes

Get hands-on experience and build specialised skills to stand out in the job market.

  • Mechanical aptitude to use industry-related tools, technology and machinery

  • An understanding of mechanical terminology and communication skills to confidently work as part of a team

  • A nationally accredited trade qualification at the Certificate III level

  • Credits towards a Certificate IV qualification to enhance your career opportunities

SUITABILITY

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Over the age of 18 years

  • Have completed TAE Institutes LLN entry assessment consistent with the TAE Institute’s LLN Policy

  • Experience in handling tools and equipment

  • An interest in working with engineering drawings

  • An aptitude for working with your hands and good hand-eye coordination

  • A desire to pursue a career in the mining, shipping, gas and oil drilling, manufacturing or aviation industries

TAE Institute recommends checking entry requirements before applying. If you need help preparing for your studies, please contact us. We are always here to support you.

Entry requirements

This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

Non-apprenticeship

  • Non-apprenticeship pathways for trade-related qualifications allow you to have your industry skills assessed through recognition of prior learning (RPL) and undertake gap training to gain a trade qualification. To take this course as a non-apprenticeship, you must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age, as evidenced by photo identification

  • Have at least 2 years of work experience in this occupation or trade, as evidenced by employee records such as your resume and/or letters from your employers.

  • Be currently employed in the relevant industry, as evidenced by a letter from your employer.

  • This course is offered as a fee for service.

PATHWAYS

At our school, we highly value your previous study and work experience. Therefore, we offer you the opportunity to apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer. Achieving success in this process means you’ll be able to obtain your qualification much faster, saving you time and effort.

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like technical fitter, machinist and fitter and machinist.

UNITS

To be awarded the MEM30219 Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade (Fitting), required to complete 30 units of competency as listed below:

for full details see  https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/MEM30219

Pre-requisite

An asterisk (*) against a unit code below indicates that there is a prerequisite requirement that must be met. 

Duration and delivery

At our school, we highly value your previous study and work experience. Therefore, we offer you the opportunity to apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer. Achieving success in this process means you’ll be able to obtain your qualification much faster, saving you time and effort.

How long is the course and where?

Please contact us directly to discuss your options.

The premises are either the premises of TAE Institute or another suitable premise identified by TAE Institute.

Fee

At TAE Institute, we offer a variety of payment options. You may be eligible for funding for the NSW Smart and Skilled Program.

How much is it going to cost me and how to pay?

Fee For Service and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) are available prices on the application.

Any queries regarding fees and payment plans should be addressed to: [email protected] or call: 1300 678 288