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Engineering - Mechanical Trade - Certificate III (MEM30205-01V06)
Course brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Career area: Mechanical Technology 
Study area: Mechanical and Industrial Engineering and Technology 
National code: MEM30205  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
  Part Time Day  3 Years 30-Jan-2017   
Wollongong  Part Time Evening  32 Weeks 7-Mar-2017   
Features: Apprenticeships, School trainees, TVET 
Description: This course is for people employed as apprentice mechanical fitters and machinists in the manufacturing, engineering and related industry areas. You will gain the competencies required to work as a mechanical tradesperson in these areas.

You will acquire skills and knowledge in workplace communication, occupational health and safety, quality procedures, systems and planning, engineering measurement, computations and computer technology plus some industry-specific skills in mechanical fitting and machining that are relevant to your current or intended employment.

The course duration will vary depending on the training pathway agreed to between you, your employer and the TAFE college. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Pathways into the qualification
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There is no qualification entry requirement. It is assumed that the learner is engaged as an apprentice under a Training Contract and that the learner is receiving appropriate structured on-the-job training while undertaking this qualification.

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed MEM10105 Certificate I in Engineering, MEM10205 Certificate I in Boating Services, MEM20105 Certificate II in Engineering, MEM20205 Certificate II in Engineering - Production Technology or other relevant qualifications. Credit towards this qualification may also include units of competency contained within relevant skill sets and Statements of Attainment. 
Learning pathways: Pathways from the qualification
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Further training pathways from this qualification include MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering and MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade or other relevant qualifications. 
Career opportunities: Mechanical tradesperson (traditionally referred to as Fitting and Machining Tradesperson) at level C10 under the Metal, Engineering and Associated Industries Award. 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location:
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Offering name: This Course is offered at – Bega, Cooma, Dapto, Goulburn, Ulladulla, Moruya, Moss Vale, Nowra, Queanbeyan, Shellharbour, Wollongong, West Wollongong, Yallah, Yass 
Offering code: 17WLG-333 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Mixed Mode 
Duration: 3 Years
Scheduled attendance: Delivery Options: Campus Based, Flexible, Online, Workbased. 
Starting from: 30 January 2017 
About: TAFE Illawarra will be offering this course in 2017.

Start dates and times will vary according to your attendance mode.

For further information, contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123

Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling
Target group: Apprentices, School Based Apprentice, Trainees, School Based Trainee, Non Apprentice Pathway (Recognition of Prior Learning), Smart and Skilled Eligible Learners 
Applying and enrolling:
 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $2,680
Second qualification $3,220
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Full Fee $11,940
Comments: Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Next steps: This is an entry level trade course with no pre requsite requirements. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering name: This Course is offered at – Bega, Cooma, Dapto, Goulburn, Ulladulla, Moruya, Moss Vale, Nowra, Queanbeyan, Shellharbour, Wollongong, West Wollongong, Yallah, Yass 
Offering code: 17WLG-222 
Attendance mode: Part Time Evening 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 32 Weeks
Scheduled attendance: You will be contacted by a staff member and advised of your attendance requirements as various study options may be available. 
Starting from: 7 March 2017 
Times: 8:00am to 4:15pm
About: Thank you for your enquiry.

TAFE NSW will be offering this course for Apprentices during 2017

This course is available for people employed as an Apprentice and currently working in a related industry area.

You will need to provide a copy of your signed Training Plan which you will receive from your Australian Apprenticeships Centre representative.

Please register your interest by using the enquire now button and a staff member will be in contact with you to assist you to finalise your enrolment.


Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 864 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
• Independent study
• Work placement or simulated workplace activities
• Research and projects
• Preparation of assessment tasks
• Field/industry visits
• Tutorials
• Learning support

Required student skills

This is a Certificate III level course. Skills to study effectively include the ability to work on projects and or in a team, research information, follow instructions and communicate effectively.

Students are required to provide and wear their own personal protective equipment during lessons. This includes cotton drill workshirt, trousers, steel capped safety boots or shoes and safety glasses. Also required is a scientific calculator and pen and note book.

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. The qualification has been specifically developed for apprentices in the above trade.
Target group: Apprentices, School Based Apprentice, Trainees, School Based Trainee, Non Apprentice Pathway (Recognition of Prior Learning), Smart and Skilled Eligible Learners 
Applying and enrolling: Register your interest in this course - click the ‘Register’ button and enter your personal details - and TAFE Illawarra will email you to let you know

Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you don’t already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

 
Selection criteria: This course is for apprentices in the Metals and Engineering industry 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Other information: To be eligable for this course you must be an indentured apprentice and have sign training Plan.

Students will need to supply all PPE (steel cap boots, safety glasses, cotton drill long pants and shirt). 
Comments: Classes commence Tuesday 7/03/2017, Room E.G.37. Wollongong Campus, Lysaghts st, North Wollongong. Classes start at 8am and finish at 4pm. Students will need to supply all PPE (steel cap boots, safety glasses, cotton drill long pants and shirt).

Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete a part or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
• Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
• Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Next steps: This is an entry level trade course with no pre requsite requirements. Your teacher may recommend course related textbooks which can be purchased fromthe ITSA Bookshop to assist you with your course. 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123