Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Heavy Fabrication)

 
Qualification:
Certificate III   NRT
Course no:
MEM30305-02V06
National code:
MEM30305
Start date:
Mon 17 Jul 2017
 –   Ultimo
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  • Engineering - Fabrication Trade course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is for people employed as apprentice heavy fabrication tradespersons
    (traditionally referred to as boilermakers) in the manufacturing, engineering
    and related industry areas. You will gain the competencies required to work as a
    heavy fabrication 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 industry-specific
    skills in welding and boilermaking 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.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Heavy fabrication tradesperson (traditionally referred to as Boilermaking
    Tradesperson) at level C10 under the Metal, Engineering and Associated
    Industries Award.

    Recommended Pathways

    Students may enter this course directly. They would normally be expected to be
    in, or seeking, relevant employment. They may proceed to higher level
    qualifications within this training package as explained in Section 7.1.

    If students have undertaken this qualification with the support of their
    employer it would be expected they would be employed in positions at AQF
    III (Level C10 in the Metal, Engineering and Associated Industries Award) in
    the workplace.

    Articulation

    Pathways from the qualification
    -------------------------------
    Further training pathways from this qualification include MEM40105 Certificate
    IV in Engineering and MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade or other
    relevant qualifications.

    Expected Outcomes

    This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required for employment as an
    Engineering Tradesperson - Fabrication within the metal, engineering,
    manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering
    Tradespersons - Fabrication work. The qualification has been specifically
    developed to meet the needs of apprentices in the above trade. The qualification
    packaging has been developed on an assumption that competency will be developed
    through an integrated 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.

    Job roles/employment outcomes
    The Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade specifies the
    competencies required for employment as an Engineering Tradesperson -
    Fabrication including, metal fabrication, welding, machine process operations
    and engineering drawing

    Application
    This qualification is designed to provide an industry recognised skills profile
    related to trade work as an Engineering Tradesperson - Fabrication. Skills
    development would usually be undertaken through an Australian Apprenticeship
    arrangement where the mix of on and off-the-job training would be specified in
    the Training Plan associated with the Contract of Training between the employer
    and apprentice.

    Pathways into the qualification
    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.

    Pathways from the qualification
    Further training pathways from this qualification include MEM40105 Certificate
    IV in Engineering and MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade or other
    relevant qualifications.

    Refer to training.gov.au. for further information

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    Pathways into the qualification
    -------------------------------
    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 for relevant units of competency achieved should be granted towards this
    qualification for 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 pre-vocational and
    pre-apprenticeship programs and Statements of Attainment.

    Enrol at any location

    Ultimo
    Part Time Evening
    Course type:
    Heavy Fabrication
    Course start:
    Mon 17 Jul 2017
    Course duration:
    3 Years
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    7 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $3220
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $2680
    Course Fee:
    $13750
    Code:
    MEM30305-02V06-17ULT-009
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    About offering:

    INFORMATION SESSION

    Attend the following information session to meet with the teaching staff, discuss the course and get more information about enrolment and next steps.

    Tuesday 20 June 2017, between 8:30am to 6:30pm at Ultimo College, Main Campus, 651-731 Harris Street, Building N, Ground Level, Room NG.23.

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 7 hours of class a week over 2 evenings per week for 2.5 years. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Monday to Thursday, from 5:30pm to 9:00pm.

    How to enrol or apply:

    To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled

    GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)

    Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).

    Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

    The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

    For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled.

    PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

    Instalment payment options are available for this course. For more information, see http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges

    Find out more about financial assistance http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance

    RECOGNITION

    Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

    Find out more about recognition: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition

    Subjects

    NumberSubject nameNominal hours
    MEM05010CApply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques72
    MEM13014AApply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment10
    MEM15024AApply quality procedures9
    MEM15002AApply quality systems18
    MEM05052AApply safe welding practices36
    MEM05011DAssemble fabricated components72
    MEM17003AAssist in the provision of on the job training18
    MEM05005BCarry out mechanical cutting18
    MEM16008AInteract with computing technology18
    MEM09002BInterpret technical drawing36
    MEM12007DMark off/out structural fabrications and shapes36
    MEM16006AOrganise and communicate information18
    MEM05018CPerform advanced welding using gas metal arc welding process36
    MEM05020CPerform advanced welding using gas tungsten arc welding process36
    MEM05016CPerform advanced welding using manual metal arc welding process36
    MEM12024APerform computations27
    MEM12023APerform engineering measurements45
    MEM05037CPerform geometric development54
    MEM05007CPerform manual heating and thermal cutting18
    MEM05050BPerform routine gas metal arc welding18
    MEM05049BPerform routine gas tungsten arc welding18
    MEM05012CPerform routine manual metal arc welding18
    MEM14005APlan a complete activity36
    MEM14004APlan to undertake a routine task9
    MEM05051ASelect welding processes18
    MEM18001CUse hand tools18
    MEM18002BUse power tools/hand held operations18
    MEM05017DWeld using gas metal arc welding process36
    MEM05019DWeld using gas tungsten arc welding process36
    MEM05015DWeld using manual metal arc welding process36
    MEM16007AWork with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment9

     

     

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