Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture

 
Qualification:
Certificate III   NRT
Course no:
MEM30605-01V05
National code:
MEM30605
Start date:
Mon 12 Feb 2018
Tue 20 Feb 2018
Design Centre
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  • Jewellery Manufacture course details

    Course description and aims

    This course is for people who have or are seeking an apprenticeship in the
    jewellery trade. It provides off-the-job training in a wide range of jewellery
    skills. Design and creativity is emphasised in order to meet the changing needs
    of society from national identity and cultural trends, to personal adornment and
    aesthetics, socio-economic factors and tourism.

    You will design and manufacture individual pieces of jewellery using a wide
    range of materials, techniques and procedures relevant to work in the industry.

    Practical skills and operating techniques are emphasised as well as diagnostic
    procedures and the technical analysis and correction of faults typically found
    in the trade.

    There are equipment and material costs involved in doing this course. Contact
    your campus for more information.

    Other Requirements

    There are equipment and material costs involved in doing this course. Contact your campus for more information.

    Course outcomes and careers

    Jeweller or jewellery designer for a retailer or manufacturer.

    Recommended Pathways

    Graduates of this course may proceed to undertake higher level studies in
    jewellery design within either the vocational sector or at a number of
    universities.

    Articulation

    When you finish this course you may continue your studies in the Advanced
    Diploma of Jewellery and Object Design (7806).

    Expected Outcomes

    This course provides off-the-job training to apprentices and craft workers in
    the jewellery industry.

    Students acquire skills and knowledge which will enable them to design and
    manufacture individual pieces of jewellery using a wide range of materials,
    techniques, procedures and processes relevant to work in the industry.

    Training is characterised by a high emphasis on design, practical skills and
    operating techniques as well as diagnostic procedures and the technical analysis
    and correction of faults typically found in the trade. Emphasis on design and
    creativity is stressed to meet the changing needs of society from national
    identity and cultural trends, to personal adornment and aesthetics,
    socio-economic factors and tourism.

    There are equipment and material costs involved in doing this course. Contact
    your College for more information.

    On completion, graduates should be able to:
    1. Implement the principles, processes and techniques involved in the design,
    manufacture and finishing of custom jewellery
    2. Apply knowledge and work with a wide range of precious and non-precious
    materials and gemstones
    3. Use appropriate hand skills and techniques to manufacture jewellery
    according to design specifications and industry standards
    4. Carry out safe and correct procedures in the use and storage of hand tools,
    chemicals and equipment in the workshop
    5. Use the design process and problem solving techniques to interpret and
    present customers' requirements in the form of bench sketches, customer
    sketches, coloured artwork and computer generated designs
    6. Apply communication skills to interpret instructions and/or drawings to deal
    effectively with the customer, peers and supervisors in the workplace
    7. Promote pride in self and high work quality
    8. Work independently.

    Key Alert
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    On 1 January 2012 the Work Health Safety Act 2011 (WHS Act) was implemented in
    NSW. Delivery and assessment of this course must be based on

    Entry requirements

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    Enrol at any location

    Design Centre
    Full Time
    Part Time Day
    Flexible
    Course start:
    Mon 12 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    1 Year
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    19 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $2680
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $3220
    Course Fee:
    $12290
    Code:
    MEM30605-01V05-18DCE-182
    Showcase:
    View details
    About offering:

    Please attend Enmore Open Day or an Information Session.

    DESIGN CENTRE ENMORE OPEN DAY
    Friday 1 December & Saturday 2 December 2017 between 10.00am to 3.00pm at Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Road, Enmore

    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.
    All information sessions are held at the Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Road Enmore, Building D, 1st Floor, Room D1.08, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, on the following dates:

    * Wednesday, 6 December 2017, or
    * Wednesday, 31 January 2018

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 19 hours of class over 3 days a week for 1 year. Indicative timetable: Monday and Tuesday, 8:30am to 4:30pm; and Wednesday, 9.30am to 4.00pm.

    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
    MEM13014AApply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment10
    MEM15024AApply quality procedures9
    MEM15002AApply quality systems18
    MEM17003AAssist in the provision of on the job training18
    MEM19016BConstruct jewellery components36
    MEM19017BFabricate jewellery items54
    MEM19003BHandle gem materials18
    MEM16008AInteract with computing technology18
    MEM09002BInterpret technical drawing36
    MEM08010BManually finish/polish materials54
    MEM16006AOrganise and communicate information18
    MEM06007BPerform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing18
    MEM05006CPerform brazing and or silver soldering18
    MEM12024APerform computations27
    MEM12023APerform engineering measurements45
    MEM19007BPerform gemstone setting54
    MEM19001BPerform jewellery metal casting54
    MEM03001BPerform manual production assembly36
    MEM14005APlan a complete activity36
    MEM14004APlan to undertake a routine task9
    MEM19008BPrepare jewellery designs54
    MEM19002BPrepare jewellery illustrations36
    MEM19013BProduce jewellery metal masters36
    MEM19012BProduce jewellery wax model36
    MEM19005BProduce three-dimensional precision items72
    MEM19018BRepair jewellery items54
    MEM18001CUse hand tools18
    MEM18002BUse power tools/hand held operations18
    MEM18003CUse tools for precision work36
    MEM13003BWork safely with industrial chemicals and materials18
    MEM13004BWork safely with molten metals/glass18
    MEM16007AWork with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment9
    Course start:
    Mon 12 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    3 Years
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    8 Hours per week
    Smart and Skilled First Qual:
    $2680
    Course Fee:
    $12290
    Smart and Skilled Second Qual:
    $3220
    Code:
    MEM30605-01V05-18DCE-184
    Showcase:
    View details
    About offering:

    Please attend Enmore Open Day or an Information Session.

    DESIGN CENTRE ENMORE OPEN DAY
    Friday 1 December & Saturday 2 December 2017 between 10.00am to 3.00pm at Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Road, Enmore

    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.
    All information sessions are held at the Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Road Enmore, Building D, 1st Floor, Room D1.08, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, on the following dates:

    * Wednesday, 6 December 2017, or
    * Wednesday, 31 January 2018

    Indicative timetable:

    You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class over 1 day a week for 3 years. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is: Wednesday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.

    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
    MEM13014AApply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment10
    MEM15024AApply quality procedures9
    MEM15002AApply quality systems18
    MEM17003AAssist in the provision of on the job training18
    MEM19016BConstruct jewellery components36
    MEM19017BFabricate jewellery items54
    MEM19003BHandle gem materials18
    MEM16008AInteract with computing technology18
    MEM09002BInterpret technical drawing36
    MEM08010BManually finish/polish materials54
    MEM16006AOrganise and communicate information18
    MEM06007BPerform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing18
    MEM05006CPerform brazing and or silver soldering18
    MEM12024APerform computations27
    MEM12023APerform engineering measurements45
    MEM19001BPerform jewellery metal casting54
    MEM03001BPerform manual production assembly36
    MEM14005APlan a complete activity36
    MEM14004APlan to undertake a routine task9
    MEM19008BPrepare jewellery designs54
    MEM19002BPrepare jewellery illustrations36
    MEM19013BProduce jewellery metal masters36
    MEM19012BProduce jewellery wax model36
    MEM19005BProduce three-dimensional precision items72
    MEM19018BRepair jewellery items54
    MEM18001CUse hand tools18
    MEM18002BUse power tools/hand held operations18
    MEM18003CUse tools for precision work36
    MEM13003BWork safely with industrial chemicals and materials18
    MEM13004BWork safely with molten metals/glass18
    MEM16007AWork with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment9
    Course type:
    Apprenticeship - Block Release
    Course start:
    Tue 20 Feb 2018
    Course duration:
    3 Years
    Financial Assistance:
    Smart & Skilled
    Attendance:
    28 Hours per week
    Course Fee:
    $2000
    Code:
    MEM30605-01V05-18DCE-183
    Showcase:
    View details
    About offering:

    This course is typically for apprentices and students who attend college from regional areas or interstate (Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria apply). Please be prepared to attend college for approximately 28 hours per week per block, scheduled over 4 consecutive days, with 9 blocks a year.

    PRE-REQUISITE: Students applying for block release must be an employed apprentice or have proof of future employment in the jewellery industry.


    Please attend Enmore Open Day or an Information Session.

    DESIGN CENTRE ENMORE OPEN DAY
    Friday 1 December & Saturday 2 December 2017 between 10.00am to 3.00pm at Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Road, Enmore

    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.
    All information sessions are held at the Design Centre Enmore, 110 Edgeware Road Enmore, Building D, 1st Floor, Room D1.08, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, on the following dates:

    * Wednesday, 6 December 2017, or
    * Wednesday, 31 January 2018

    Indicative timetable:

    You will be required to attend approx 28 hours per week scheduled over 4 consecutive days, 9 cycles per year. An indication of how your weekly timetable may look is Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 8:30am to 4:30pm daily.

    How to enrol or apply:

    Before you can start an apprenticeship, you first need to find an employer in the industry you're interested in that will support you through your studies. You and your employer should contact an Apprenticeship Network Provider (APN) and tell them you're interested in studying at Sydney TAFE. The APN will help you and your employer to complete a Training Contract. Once you have a Training Contract, we will help you, your employer and the APN to complete a Training Plan Proposal. Once you have both these documents, the APN will lodge them with State Training Services, who will provide further advice about next steps.

    Find out more: http:// http://www.training.nsw.gov.au/individuals/apprenticeships_traineeships/getting_started/index.html

    Fee information:

    SMART AND SKILLED FEES

    This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion (capped at $2,000) 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
    MEM13014AApply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment10
    MEM15024AApply quality procedures9
    MEM15002AApply quality systems18
    MEM17003AAssist in the provision of on the job training18
    MEM19016BConstruct jewellery components36
    MEM19017BFabricate jewellery items54
    MEM19003BHandle gem materials18
    MEM16008AInteract with computing technology18
    MEM09002BInterpret technical drawing36
    MEM08010BManually finish/polish materials54
    MEM16006AOrganise and communicate information18
    MEM06007BPerform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing18
    MEM05006CPerform brazing and or silver soldering18
    MEM12024APerform computations27
    MEM12023APerform engineering measurements45
    MEM19001BPerform jewellery metal casting54
    MEM03001BPerform manual production assembly36
    MEM14005APlan a complete activity36
    MEM14004APlan to undertake a routine task9
    MEM19008BPrepare jewellery designs54
    MEM19002BPrepare jewellery illustrations36
    MEM19013BProduce jewellery metal masters36
    MEM19012BProduce jewellery wax model36
    MEM19005BProduce three-dimensional precision items72
    MEM19018BRepair jewellery items54
    MEM18001CUse hand tools18
    MEM18002BUse power tools/hand held operations18
    MEM18003CUse tools for precision work36
    MEM13003BWork safely with industrial chemicals and materials18
    MEM13004BWork safely with molten metals/glass18
    MEM16007AWork with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment9

     

     

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