Certificate III in Locksmithing
Locksmithing course details
Course description and aims
This course is for people who want to be trained as locksmiths. You will gain
the competencies required by an tradesperson working in this area.
You will acquire skills and knowledge in workplace communication, work health
and safety, quality procedures and systems and planning, engineering
measurement, computations and computer technology plus the technical skills and
knowledge required by locksmiths. You will also learn how to install and repair
locks and related equipment.
The course duration may vary depending on the training pathway agreed to
between you, your employer and the TAFE college.
Course outcomes and careers
Locksmith tradesperson at level C10 under the Metal, Engineering and Associated
Students may enter this course directly. They would normally be expected to be
in, or seeking, relevant employment in the Locksmithing industry. 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 that they would be employed in positions at AQF
III (level C10 in the Metal, Engineering and Associated Industries Award).
When you finish this course you may be eligible to enrol in other courses under
the Metal and Engineering Training Package.
Enrol at any location
Attendance can be negotiated so that it best suits you and your employer. Common attendance modes include going to class one day per week. All classess will commence at 8:00am until 4:15PM.
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.
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 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
|Number||Subject name||Nominal hours|
|MEM13014A||Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment||10|
|MEM15024A||Apply quality procedures||9|
|MEM15002A||Apply quality systems||18|
|MEM20002A||Assemble and test lock mechanisms||54|
|MEM17003A||Assist in the provision of on the job training||18|
|MEM20008A||Develop and implement a masterkey system||54|
|MEM20010A||Gain entry and reinstate automotive locking systems||18|
|MEM20009A||Gain entry and reinstate fire and security containers||36|
|MEM20003A||Install and upgrade locks and hardware||36|
|CPPSEC2021A||Install security equipment and systems||40|
|MEM16008A||Interact with computing technology||18|
|MEM09002B||Interpret technical drawing||36|
|MEM20006A||Maintain and service mechanical locking devices||54|
|CPPSEC3041A||Maintain and service security equipment and system||24|
|MEM16006A||Organise and communicate information||18|
|MEM20014A||Perform a site security survey||18|
|MEM12023A||Perform engineering measurements||45|
|MEM05012C||Perform routine manual metal arc welding||18|
|MEM14005A||Plan a complete activity||36|
|MEM20007A||Plan and prepare a masterkey system||36|
|MEM14004A||Plan to undertake a routine task||9|
|CPPSEC3036A||Program security equipment and system||30|
|CPPSEC3047A||Provide estimate and quote on security system||20|
|MEM20011A||Service and repair fire and security containers||54|
|MEM20012A||Service and repair mechanical automotive locking systems||36|
|MEM20013A||Service automotive transponder systems||18|
|MEM11011B||Undertake manual handling||18|
|MEM18001C||Use hand tools||18|
|MEM18002B||Use power tools/hand held operations||18|
|MEM16007A||Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment||9|