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Certificate II in Engineering Pathways (MEM20413)

Course summary

This qualification equips you with knowledge and skills which will enhance your prospects of employment in an engineering or related working environment. Successful completion of this course enhances your employment opportunities if you are seeking an apprenticeship in the engineering trade, and will give you direct and indirect skills associated with apprenticeship trades relevant to the engineering industry.

This qualification is designed to give you employability skills including communication, teamwork, problem-solving, initiative and enterprise, planning and organising, self-management and hands on skills relevant to the industry.

The qualification is suited to VET in Schools programs or learners with no previous connection to the engineering industry or relevant employment history.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Fees www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • - Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
  • - Engineering and Built Environment
  • - VET in Schools
Skill Area
  • - Engineering
AQF Level Level 2: Certificate II

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Apprenticeships including Boilermaker, Sheet Metal Worker, Fitter, Fitter and Turner, Welder, Mechanical Machinist, Factory Worker, or Metal Production Assistant.


Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

Core
MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEMPE005A Develop a career plan for the engineering and manufacturing industry
MEMPE006A Undertake a basic engineering project
MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Electives


MEM16006A Organise and communicate information
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations
MEMPE001A Use engineering workshop machines
MEMPE002A Use electric welding machines
MEMPE003A Use oxy-acetylene and soldering equipment
MEMPE007A Pull apart and re-assemble engineering mechanisms
MSAPCI101A Adapt to work in industry

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task

Course Availabilities

CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea - VET in Schools

Timing
Next intake for this course will be Term 1, 2017.

Duration and dates
12 months.


Summary
This course is available as part of the VET in Schools Program at CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea campus.

Load
Twelve (12) units must be successfully completed – four (4) core units and eight (8) electives.

Notes

Commencing February 2017, classes will be held one day per week on Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays from 8.30 am - 3.30 pm.


Work placement: This program does not include a Vocational Placement component but it is highly recommended that students participate in work experience in conjunction with their school arrangements.

Course Guides will be made available through School VET Coordinators and students will be given the opportunity to make application for places in courses. For further information please access the CQUniversity link to the CQUniversity VET in School Web Page www.cqu.edu.au/vetis or your School HOD.


CQUniversity Rockhampton City - VET in Schools

Timing
Next intake for this course will be Term 1, 2017. Expressions of interest can be sent via your School VET Co-ordinator.

Duration and dates
Attendance one (1) day per week


Summary
This course is available as part of the VET in Schools Program at CQUniversity Rockhampton City campus.

Load
Twelve (12) units must be successfully completed – four (4) core units and eight (8) electives.

Notes

Commencing February 2017, classes will be held one day per week on Wednesdays or Thursdays from 8.30 am - 3.30 pm.


Work placement: This program does not include a Vocational Placement component but it is highly recommended that students participate in work experience in conjunction with their school arrangements.

Course Guides will be made available through School VET Coordinators and students will be given the opportunity to make application for places in courses. For further information please access the CQUniversity link to the CQUniversity VET in School Web Page www.cqu.edu.au/vetis or your School HOD.


CQUniversity Emerald - VET in Schools (partnered with school Dysart and Clermont)

Timing
Next intake for this course will be Term 1, 2017. Expressions of interest can be sent via your School VET Co-ordinator.

Duration and dates
2 years.


Summary
It is proposed that this course will be delivered at Dysart State High School and Clermont State High School.

Load
Twelve (12) units must be successfully completed – four (4) core units and eight (8) electives.

Notes

Attendance will be at Dysart SHS or Clermont SHS. 

This course is available as part of the VET in Schools program in partnership with schools in the Emerald region. Students undertaking this course will need to be in Year 11 in 2017.

Work placement: This program does not include a Vocational Placement component but it is highly recommended that students participate in work experience in conjunction with their school arrangements.

Course Guides will be made available through School VET Coordinators and students will be given the opportunity to make application for places in courses. For further information please access the CQUniversity link to the CQUniversity VET in School Web Page www.cqu.edu.au/vetis or your School HOD.

 

 


CQUniversity Gladstone City - VET in Schools

Timing
Next intake for this course will be Term 1, 2017. Expressions of interest can be sent via your School VET Co-ordinator.

Duration and dates
Attendance one (1) day per week


Summary
This course is available as part of the VET in Schools Program at CQUniversity Gladstone City campus.

Load
Twelve (12) units must be successfully completed – four (4) core units and eight (8) electives.

Notes

CLASS DETAILS (students will attend one day per week)

Work placement: This program does not include a Vocational Placement component but it is highly recommended that students participate in work experience in conjunction with their school arrangements.

Course Guides will be made available through School VET Coordinators and students will be given the opportunity to make application for places in courses. For further information please access the CQUniversity link to the CQUniversity VET in School Web Page www.cqu.edu.au/vetis or your School HOD.


2018 Course Availabilities List

Narrow the unit availabilities shown by adjusting the filters below.

Location
Attendance Mode
Load Category
Start Month

Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month
Emerald On-campus Part Time February
Gladstone Marina On-campus Part Time February
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February

2018 Unit Availabilities

Narrow the unit availabilities shown by adjusting the filters below.

Location
Attendance Mode
Load Category
Start Month

MEM13014A - Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEM16006A - Organise and communicate information
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEM18001C - Use hand tools
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEM18002B - Use power tools/hand held operations
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEMPE001A - Use engineering workshop machines
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEMPE002A - Use electric welding machines
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEMPE003A - Use oxy-acetylene and soldering equipment
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEMPE005A - Develop a career plan for the engineering and manufacturing industry
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEMPE006A - Undertake a basic engineering project
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MEMPE007A - Pull apart and re-assemble engineering mechanisms
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MSAENV272B - Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18
MSAPCI101A - Adapt to work in industry
Location Attendance Mode Load Category Start Month Start Date
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Gladstone City On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Mackay Ooralea On-campus Part Time February 29/01/18
Rockhampton City On-campus Part Time February 06/02/18

Related Courses

No related course found.

Resource Requirements

Students are required to supply their own personal protective equipment as required including appropriate clothing and footwear.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required:

·         Steel Cap Boots

·         Safety Glasses

·         Appropriate clothing

Is what I already know taken into account?

Yes. Your history of study, skills and experience does matter. Consideration is given to your prior life and work experiences as well as formal and informal training. This may be applied using the national standard for Mutual Recognition or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Documentary evidence will be requested

What else might I find useful?

Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/current-student