Version Effective: 27th of March, 2018
Version Effective: 27th of March, 2018

MEM30305 - Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

Course Details

Course Summary

This program provides the skills and knowledge required for engineering fabrication in the areas of sheet metal (light fabrication) and welding.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $15152 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $445 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • Engineering
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Occupational titles that this qualification is suitable for may vary and include metal fabrication tradesperson, boilermaker, 1st class sheet metal worker, 1st class welder, moulder, foundry tradesperson and patternmaker.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 12 core units
Standard Course Structure

Approximately 960 hours of study time will be involved however, the training duration will depend on the electives and study mode selected.

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • On-campus
  • Employer Based (VET Providers Only)
Core


MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements More Information Training.gov Details
MEM12024A Perform computations More Information Training.gov Details
MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment More Information Training.gov Details
MEM14004A Plan to undertake a routine task More Information Training.gov Details
MEM14005A Plan a complete activity More Information Training.gov Details
MEM15002A Apply quality systems More Information Training.gov Details
MEM15024A Apply quality procedures More Information Training.gov Details
MEM16006A Organise and communicate information More Information Training.gov Details
MEM16007A Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment More Information Training.gov Details
MEM16008A Interact with computing technology More Information Training.gov Details
MEM17003A Assist in the provision of on the job training More Information Training.gov Details
MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices More Information Training.gov Details
Electives
Elective units will be outlined in your apprenticeship training plan.
MEM08010B Manually finish/polish materials More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding More Information Training.gov Details
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly More Information Training.gov Details
MEM10010B Install pipework and pipework assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05048B Perform advanced welding using flux core arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05019D Weld using gas tungsten arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05016C Perform advanced welding using manual metal arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations More Information Training.gov Details
MEM18001C Use hand tools More Information Training.gov Details
MEM12007D Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapes More Information Training.gov Details
MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05052A Apply safe welding practices More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05051A Select welding processes More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05049B Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05047B Weld using flux core arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05037C Perform geometric development More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05018C Perform advanced welding using gas metal arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05017D Weld using gas metal arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05015D Weld using manual metal arc welding process More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05012C Perform routine manual metal arc welding More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05011D Assemble fabricated components More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05010C Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05007C Perform manual heating and thermal cutting More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05005B Carry out mechanical cutting More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements
MEM05047B Weld using flux core arc welding process
MEM12007D Mark off/out structural fabrications and shapes
MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing
MEM05052A Apply safe welding practices
MEM05051A Select welding processes
MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding
MEM05049B Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding
MEM05037C Perform geometric development
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations
MEM05018C Perform advanced welding using gas metal arc welding process
MEM05017D Weld using gas metal arc welding process
MEM05015D Weld using manual metal arc welding process
MEM05012C Perform routine manual metal arc welding
MEM05011D Assemble fabricated components
MEM05010C Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques
MEM05007C Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM05016C Perform advanced welding using manual metal arc welding process
MEM12024A Perform computations
MEM16007A Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM14004A Plan to undertake a routine task
MEM14005A Plan a complete activity
MEM15002A Apply quality systems
MEM15024A Apply quality procedures
MEM16006A Organise and communicate information
MEM16008A Interact with computing technology
MEM05019D Weld using gas tungsten arc welding process
MEM17003A Assist in the provision of on the job training
MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEM08010B Manually finish/polish materials
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM10010B Install pipework and pipework assemblies
MEM05048B Perform advanced welding using flux core arc welding process
MEM05005B Carry out mechanical cutting

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
Project
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
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