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Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

Course Code: MEM30305
Study Area:
Automotive and Engineering


Start date: We offer rolling enrolments. Enrol at any time.

End date: Rolling enrolments

This course provides the theory component of a metal fabrication apprenticeship in the light/heavy fabrication/welding stream. Learn the knowledge, skills and applications required to begin a career as a fabrication tradesperson. Theory components in structural fabrication, sheetmetal working or boilermaking are also offered.


Campus
 
  • Bendigo Charleston Road Campus
Course Structure
  • Full time - Apprenticeship/Trainee - 4 - Year/s

Accreditation

This qualification is nationally recognised

Possible careers
  • Boiler maker
  • Sheetmetal worker

Prerequisites
  • Full time apprenticeship, under a training agreement established with your employer

Course overview

This apprenticeship course provides the off the-job training component of a metal fabrication apprenticeship in the light/heavy fabrication/welding stream. You will learn the knowledge, skills and applications required to begin a career as a fabrication tradesperson. Bendigo TAFE also offers the off-the-job training component in the following streams: •Structural fabricator •Sheet metal worker •Boilermaker Welder This course is designed for entry from school, or from one of the other engineering certificates.

How to apply
 
Application to VTAC and supplementary application to Bendigo TAFE

Selection process
  • No student selection process required

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Recognition of prior learning (RPL) may be given for skills and knowledge gained through previous study or other relevant experience.  Further information refer to RPL

Assessment Methods
  • Practical Assessment
  • Observation
  • Knowledge Test

Learning options
  • Apprenticeship/Trainee
  • Classroom (Delivery Method)
  • Competency Based Completion

Key study areas
 
Occupational Health and Safety, Communication, Quality control and procedures, Welding and thermal cutting techniques, Mechanical cutting and forming machines, Drawing and drawing interpretation, Marking out techniques, Hand and power tool use, Planning and organising.

Further study opportunities
  • Certificate IV in Engineering, Diploma of Engineering or Advanced Diploma of Engineering
  • Advanced welding/welding certification courses

Fees

Your fees are made up of four parts.
  1. Course enrolment type
  2. Materials
  3. Consumables
  4. Student Support Fee.   
Once you have determined the fees applicable to your situation you will be able to calculate a indicative annual fee for your qualification.

Are you eligible for Government subsidised fees? Check for your eligibility here
Are you eligible for concession? Check for your eligibility here
Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

A.   Course enrolment type:Apprenticeship
Government subsidised - average annual course fee*$1,080.00
Concession - average annual course fee*$216.00
Full fee - average annual course fee*$5,580.00
B.   Materials average fee (per year)*
C.   Consumables average fee (per year)*$450.00
Indicative pricing for:13/02/2017

*The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials and consumables.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Read more on fees and charges

D.  Student Support fees
The Student Support fee is a non-tuition fee for Government subsidised (eligible) students and full fee paying (ineligible) students.   Read more


This page was last updated on 5/09/2017 11:54 AM





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