This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET).
Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.
Gain the essential skills and training you need to launch a career in engineering with the Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade (MEM50105) from Careers Australia. You'll gain the right mix of technical training and professional skills, including communication, leadership, problem-solving and workplace innovation, to prepare you for any number of entry-level positions. Use this qualification as a platform for further study, or as a starting point for your career.
It is recommended that eligible applicants should:
16 years of age; OR
Must have completed year 12
Areas of study
In this engineering course, the subjects you will study include:
MEM14005A - Plan a complete activity
MEM12024A - Perform computations
MEM16006A - Organise and communicate information
MEM30012A - Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
MEM16012A - Interpret technical specifications and manuals
MEM16014A - Report technical information
MEM16009A - Research and analyse engineering information
MEM14005A - Plan a complete activity
MEM16007A - Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
MEM16011A - Communicate with individuals and small groups
MEM11011B - Undertake manual handling
MEM18001C - Use hand tools
MEM05051A - Select welding processes
MEM05012C - Perform routine manual metal arc welding
MEM13014A - Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM12023A - Perform engineering measurements
MEM12025A - Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations
MEM15002A - Apply quality systems
MEM15024A - Apply quality procedures
MEM14004A - Plan to undertake a routine task
MEM09002B - Interpret technical drawing
MEM05037C - Perform geometric development
MEM18002B - Use power tools/hand held operations
MEM05005B - Carry out mechanical cutting
MEM05010C - Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques
MEM05052A - Apply safe welding practices
MEM05050B - Perform routine gas metal arc welding
MEM05049B - Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding
MEM05017D - Weld using gas metal arc welding process
MEM07015B - Set computer controlled machines/processes
MEM07016C - Set and edit computer controlled machines/processes
Course fees vary depending on your own personal circumstances, and which state you reside in.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this program, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.
You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!
This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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As a student of Careers Australia, you’ll have access to a knowledgeable team of teachers and lecturers, each of whom is a leader in their field. State-of-the-art technologies support your learning each step of the way, with course content constantly evolving to ensure currency and industry relevance. You’ll use tools like Blackboard Learning, the world’s leading online learning management system, and a range of additional resources and academic journals to support your training. And with all materials available online, you really do have the freedom to study in a way that fits in with your lifestyle.