Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

National ID: MEM30205
State ID: W237
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Private
Outsource Institute of Technology Pty Ltd

This qualification is aimed for you to become a qualified tradesperson in the mechanical field within the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where engineering – mechanical tradespeople work.

The qualification is designed for apprentices and has been developed to deliver subjects both on and off the job. You will acquire industry-specific skills that equips you with the knowledge and abilities such as how to interact with computing technology, apply quality systems and procedures, maintain pneumatic systems, maintain hydraulic systems, perform general machining, perform lathe operations, dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components.

The qualification is an apprenticeship and is delivered through a combination of on the job and classroom assessment activities.

Delivery locations: 

  • 10 Aitken Way, Kewdale WA 6105 and
  • On site

Course description

This qualification is aimed for you to become a qualified tradesperson in the mechanical field within the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where engineering – mechanical tradespeople work.

The qualification is designed for apprentices and has been developed to deliver subjects both on and off the job. You will acquire industry-specific skills that equips you with the knowledge and abilities such as how to interact with computing technology, apply quality systems and procedures, maintain pneumatic systems, maintain hydraulic systems, perform general machining, perform lathe operations, dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components.

The qualification is an apprenticeship and is delivered through a combination of on the job and classroom assessment activities.

Delivery locations: 

  • 10 Aitken Way, Kewdale WA 6105 and
  • On site

Campus locations

Course page link
Public
North Regional TAFE

<h3>Get qualified as a plant mechanic.</h3>
<p>The Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade  must be completed as part of an apprenticeship, and upon successful completion, allows participants to work as a qualified plant mechanic. Apprentices will learn through a combination of on-the-job employment and block training at North Regional TAFE.</p>
<p>Throughout this course, participants will be guided through the design, assembly, manufacture, installation, modification, testing, fault finding, commissioning, maintenance and service of all mechanical equipment, machinery, fluid power systems, stationary and mobile equipment, instruments, refrigeration, and the use of computer controlled machine tools.</p>
<h4>Participants will learn how to perform some of the following tasks:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Engineering measurements and computations</li>
<li>Manual heating and thermal cutting</li>
<li>Routine manual metal arc welding</li>
<li>Routine gas metal arc welding</li>
<li>Maintenance of machines and equipment</li>
<li>Fault diagnosis</li>
<li>Manual handling</li>
<li>Handle a range of tools</li>
<li>Dismantle, replace and assembly of engineering components</li>
</ul>

Course description

<h3>Get qualified as a plant mechanic.</h3>
<p>The Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade  must be completed as part of an apprenticeship, and upon successful completion, allows participants to work as a qualified plant mechanic. Apprentices will learn through a combination of on-the-job employment and block training at North Regional TAFE.</p>
<p>Throughout this course, participants will be guided through the design, assembly, manufacture, installation, modification, testing, fault finding, commissioning, maintenance and service of all mechanical equipment, machinery, fluid power systems, stationary and mobile equipment, instruments, refrigeration, and the use of computer controlled machine tools.</p>
<h4>Participants will learn how to perform some of the following tasks:</h4>
<ul>
<li>Engineering measurements and computations</li>
<li>Manual heating and thermal cutting</li>
<li>Routine manual metal arc welding</li>
<li>Routine gas metal arc welding</li>
<li>Maintenance of machines and equipment</li>
<li>Fault diagnosis</li>
<li>Manual handling</li>
<li>Handle a range of tools</li>
<li>Dismantle, replace and assembly of engineering components</li>
</ul>

Campus locations

Course page link