Certificate II in Engineering Studies
Melbourne Polytechnic, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Heidelberg||No||Full-time internal, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This course provides participants with the skills and knowledge to undertake an apprenticeship in the engineering trades or with the foundation for professional engineering roles. It also enables participants to make a more informed choice of vocation or career path.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Apply principles of OHS in a work environment; Organise and communicate information; Interact with computing technology; Use hand tools; Use power tools/hand held operations; Develop an individual career plan for the engineering industry; Perform computations; Produce basic engineering sketches and drawings; plus more. Electives: Perform basic machining processes; Apply basic fabrication techniques; Create engineering drawings using computer-aided systems; Set up basic pneumatic circuits; Configure and program a basic robotic system; plus more.
About Melbourne Polytechnic, TAFE VICMelbourne Polytechnic has six campuses around Melbourne - in Preston, Collingwood, Epping, Fairfield, Heidelberg and Prahran. There are also four training centres: Northern Lodge - Eden Park (vineyard and horse stud), Northern Lodge - Yan Yean (broad acre farm), Growling Frog Vineyard (Yan Yean), and the Northern AMEP Centre at Broadmeadows. Melbourne Polytechnic's metropolitan campuses are located within convenient reach by public transport.
Melbourne Polytechnic is accredited to deliver around 550 nationally recognised courses on a full-time and part-time basis and over 410 institute accredited courses. Vocational training study options include pre-apprenticeships, apprenticeships and traineeships, certificates (I - IV), diplomas, and advanced diplomas. Higher education study options include associate, bachelor and masters degrees.
Melbourne Polytechnic facilities include a 320-hectare farm and 300-hectare thoroughbred stud, Building and Construction Training Centre, Aquaculture Training and Applied Research Centre, Meat and Fish Processing Facility, four vineyards, two wineries, training restaurant and bistro, hairdressing salons, a TV studio, Technical Education Centre, Green Skills Centre of Excellence, state-of-the-art on-campus student accommodation, and a teaching and learning complex at the Preston campus.
Provider CRICOS: 00724G RTO code: 3075;HE
Certificate IICourse code: 22209VIC
- Full-time internal
- Part-time internal = 2 years
14 units: 11 core; 3 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Fabrication engineering tradespersons cut, shape, join and finish metal to make, maintain or repair metal products and structures. They may produce moulds or patterns for metal castings, apply coatings and work with a variety of materials.