Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture
Melbourne Polytechnic, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Fairfield||No||Full-time internal, Part-time Block or Day Release, Part-time internal||
An apprenticeship contract
This qualification is part of the Metal and Engineering Training Package. It is suitable for skilled workers performing jewellery production in small businesses and larger enterprises.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Perform engineering measurements; Perform computations; Apply principles of OHS in the work environment; Plan to undertake a routine task; Plan a complete activity; Apply quality systems; Apply quality procedures; Organise and communicate information; Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment; Interact with computing technology; Assist in the provision of on-the-job training. Electives: Perform precision assembly; Perform brazing and/or silver soldering; Perform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing; Operate and monitor machine/process; plus more and specialist units.
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 IIICourse code: MEM30605
- Full-time internal = 0.5 year
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 3 years
- Part-time internal = 3 years
11 core units; plus stream units; plus specialisation units
An apprenticeship contract
Life after Study
Engravers cut letters, figures and designs on metal, glass, wood, rubber, plastic and other surfaces.
Jewellers design and make jewellery and small objects using a wide range of materials, including metals, stones, woods, plastics and fibres.