Certificate II in Engineering - Production Technology - MEM20219

CQUniversity Australia

This qualification defines the skills and knowledge required of an engineering/manufacturing employee within metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries.The skills associated with this qualification are intended to apply to a wide range of engineering/manufacturing work, including production, distribution, stores and warehousing. It provides the skills and knowledge for a person to be responsible for the quality of their own work, work from complex instructions and procedures, coordinate work in a team environment or work individually under general supervision and assist in the provision of on-the-job training of other workers.This qualification is specifically designed to cover the skills and knowledge required of workers employed as Engineering/Manufacturing Employees - Level IV as defined in the Manufacturing and Associated Industries and Occupations Award. Assessment of some units of competency must, where indicated, include evidence of the candidate's performance in a functioning workplace where there is a sufficient range of appropriate tasks and/or materials to cover the scope of application of those units. All outcomes must reflect the standard of performance required of the work associated with the Unit/s.This qualification is not suited and should not be used for people who are not employed in an engineering production or manufacturing environment, nor should it be used for school students unless they are formally engaged in a traineeship in accordance with the Australian Apprenticeships policy.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. However, in some jurisdictions units in this qualification may relate to licensing or regulatory requirements. Local regulations should be checked.

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

Subjects you can Study:

Operate a bridge and gantry crane; Organise and communicate information; Test, recover, evacuate and charge refrigeration systems; Perform sheet and plate assembly; Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components; Perform complex machine setting; Perform inspection; Perform general woodworking machine operations; Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials; Prepare surfaces using solvents and/or mechanical means; Monitor quality of production welding/fabrications; Perform manual heating and thermal cutting; Electroplate engineering coatings; Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity); Undertake basic rigging; Service combustion engines; Perform basic statistical quality control; Operate and control surface finishing waste treatment process; Perform manual production welding; Erect/dismantle scaffolding and equipment; Perform operational maintenance of machines/equipment; Perform electroplating operations; Plan work activities; Administer inventory procedures; Rework and repair (electrical/electronic production); Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding basic level; Operate computer controlled machines and processes; Undertake dogging; Operate pressure die casting machine; Operate as a team member to conduct manufacturing, engineering or related activities; Perform aluminothermic welding; Operate and monitor basic boiler; Terminate and connect electrical wiring; Operate equipment using pre-preg material; Prepare and mix sand for metal moulding; Make up solutions; Erect/dismantle intermediate scaffolding and equipment; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices; Operate mobile load shifting equipment; Perform routine machine setting; Order materials; Apply protective coatings (advanced); Operate and monitor machine and process; Control blast coating by-products, materials and emissions; Perform routine sharpening and maintenance of production tools and cutters; Handle fluorocarbon refrigerants according to regulations; Perform gravity die casting; Produce clear and/or coloured and/or sealed anodised films on aluminium; Use workshop machines for basic operations; Perform wire, jig and barrel load/unload work; Undertake work health and safety activities in the workplace; Licence to erect, alter and dismantle scaffolding intermediate level; Operate resin transfer moulding equipment; Perform production machining; Perform hand forging; Pick and process order; Use improvement processes in team activities; Operate sand moulding and core making machines; Carry out mechanical cutting; Perform electronic/electrical assembly (production); Use power tools/hand held operations; Perform manual production assembly; Operate a non-slewing mobile crane of greater than three tonnes capacity; Licence to perform dogging; Pre-treat work for subsequent surface coating; Package materials (stores and warehouse); Perform brazing and/or silver soldering; Work safely with ionizing radiation; Perform advanced operation of load shifting equipment; Perform production packaging; Perform emergency first aid; Electroplate protective finishes; Perform soft soldering; Perform high reliability soldering and desoldering; Use hand tools; Perform refractory installation and repair; Perform automated thermal cutting; Maintain wheels and tyres; Perform basic metal spinning lathe operations; Perform routine manual metal arc welding; Pour molten metal; Licence to operate an order picking forklift truck; Control surface finish production and finished product quality; Licence to operate a bridge and gantry crane; Commission and decommission split air conditioning systems; Manually finish/polish materials; Perform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing; Licence to perform rigging basic level; Licence to operate a forklift truck; Perform routine gas metal arc welding; Perform computations; Use comparison and basic measuring devices; Undertake warehouse receival process; Apply protective coatings (basic); Finish work using wet, dry and vapour deposition methods; Prepare and produce specialised coatings; Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering; Perform routine oxy fuel gas welding; Perform electrical/electronic measurement; Perform internal/external customer service; Perform manual soldering/desoldering – electrical/electronic components; Undertake tool store procedures; Operate melting furnaces; Operate fixed/moveable load shifting equipment; Perform precision assembly; Interact with computing technology; Set computer controlled machines and processes; Operate resin infusion moulding equipment; Install split air conditioning systems and associated pipework; Undertake warehouse dispatch process; Undertake manual handling; Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding; Prepare to perform work associated with fuel system installation and servicing; Work safely with molten metals/glass; Perform engineering measurements; Perform routine submerged arc welding; Set assembly stations; Assist in the provision of on-the-job training; Prepare surfaces by abrasive blasting (basic); Fettle and trim metal castings/forgings; Maintain water treatment systems for cooling towers; Prepare surfaces by abrasive blasting (advanced); Interpret technical drawing; Measure components using coordinate measuring machines; Handle/move bulk fluids/gases

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