Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

Illawarra Institute, TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Metal and Engineering Training Package. It is for people employed as apprentice metal fabrication trades people in manufacturing, engineering and related industry areas. Students will learn the competencies required to work as a fabrication tradesperson in these areas. Students will acquire skills and knowledge in workplace communication, occupational health and safety, quality procedures systems and planning, engineering measurement, computations and computer technology plus industry-specific skills in welding, boilermaking and light fabrication (sheet metal) relevant to their current or intended employment.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

11 core units; plus Fabrication Trade stream units; plus electives

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Perform engineering measurements; Perform computations; Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment; Plan to undertake a routine task; Plan a complete activity; Apply quality procedures; Apply quality systems; 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. Fabrication Trade: Perform sheet and plate assembly; Develop and manufacture wood patterns; Produce polymer patterns; Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques; Assemble fabricated components; Perform routine manual metal arc welding; Interpret technical drawing; plus more. Electives: Perform hand forging; Set computer controlled machines/processes; Manually finish/polish materials; Install pipework and pipework assemblies; Perform gland packing; plus more.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Bega No info No
Nowra No info No
Moss Vale No info No
Illawarra Institute enrols approximately 42,000 students each year in a wide range of courses that reflect the diversity of the Institute's rural, coastal and city campuses. Such diversity means that each campus offers a unique study experience.

One of the Institute's main strengths is the wide variety of specialist courses on offer. Students can choose from courses in arts and media, building and construction, business services, engineering, foundation studies, information technology, manufacturing, personal and community services, pre-vocational programs, rural industries, mining industries, tourism and hospitality, transport and maritime studies.

The Illawarra Institute's Business Development Unit specialises in flexible and innovative training solutions for business, industry and the local community. It provides a range of services, including customised training programs, consultancy services, training resource development, TAFE PLUS short courses and traineeships for new and existing employees.

At Goulburn Campus students can live and learn on campus. Chisholm Residence provides single-room student accommodation, and is fully equipped with a communal kitchen, lounge and laundry facilities.

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

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