Welding to AS1796 Certification 1-9

Qualification Statement of Attainment (NRT)
Course number 17431
Program area Manufacturing  
Duration (nominal hours) 90
 

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Course overview

Course Description

This course is designed for experienced welders working or seeking
employment in the manufacture or repair of boiler, pressure vessel,
pressure piping or high quality welded applications.
 
You will develop the theory and practical skills required to meet the
assessment requirements specified in Australian Standard 1796-2001 which
will (depending upon the 1-9 welding certificate undertaken) be certified
to weld high quality applications on plain carbon and/or low alloy steel
plate and pipe sections.  

This course can be delivered and assessed on-the-job, off-the-job or a
blend of both options.
 
The duration of this program of study will vary depending on the competency
unit(s) and/or welding certificate 1-9 undertaken.

Career Opportunities

Completion of competency standards units from this course will enhance your
career progression under the Federal Metal and Engineering Industries Award.

Articulation

When you have completed this course you will be eligible to receive the unit/s
of competence and granted a welding certificate 1-9 as defined in Australian
Standard 1796-2001. You will also be eligible to enrol in other courses in the
Metal and Engineering Training Package MEM05.

Entry Requirements

 There are no formal educational requirements for entry into the units of
competency in this Statement of Attainment.
NOTE
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Students requiring welder certification against Australian Standard 1796 will
need to meet the entry requirements specified in Sections 2 & 3 of the standard.
It is essential the RTO teaching sections ensure these entry requirements are
met prior to enrolling students in either this Statement of Attainment 17431 or
the TAFE Plus Statement 17622 Assessment Program.

 

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Locations & fees

Commercial fees apply to offerings of this course at the following locations.
Location Status Start date End date How to Enrol Cost
Chullora Available 01-Jan-2014 30-Jun-2014 Enrol Now $1250
Chullora Available 01-Jan-2014 30-Jun-2014 Enrol Now $1250
Chullora Available 01-Jan-2014 30-Jun-2014 Enrol Now $1250
Deniliquin Available 18-Jun-2014 21-Jun-2014 Enrol Now $1200
Granville Available 14-Jul-2014 31-Dec-2014 Enrol Now $1250
Miller Available 14-Jul-2014 28-Nov-2014 Enrol Now $1250
Mount Druitt Available 14-Jul-2014 21-Nov-2014 Enrol Now $1580
Newcastle Proposed To be advised Apply Now $2200
St George Proposed To be advised Apply Now $1730
Wagga Wagga Available 16-Jun-2014 20-Jun-2014 Enrol Now $1200
Young Available 16-Jun-2014 20-Jun-2014 Enrol Now $1200

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Course structure

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What you must do to complete the course

The course structure below shows what you must do to complete this course.
units/modules are arranged in groups and sometimes also in subgroups.
 
You must complete each group as specified as well as following the course
completion instructions.   If a course contains optional groups there will
statement at the top of the course indicating how many you must do.  At the
top of any group containing optional subgroups there will be a statement
saying how many you must do.
 
 
To achieve this Statement of Attainment you must successfully complete the
of competency in Group 1 and at least one (1) unit of competency from the
Specialisation Group (Group 2).
 
These units are listed in the MEM05 Metal and Engineering Training Package,
(Release 11).
 
To receive a Welding Certificate 1-9, students must successfully complete
both the theory and practical assessment requirements specified in Section
standard.
 
Upon successful completion of the requirements outlined above, the
examining body (RTO) will issue a TAFE PLUS certificate of attendance and
advise the student to pursue recognition from the Welding Technology
Institute of Australia (WTIA) for a given welding certificate/s as per
assessments undertaken.
 
 
NOTES FOR STUDENTS
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1. LEARNER SUPPORT
Students who require support to meet their learning goals may co-enrol in
the Learner Support course (TAFE Course Number 9999). Talk to your teacher
think you may require learner support.
 
2. RECOGNITION
If you have completed other relevant training you may be eligible to have
units of competency from previous training counted towards completion for
this course. Talk to your teacher or workplace trainer if you think you
may be eligible for recognition for units previously completed.
 
3. PREREQUISITE UNITS
Some units in this course have prerequisites that must be addressed. Refer
the Training Package or consult your teacher for information about
prerequisites.
 
Group 1 CORE COMPETENCY UNITS
All module/units must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
MEM05026C Apply welding principles 36
 
Group 2 SPECIALISATION UNITS
At least 1 module/unit must be completed
Modules/Units Name Hrs National Module(s)
MEM05022C Perform advanced welding using oxy acetylene welding process 54
MEM05023C Weld using submerged arc welding process 36
MEM05042B Perform welds to code standards using flux core arc welding process 54
MEM05043B Perform welds to code standards using gas metal arc welding process 54
MEM05044B Perform welds to code standards using gas tungsten arc welding process 54
MEM05045B Perform pipe welds to code standards using manual metal arc welding process 54
MEM05046B Perform welds to code standards using manual metal arc welding process 54
 

Requirements to receive the qualification

To achieve this Statement of Attainment (TAFE NSW course 17431), you must
successfully complete the unit of competency in the Core Group (Group 1), and at
least one (1) unit of competency from the Specialisation Group (Group 2).
 
To receive a Welding Certificate 1-9 in this Statement of Attainment program,
students must successfully complete both the theory and practical assessment
requirements specified in Section 2 & 3 of the standard.
 
When this has been achieved the examining body (RTO) will issue students with a
Statement of Attainment a TAFE PLUS Certificate of attendance. Students may be
eligible to apply to the Welding Technology Institute of Australia (WTIA) for
a given welding certificate/s (1-9) as per assessments undertaken.

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