Part Time Day
Course Start Date
12 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
- Fully Subsidised Course
This course is for people entering employment in manufacturing, engineering and related industry areas. You will gain the basic competencies required to work as an operator in these areas.
You will acquire skills and knowledge in workplace communication, occupational health and safety, quality procedures and planning, plus some industry-specific skills in a production or process area relevant to your current or intended employment.
The course duration will vary depending on the training pathway agreed to between you, your employer and the TAFE college.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a full time, face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 12 hours of class, over 2 days a week, for 18 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 7 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assessment preparations.
MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
There is a new version of this course coming soon. If it is available before you complete your studies, you will be notified of your options and may be transferred to the new course.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Tuesday from 8.30am to 3.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
Students will be required to bring PPCE to undertake practical training & assessment. These items will include welding gauntlets, ear muffs or plugs, oxy cutting/welding goggles, safety glasses (clear), leather work boots and long sleeve shirt/long trousers (cotton work wear) must be worn at all times - no singlets. Stationary required is pens, pencils and notepad. Learners will be required to have all these items on their first day and learners that do not present with the above, will not be able to partake in any workshop activities.
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Semester two starts July 2020. Enquire now to be notified when enrolments open.
To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.
Be sure to read your chosen course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you.
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As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.
|MEM13014A||Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment|
|MEM14004A||Plan to undertake a routine task|
|MEM15024A||Apply quality procedures|
|MEM16007A||Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment|
|MEM03003B||Perform sheet and plate assembly|
|MEM05004C||Perform routine oxy acetylene welding|
|MEM05005B||Carry out mechanical cutting|
|MEM05007C||Perform manual heating and thermal cutting|
|MEM05012C||Perform routine manual metal arc welding|
|MEM18001C||Use hand tools|
|MEM11011B||Undertake manual handling|
|MEM12001B||Use comparison and basic measuring devices|
|MEM12023A||Perform engineering measurements|
|MEM18002B||Use power tools/hand held operations|
Operator-production worker or operator-process worker at level C13 under the Metal, Engineering and Associated Industries Award.
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Hunter Street, Gunnedah
Phone 131 601
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