Course Start Date
16 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate II in Engineering leads to entry level engineering roles in a number of growing industries, and provides you with a direct study pathway into an engineering trade qualification. Gain a broad understanding of underpinning engineering principles, and use your electives to explore mechanical engineering, fabrication and more.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn:
- Foundation engineering principles and how to apply them
- How to put your new planning skills in action
- To work with quality procedures and systems
- The essentials of work, health and safety regulations and codes of practice
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to get ahead in this industry:
- Investigative and problem solving skills
- Confident professional communication
- Mechanical aptitude
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate II level
- Strong study pathways to continue your training and enhance your career opportunities
Career opportunities include:
- Jewellery maker
- Engineering factory worker
- Production worker
- Warehouse operator (metal and engineering)
GROW YOUR CAREER
Take your career further with:
- Certificate III in Engineering - Trade qualification
- Certificate IV in Engineering
- Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade
- Diploma of Engineering - Technical (Mechanical)
- Diploma of Engineering - Technical (Mechatronics)
Emerging technology and increasing automation is predicted to disrupt all industries, particularly in manufacturing. Skilled engineers are needed to ensure that we can develop and apply engineering practices in innovative ways.
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 16 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 17 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 19.5 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, independent study, research, practice and assignments.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- This introductory course is designed for students who have an interest in starting a career in jewellery manufacture but have only limited, or no practical jewellery making experience or skills. It is most suitable for people looking to begin their study of jewellery manufacture in order to move into further educational opportunities.
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)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Tuesday from 8:30am to 4:30pm, and Wednesday from 9:00am to 11:00am. 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?
You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- In addition to your course fee, there will be additional ongoing material costs for metal, gems and tools. Depending on the type of materials, this could be from $50.00 to $100.00. All tools are loaned to students for one semester, however it is the student's responsibility to replace any lost or damaged tools.
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
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
|MEM13014A||Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment|
|MEM15024A||Apply quality procedures|
|MEM15002A||Apply quality systems|
|MEM14004A||Plan to undertake a routine task|
|MEM16007A||Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment|
|MEM09002B||Interpret technical drawing|
|MEM08010B||Manually finish/polish materials|
|MEM16006A||Organise and communicate information|
|MEM06007B||Perform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing|
|MEM05006C||Perform brazing and or silver soldering|
|MEM11011B||Undertake manual handling|
|MEM12001B||Use comparison and basic measuring devices|
|MEM18001C||Use hand tools|
|MEM18002B||Use power tools/hand held operations|
|MEM07032B||Use workshop machines for basic operations|
|MEM13003B||Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials|
|MEM13004B||Work safely with molten metals/glass|
Operator-production worker or operator-process worker at level C12 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.
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