Part Time Day
Course Start Date
10 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 part time blended course. You will need to attend approximately 8.1 hours of class for 1 day a week for 32 weeks. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 2 hours of other study per week.
You may also be required to complete approximately 8 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours including private study, research and assignment preparations.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- Are currently seeking employment in the Metal and Engineering industry.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Student Support and Services
- Accessibility and Disability Services
- Personal Counselling
- Vocational Counselling
- Learning Support
- International Student Support
- Multicultural Support
Detailed current information on these Support Services are made available to staff and students at TAFE NSW Student Services. Additionally, every student is supported by a dedicated Student Services team at each campus location.
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 Thursday from 8:00am 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?
You will need to provide the following resources which is retained on completion of study:
- Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Learner Resources. Costs will be advised upon orientation.
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|
|MEM07032B||Use workshop machines for basic operations|
|MEM18055B||Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components|
|MEM05005B||Carry out mechanical cutting|
|MEM09002B||Interpret technical drawing|
|MEM12023A||Perform engineering measurements|
|MEM05007C||Perform manual heating and thermal cutting|
|MEM05050B||Perform routine gas metal arc welding|
|MEM05012C||Perform routine manual metal arc welding|
|MEM11011B||Undertake manual handling|
|MEM18001C||Use hand tools|
|MEM18002B||Use power tools/hand held operations|
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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