Part Time Day
Course Start Date
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
This course is for people employed as apprentice mechanical fitters and machinists in the manufacturing, engineering and related industry areas. You will gain the competencies required to work as a mechanical tradesperson in these areas.
You will acquire skills and knowledge in workplace communication, occupational health and safety, quality procedures, systems and planning, engineering measurement, computations and computer technology plus some industry-specific skills in mechanical fitting and machining that are 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.
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
Training can be on-the-job, off-the-job or a combination of both. TAFE NSW will negotiate your attendance and study pattern with you and your employer.
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?This course is not available for non-apprentices.
Apprentices are required to provide evidence of their NSW apprenticeship to finalise their enrolment and applicable fees.
Under the NSW Government fee-free apprenticeship initiative, NSW apprentices that commence their training on or after 1 July 2018 may be eligible for fee-free training.
To study this course as a NSW Apprentice please enquire now or call 131 601.
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|MEM16008A||Interact with computing technology|
|MEM09002B||Interpret technical drawing|
|MEM16006A||Organise and communicate information|
|MSAENV272B||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|MEM12023A||Perform engineering measurements|
|MEM13014A||Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment|
|MEM15024A||Apply quality procedures|
|MEM15002A||Apply quality systems|
|MEM17003A||Assist in the provision of on the job training|
|MEM05005B||Carry out mechanical cutting|
|MEM14005A||Plan a complete activity|
|MEM14004A||Plan to undertake a routine task|
|MEM18001C||Use hand tools|
|MEM18002B||Use power tools/hand held operations|
|MEM16007A||Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment|
|MEM18055B||Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components|
|MEM18004B||Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipment|
|MEM18007B||Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assemblies|
|MEM18020B||Maintain hydraulic system components|
|MEM18018C||Maintain pneumatic system components|
|MEM12006C||Mark off/out (general engineering)|
|MEM07021B||Perform complex lathe operations|
|MEM18005B||Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearings|
|MEM07005C||Perform general machining|
|MEM18013B||Perform gland packing|
|MEM07008D||Perform grinding operations|
|MEM18012B||Perform installation and removal of mechanical seals|
|MEM07006C||Perform lathe operations|
|MEM18009B||Perform levelling and alignment of machines and engineering components|
|MEM07007C||Perform milling operations|
|MEM12003B||Perform precision mechanical measurement|
|MEM18006C||Repair and fit engineering components|
|MEM11011B||Undertake manual handling|
|MEM18003C||Use tools for precision work|
Mechanical tradesperson (traditionally referred to as Fitting and Machining Tradesperson) at level C10 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.
266 Maitland Road, Tighes Hill
Phone 131 601
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