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  • MEM20105

Certificate II in Engineering

Split-system air-conditioning
At a glance

At a glance

Kick start your career with this entry-level course to become an air conditioner unit servicing worker.

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Air Conditioner Unit Servicing Worker
COURSE OUTCOME

MEM20105 Certificate II in Engineering

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Course overview

Course overview

Kick start your career as a qualified tradesperson with this entry-level course. Develop the practical skills and knowledge needed to work as an air conditioner unit servicing worker. With up to 50,000 expected job openings over the next five years for electrical tradespersons, now is the time to become a part of this growing industry.

In this course you will gain the skills required to install, commission, and decommission single head split air-conditioning and heat pump systems. Gain practical skills in brazing and silver soldering, interpreting technical drawings, and using power and hand tools. You will also learn how to perform engineering measurements and dismantle, replace, and assemble engineering components.

Upon successful completion of this course you will be qualified to work as an air conditioner unit servicing worker. You will also have a solid foundation for further studies in this area.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core units from the list below.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME Unit information
MEM05006C
Perform brazing and or silver soldering
MEM09002B
Interpret technical drawing
MEM10013A
Install split air conditioning systems and associated pipework
MEM12023A
Perform engineering measurements
MEM13014A
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM14004A
Plan to undertake a routine task
MEM14005A
Plan a complete activity
MEM15002A
Apply quality systems
MEM15024A
Apply quality procedures
MEM16007A
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
MEM18001C
Use hand tools
MEM18002B
Use power tools/hand held operations
MEM18055B
Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components
MEM18084A
Commission and decommission split air conditioning systems

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

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Ways to study

Ways to study

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University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, get in touch. We're here to help.

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Selection criteria

Before attending the course, the applicant must apply to Australian Refrigeration Council (ARC) www.arctick.org for a Classroom Trainee Refrigerant Handling Licence.  This can take up to two weeks to obtain the licence, so please apply early.  Participants must be a qualified Electrician or hold a Restricted Electrical Licence.

Resources required

You are responsible for meeting the minimum occupational health and safety requirements in practical classes. This includes the use of safety glasses, protective footwear with covered uppers, steel capped toes and non-slip soles to AS2210. You should also wear 100% cotton drill industry-standard clothing.

If you fail to meet these minimum standards of dress, you will not be permitted entry into practical classes.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

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How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas will give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland