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  • MEM20205

Certificate II in Engineering

Production Technology
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At a glance

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MEM20205 Certificate II in Engineering

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Course overview

Course overview

Trainees will achieve manufacturing industry skills and knowledge which include the set up and operation of automatic, semi-automatic, single purpose and computer numeric (cnc) machines, production lathes, welding processes and major manufacturing production lines, and monitoring, servicing, repairing and assembly of mechanical, fabrication, electrical and metal product machines. This qualification is not suitable for persons working in the building and construction industry whose primary duties are the installation of metal roofs and facia.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all units listed on your individual training plan.

Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
MSAENV272B
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEM17003A
Assist in the provision of on the job training
MEM16007A
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
MEM16006A
Organise and communicate information
MEM15024A
Apply quality procedures
MEM15002A
Apply quality systems
MEM14004A
Plan to undertake a routine task
MEM13014A
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM12023A
Perform engineering measurements

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
MEM18002B
Use power tools/hand held operations
MEM18001C
Use hand tools
MEM16008A
Interact with computing technology
MEM14005A
Plan a complete activity
MEM12024A
Perform computations
MEM12001B
Use comparison and basic measuring devices
MEM11022B
Operate fixed/moveable load shifting equipment
MEM11011B
Undertake manual handling
MEM09002B
Interpret technical drawing
MEM05052A
Apply safe welding practices
MEM05051A
Select welding processes
MEM05050B
Perform routine gas metal arc welding
MEM05049B
Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding
MEM05019D
Weld using gas tungsten arc welding process
MEM05017D
Weld using gas metal arc welding process
MEM05012C
Perform routine manual metal arc welding
MEM05007C
Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
MEM05006C
Perform brazing and or silver soldering
MEM05005B
Carry out mechanical cutting

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 may 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
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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This is the total cost of the course you need to pay when you enrol if you are not eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Selection criteria

Students must be employed as an apprentice and have a signed Registered Training Contract, stating TAFE Queensland SkillsTech is the Supervising Registered Training Organisation (SRTO).

The Queensland Government's Apprenticeships Info website provides information about apprenticeships and traineeships (including school-based) in Queensland.

For further information about probationary periods for this trade qualification, visit Queensland Training Information Service.

Resources required

Students must have the following items for all classes from the first day of attendance:

Work wear and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Students who do not meet these minimum standards of work wear and PPE will not be permitted entry into workshops.

  • Protective clothing – long cotton drill trousers, and short or long-sleeved cotton drill shirt
  • Eye protection – must comply with AS1336 or AS1337
  • Protective footwear – safety toe, leather upper, non-slip – must comply with AS2210

General equipment

  • Training Record book
  • Calculator - scientific
  • Notebook
  • Pen - blue/black and red

Students must have the following items for particular classes as specified below:

Specialised equipment

  •  Mechanics gloves – must comply with AS2161

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 enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

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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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Get started with TAFE Queensland

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 may 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