Certificate II In Engineering [Mechanical Fitter And Machinist Pre-Apprenticeship]
Applied Engineering - Mechanical ＆ Electrical/Electronic
Course code: AA49
National ID: MEM20105
About this Course
This qualification will provide you with practical skills and knowledge in a range of metals and engineering industry areas. You will learn skills in using tools, measuring and calculating, technical drawing and drafting, load shifting, thermal cutting, using forging and casting equipment, and welding. You will also learn about safety in the workplace, computing and maths. You will practice the skills you have learned in a workshop environment.
This qualification provides the practical skills and knowledge to make and repair parts, machines and tools.
The student will gain skills in using tools, measuring and calculating, drawing and interpreting sketches and technical drawings, mechanical cutting and machining.They will also learn about safety and quality control and undertake a supervised work placement.
Successful completion of the qualification provides the opportunity to become a trades assistant, gain an apprenticeship to become a fitter, fitter and machinist, machinist or to gain a traineeship in engineering.
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- Study Plan
1 Core Units
||Apply Principles Of Occupational Health And Safety In The Work Environment|
||Plan To Undertake A Routine Task|
||Apply Quality Procedures|
||Apply Quality Systems|
||Work With Others In A Manufacturing, Engineering Or Related Environment|
3 Work Practice Coordination Modules
||Module 1 (Placement Arranged)|
||Module 2 (Commenced)|
||Module 3 (Mid-Point)|
||Module 4 (Completed)|
||Carry Out Mechanical Cutting|
||Perform Manual Heating And Thermal Cutting|
||Perform Operational Maintenance Of Machines/Equipment|
||Use Workshop Machines For Basic Operations|
||Interpret Technical Drawing|
||Organise And Communicate Information|
||Undertake Manual Handling|
||Use Comparison And Basic Measuring Devices|
||Perform Engineering Measurements|
||Use Hand Tools|
||Use Power Tools/Hand Held Operations|
||Dismantle, Replace And Assemble Engineering Components|
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Fees have been quoted on the basis of 2016 fee rates only. These are expected to change in 2017. Other charges may apply.
Indicative Tuition Fees in 2016.
- Location and Availability
|Peel Regional Campus
- Entrance Requirements
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