Certificate II In Engineering [Heavy Fabrication Pre-Apprenticeship]

( Applied Engineering - Metals & Engineering )
Course code: AA50
National ID: MEM20105

About this Course

Study Mode Full-time
International No
University Pathway No
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 will provide the practical skills and knowledge in a range of metals and engineering trades.

The student will gain skills that will enable them to use tools, carry out measurements and calculations, draw and interpret sketches and technical drawings, undertake mechanical cutting, thermal cutting, gouging, arc welding and learn about safety in the workplace and quality control. They will also undertake a supervised work placement.

Successful completion of the qualification provides the opportunity to become a trades assistant, gain an apprenticeship to become a sheet metal fabricator, boilermaker or welder, or gain a traineeship in engineering.

Study Plan

1 Core Units

Unit Code Title
W5502 Apply Principles Of Occupational Health And Safety In The Work Environment
W5512 Plan To Undertake A Routine Task
W5531 Apply Quality Procedures
W5532 Apply Quality Systems
W5548 Work With Others In A Manufacturing, Engineering Or Related Environment

2 Electives

Unit Code Title
W5294 Perform Routine Manual Metal Arc Welding
W5325 Perform Routine Oxy Acetylene Welding
W5326 Perform Routine Gas Metal Arc Welding
W5331 Carry Out Mechanical Cutting
W5333 Perform Manual Heating And Thermal Cutting
W5378 Use Workshop Machines For Basic Operations
W5418 Interpret Technical Drawing
W5452 Interact With Computing Technology
W5492 Perform Engineering Measurements
W5513 Plan A Complete Activity
W5563 Use Hand Tools
W5574 Use Power Tools/Hand Held Operations

3 Work Practice Coordination Modules

Unit Code Title
AW866 Module 1 (Placement Arranged)
AW867 Module 2 (Commenced)
AW868 Module 3 (Mid-Point)
AW869 Module 4 (Completed)
Fees

These fees are estimates only for students enrolling in government funded courses in 2016 on a full time basis.

The indicative fees for a course may differ between training providers due to the units they have included in the course outline. These differences generally result from adapting courses to meet local industry needs. The actual cost of a course will also vary if different electives are chosen by the student.

Nominal hours are not hours of training or instruction. They are used to determine course fees and subsidy levels to reflect the cost to deliver quality training.

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
Campus Availability
Rockingham Campus S1
Rockingham Campus S2
Legend
Y: All Year
S1: Semester 1
S2: Semester 2
Entrance Requirements

For entry into for some courses you may need an existing lower-level qualification. For other courses, you may need to demonstrate that you meet a certain level of communication and maths skills.

To discover the most up-to-date entrance requirements for this course before you apply, visit State Training Admissions.

Alternatively contact us directly.

International students:
For information about entrance requirements and how to apply for a South Metropolitan TAFE course, please visit our international section or contact us at international.students@smatfe.wa.edu.au ​​

Disclaimer
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Information contained within South Metropolitan TAFE's Course Catalogue is maintained frequently, however be aware there may be situations where data listed doesn't reflect the most current information for the course.

If you wish to confirm the accuracy of any of the information listed, please contact us.​

Domestic full time students:

Course fees are made up of two components, tuition fees and resource fees.

Fees may vary depending on the units you are enrolled in so an approximate amount has been shown. You will be given the exact amount of your fees at enrolment. Part time student fees will vary depending on the number of units you are enrolled in. Please note, you may also need to buy textbooks or equipment for your course.

Tuition fees:

these fees apply to all qualifications - including apprenticeships and traineeships - except access and bridging courses. Please note that you may be eligible for a concession on tuition fees. Please contact the Institute for concession categories. 

Resource fees:

this fee covers the cost of materials and consumables provided by South Metropolitan TAFE. Resource fees vary depending on the content of the course. Some courses such as marine studies, fishing operations, horticulture and outdoor recreation, incur high resource fees.​​

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