As a Government owned TAFE, The Gordon can provide exemptions to certain funding eligibility criteria. This gives you access to more courses at the Government funded rate.

MEM30205 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade ~

Image depicting a scene representative of MEM30205 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade ~

IntakeCampusAttendanceDurationApprenticeshipTraineeship
2020 OngoingEast Geelong CampusClassroom Day Part-time: Up to 4 yrs
2021 OngoingEast Geelong CampusClassroom Day Part-time: Up to 4 yrs

Intakes

Course Duration

Cricos Code

Course Description

This qualification is designed and delivered for apprentices working in manufacturing, engineering and related industries. It gives you comprehensive skills and knowledge in mechanical engineering as well as specialised units in line with your chosen career.

You will learn both practical and theoretical training in workplace communication, OHS, quality procedures and planning, interpreting drawings and specifications, setting up and operating equipment, milling and machining, and a range of mechanical trade specific industry skills.

You can enhance your trade welding skills and certification in or consider furthering your theoretical and practical studies in MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical.

Government funding is only available for this course if you have a current apprentice or trainee training contract and meet all eligibility criteria.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement is required in this course. *Please note that you may be required to travel outside of your usual training location to attend placement. This may include other regional areas or suburbs of Melbourne

How often do I attend?

Apprenticeship: as arranged with employer
Attendance is required on-campus over 12 two-day blocks of study each year.

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Fitter and turner
  • Maintenance fitter
  • Tool maker
  • TCF mechanic

~ This course is in transition. The course code, title, units and content may change in future. Further information will be provided on The Gordon website, upon enrolment and/or during the course of your training.

Course Description

Course Description

This qualification is designed and delivered for apprentices working in manufacturing, engineering and related industries. It gives you comprehensive skills and knowledge in mechanical engineering as well as specialised units in line with your chosen career.

You will learn both practical and theoretical training in workplace communication, OHS, quality procedures and planning, interpreting drawings and specifications, setting up and operating equipment, milling and machining, and a range of mechanical trade specific industry skills.

You can enhance your trade welding skills and certification in or consider furthering your theoretical and practical studies in MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical.

Government funding is only available for this course if you have a current apprentice or trainee training contract and meet all eligibility criteria.

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement/industry experience

Work placement is required in this course. *Please note that you may be required to travel outside of your usual training location to attend placement. This may include other regional areas or suburbs of Melbourne

How often do I attend?

How often do I attend?

Apprenticeship: as arranged with employer
Attendance is required on-campus over 12 two-day blocks of study each year.

Possible Career Outcomes

  • Fitter and turner
  • Maintenance fitter
  • Tool maker
  • TCF mechanic

~ This course is in transition. The course code, title, units and content may change in future. Further information will be provided on The Gordon website, upon enrolment and/or during the course of your training.

Changes to delivery due to COVID-19

The Gordon is utilising Gordon Online, our digital learning management system to ensure students continue to learn and reach their study goals during isolation. Classes are being delivered live (in real-time) using audio-visual delivery methods. Where on-campus attendance is required to complete practical learning and assessments, student numbers are being managed to ensure social distancing can be observed. Find out more about delivery changes here.

Entrance Requirements
Important Dates
Units & Assessment
Further Study Options
Fees
How do I Apply

  1. Apply online
  2. Satisfy selection process (if applicable)
  3. Accept offer
  4. Enrol and pay
  5. Commence Study

Apprenticeship and Traineeship applicants

To become an apprentice or trainee, you will first need to find an employer willing to employ you. An Australian Apprenticeship Support Network Provider can assist you with this, and will also start your application and enrolment process. Find a local provider here

Find out what services The Gordon provides for our students see Student Services.

You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning credit! Find out more about RPL here.

Date published: 16/10/2020 12:01:03 PM

Keep up with The Gordon

To keep up-to-date with the latest news, competitions and new course information, sign up to The Gordon News today.

Enter security code:
 Security code

 

By completing this form, you are providing permission for The Gordon to contact you.

About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

The Gordon acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we work, study and do business. We pay respect to their Elders, past and present. The Gordons Reconciliation Plan can be found here.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

ABN: 27 241 053 246. | TOID: 3044 | CRICOS Provider No. 00011G | © Gordon Institute of TAFE 2014