Home | Courses | Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture

Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture

National ID: MEM30605 | State ID: W241


In this course you'll gain a range of bench skills required to work in the jewellery manufacturing industry as a freelance jewellery designer or craftsperson. 

You can do the Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture  as an apprenticeship. If you have already organised your employment as an apprentice, the you can come study this course about jewellery manufacture and design.

Visit our jewellery design staff and students' Facebook page to see the creative world this course can open up for you.

This course will put you in a role where you can let your creativity flow and create your own fashion accessories. The jewellery industry is an exciting one and how successful you are depends on your designs and commitment to the industry.

Your Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture prepares you for roles such as:

  • Jeweller
  • Jewellery Designer
  • Craftsperson

Your Certificate III in Jewellery Manufacture is a great precursor to study the Associate Degree of Design (Jewellery and Object Design). With a higher qualification you can improve employment and earning potential and specialise in certain areas.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

For information about jobs and pathways, please see joboutlook.gov.au

Course overview

Course details

Course Overview

Where Northbridge Building 4
Duration Duration may be flexible.
How Apprenticeship

For information about jobs and pathways, please see joboutlook.gov.au

Further study opportunities:

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Local full time students

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

Tuition fees are determined by multiplying the course fee rate by the nominal hours, which is the number of hours in which an average student could be expected to complete each unit. They are not the hours of training or instruction.

Resource fees are charges for material that are essential to a course or unit, and are purchased by NMT to be used by students during the course.

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.
NOTE up to date fees will be available shortly. Please return to this page or contact us for details

International Students

If this course is available for International students you will need to pay your course fees to TIWA when you accept your offer.


Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment MEM13014A W5502
Apply quality procedures MEM15024A W5531
Apply quality systems MEM15002A W5532
Assist in the provision of on the job training MEM17003A W5552
Construct jewellery components MEM19016B W5642
Fabricate jewellery items MEM19017B W5643
Interact with computing technology MEM16008A W5452
Manually finish/polish materials MEM08010B W5390
Organise and communicate information MEM16006A W5451
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices MSAENV272B D3655
Perform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing MEM06007B W5352
Perform brazing and/or silver soldering MEM05006B W5332
Perform computations MEM12024A W5449
Perform engineering measurements MEM12023A W5492
Perform investment procedures for lost wax casting process MEM19009B W5656
Perform jewellery metal casting MEM19001B W5645
Perform precision assembly MEM03002B W5266
Perform wax injection of moulds for lost wax casting process MEM19011B W5637
Plan a complete activity MEM14005A W5513
Plan to undertake a routine task MEM14004A W5512
Prepare jewellery designs MEM19008B W5655
Prepare jewellery illustrations MEM19002B W5649
Produce jewellery metal masters MEM19013B W5639
Produce jewellery wax model MEM19012B W5638
Produce rubber moulds for lost wax casting process MEM19010B W5636
Produce three-dimensional precision items MEM19005B W5652
Use hand tools MEM18001C W5563
Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18002B W5574
Use tools for precision work MEM18003C W5584
Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials MEM13003B W5505
Work safely with molten metals/glass MEM13004B W5506
Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment MEM16007A W5548

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Part time enrolments are usually done in late January and mid June each year while online and continuous enrolment courses normally have enrolments available at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

call: 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1300 300 822 or email: enquiry@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II


Course enquiry

Qualification level


Page last updated June 26, 2017