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MEM40119 Certificate IV in Engineering (Fluid Power)

MEM40119 Certificate IV in Engineering (Fluid Power)

National ID MEM40119 State ID AD30

Hydraulics is a vast and diverse industry

Gain specialist skills in hydraulic systems to work as a hydraulic fitter or technician, systems designer, or equipment salesperson with this post trad qualification.

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This course remains FEE FREE in 2024! The course fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA State Government for WA residents.

Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on the Skills Ready page for further information.

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.


When Semester 1, 2024.

Study Mode On campus.

Hydraulics is a vast and diverse industry

This post trade qualification will give you specialist skills in hydraulic systems to work as a hydraulic fitter or technician, systems designer, or equipment salesperson.
By completing this Certificate IV in Engineering (Fluid Power) you'll gain skills to safely analyse, inspect, and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic systems, maintain fluid power controls, and monitor equipment condition.

  • Analyse, inspect, and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic systems
  • Maintain fluid power controls
  • Monitor equipment condition
  • Workplace health and safety

I have the following attributes:

  • Qualified tradesperson
  • Comfortable working in a physical environment
  • Enjoy technical and engineering activities
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Good hand-eye coordination

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 1, 2024


Duration 18 Months
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Midland
How On campus

Course fees

Indicative General fee $2,240.00
(Tuition fee* $0.00 + Resource fee $2,240.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $2,240.00
(Tuition fee* $0.00 + Resource fee $2,240.00 )

Free training

The free training is available to residents of Western Australia, and eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training, as outlined on the Fee Free page and the Infection control training page.  Tuition and resource fees will apply for non-eligible students.

Enquiries regarding course fees can be made by calling us.

T  1300 300 822


*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822


National ID Unit title
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
MEM18002 Use power tools/hand held operations
MEM18001 Use hand tools
MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
MEM14006 Plan work activities
MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
MEM12024 Perform computations
MEM17003 Assist in the provision of on-the-job training
MEM09002 Interpret technical drawing
MEM11011 Undertake manual handling
National ID Unit title
MEM12002 Perform electrical/electronic measurement
MEM18007 Maintain and repair mechanical drives and mechanical transmission assemblies
MEM18055 Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components
MEM18022 Maintain fluid power controls
MEM18021 Maintain hydraulic systems
MEM18020 Maintain hydraulic system components
MEM18019 Maintain pneumatic systems
MEM18018 Maintain pneumatic system components
MEM18016 Analyse plant and equipment condition monitoring results
MEM18013 Perform gland packing
MEM18012 Perform installation and removal of mechanical seals
MEM18011 Shut down and isolate machines/equipment
MEM18010 Perform equipment condition monitoring and recording
MEM18009 Perform precision levelling and alignment of machines and engineering components
MEM18005 Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearings
MEM18006 Perform precision fitting of engineering components
MEM12003 Perform precision mechanical measurement
MEM18004 Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipment
MEM18003 Use tools for precision work
MEM05050 Perform routine gas metal arc welding
MEM06007 Perform basic incidental heat/quenching, tempering and annealing
MEM05049 Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding
MEM07005 Perform general machining
MEM07006 Perform lathe operations
MEM15004 Perform inspection
MEM10004 Enter and change programmable controller operational parameters
MEM12025 Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations
MEM10005 Commission programmable controller programs
MEM05007 Perform manual heating and thermal cutting

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