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MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade

National ID: MEM50105 | State ID: W247

Are you ready for an advanced engineering career?

When you complete the Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade you'll have specialist skills in hydraulic systems careers, as a technical specialist, supervisor, or advanced tradesperson.

The Diploma of Engineering is available in two specialist streams:


  • This course will be of interest to any qualified trades person with an electrical, mechanical fitter or refrigeration background. Some units will be offered online.

Fluid Power

  • This course will be of interest to any qualified trades person who is a mechanical fitter or fitter machinist.

This is a post trade qualification. You must be able to produce current certificate III, trade papers, qualifications, or equivalent to study.

Gain these skills
  • Modify fluid power control systems
  • Interpret technical manuals
  • Write technical reports
  • Research and analyse engineering data
  • Workplace health and safety
Is this course right for me?

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

Entrance Requirements

Important information

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

This is a post trade qualification, you need to have competed a trade certificate or equivalent to aply.

For the Fluid Power stream you must have completed MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Fluid Power), or equivalent.

Important information

The Fluid Power stream will only be run with sufficient enrolments, please register your interest in doing this course by contacting

Job opportunities
  • Advanced Engineering Tradesperson (Mechanical)
  • Mechatronics Technician
  • Welding Inspector
  • Welding Supervisor
  • Instrumentation and Control Technician

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

How to apply

On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to

Other study types

For all other study types such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

International students should contact

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2021

Midland - On Campus


Fees and charges


Duration 12 months
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Midland
How On campus
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Course enquiry

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Page last updated October 22, 2020