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Certificate IV in Engineering (Fluid Power)

National ID: MEM40105 | State ID: WT44

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. You'll gain skills to safely analyse, inspect, and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic systems, maintain fluid power controls, and monitor equipment condition.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

Please email fluidpower@nmtafe.wa.edu.au, including academic records, to see if you meet the entrance requirements and which units you can enrol in.

Job opportunities
  • Higher Engineering Tradesperson or a Special Class Engineering Tradesperson - Level II
  • Fluid Power Technician 
  • Hydraulic 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 tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Midland - On Campus - Part Time Evening Classes

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate II in Engineering (Heavy Fabrication Pre-Apprenticeship)

National ID: MEM20105 | State ID: AA50

Give yourself a head start in gaining a heavy fabrication apprenticeship

This course will introduce you to the latest technological developments in the fabrication and welding trade, including computer controlled metal plate cutting equipment. You'll gain the skills to be able to operate heavy fabrication equipment and have knowledge of different welding and thermal cutting processes.

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Job opportunities

The successful completion of this qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to apply for employment as an apprentice Heavy Fabricator (boilermaker) or Light Fabricator (sheet metal) in the metals and engineering sector. You may also seek employment as a trade’s assistant in this sector. Many employers and Group Employer Schemes contact North Metropolitan TAFE throughout the year with a view to offering apprenticeships to students. Graduates of the Certificate II in Engineering have a greater chance of obtaining an apprenticeship than those without this qualification, because they have the knowledge, skills and competency that employers require.

Further study

The units covered will also transfer into Mechanical Fitting or Fitter and Machinist trades. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice or trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Clarkson - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Clarkson
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.
Midland - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus
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Semester 2, 2019

Clarkson - On Campus

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Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Clarkson
How On campus
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Midland - On Campus

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Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How On campus
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Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate IV in Engineering (Instrumentation)

National ID: MEM40105 | State ID: WT46

Become instrumental in maintaining high tech control systems

If you're a qualified tradesperson with an electrical trade background this course will give you the practical skills and knowledge to install, commission, calibrate and maintain modern instrumentation and control systems.

Prerequisites

Important information

Job opportunities

How to apply

Prerequisites

To complete this course you will need to have the prerequisite, core and other units required for the certificate IV, credited via an RPL or Credit Transfer process.

Important information

Third and fourth year apprentices can enrol and be issued with a certificate when they complete their trade studies.

Job opportunities
  • Higher Engineering Tradesperson or a Special Class Engineering Tradesperson - Level II

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 tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Continuous enrolment, 2020

Midland - Online

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Continuous enrolment
Where Midland
How Online
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Semester 2, 2019

Midland - Online

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How Online
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Midland - Online

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 6 months
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How Online
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Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate II in Engineering (Light Fabrication Pre-Apprenticeship)

National ID: MEM20105 | State ID: AA52

A heavy-duty qualification for a job in the metal trades

This course will give you a better chance of gaining a light fabrication apprenticeship. Light metal fabricators work in either a domestic or commercial setting making roofing products, air-conditioning ducts, electrical switchboards, hospitality equipment such as range hoods and bench tops.

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

You will complete 2 weeks simulated workplace and 2 weeks in actual workplace.

Other costs for consideration:

  • Personal Protection Equipment kit (approx. $168)

Typical timetable:

  • 3 days per week 
Job opportunities

The successful completion of this qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to apply for employment as an apprentice Heavy Fabricator (boilermaker) or Light Fabricator (sheet metal) in the metals and engineering sector. You may also seek employment as a trade’s assistant in this sector. Many employers and Group Employer Schemes contact North Metropolitan TAFE throughout the year with a view to offering apprenticeships to students. Graduates of the Certificate II in Engineering have a greater chance of obtaining an apprenticeship than those without this qualification, because they have the knowledge, skills and competency that employers require.

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Further study

The units covered will also transfer into Mechanical Fitting or Fitter and Machinist trades. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice or trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

 

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Midland - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Midland - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Heavy/Welding YH)

National ID: MEM30305 | State ID: WT77

Create and work with metal fabrications

Our heavy fabrication apprenticeship course will teach you to safely manipulate metal and create objects using a variety of welding techniques, thermal cutting, workshop machines, and hand and power tools.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Metal Template Maker
  • Structural Steel Trades Worker
  • Pressure Welder
  • Welder (First Class)

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

Further study

Post trade studies

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Midland - Apprenticeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 7 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Midland - Apprenticeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 7 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How Apprenticeship
On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Light YC)

National ID: MEM30305 | State ID: WT78

Well appointed workshops and expert lecturers will help you to succeed in fabrication

Our Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Light YC) apprenticeship course will teach you to safely create light metal fabrications such as roofing products, air-conditioning ducts, electrical switchboards and hospitality equipment such as range hoods and bench tops.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Entrance Requirements

You must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Light Metal Fabrication Tradesperson
  • 1st Class Sheet Metal Worker
  • Metal Spinner
  • Sheetmetal Patternmaker

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

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Further study

Post trade studies

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

Midland - Apprenticeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 7 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Midland
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Midland - Apprenticeship

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 7 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Midland
How Apprenticeship
On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

National ID: MEM30505 | State ID: W240

An introduction to general engineering concepts

During this course you'll become familiar with computer aided drafting packages, how to set out engineering drawings and gain an understanding of how drawings are transformed into buildings and manufactured items.

Important information

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Important information

This course will be run at our East Perth campus with some lab work based at NMT’s 30 Aberdeen St campus

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Draftperson 
  • Production Scheduler Assistant 

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

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply
On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where East Perth
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Diploma of Engineering - Technical (Mechanical)

National ID: MEM50212 | State ID: WB84

Mechanical engineering is applied across a wide variety of employment areas

This course will teach you to produce engineering drawings and create 3D models using computer aided drafting. You will learn to set up basic hydraulic circuits, apply technical mathematics and coordinate engineering projects.

Important information

Job opportunities

How to apply

Important information

This course will be run at our East Perth campus with some lab work based at NMT's 30 Aberdeen St campus.

Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Junior Drafter
  • Junior Project Supervisor
  • Engineering Associate

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 tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au 

Other study types

For all other study types eg part-time or online visit our Apply and Enrol page.

Apprenticeships and traineeships

To commence an apprenticeship or traineeship, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study, head to our Apprenticeships and traineeships page for more details.

International students

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

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Semester 1, 2020

East Perth - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where East Perth
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Semester 2, 2019

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 2 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2019
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
Apply now
Ready to apply for this course? Check out the apply and enrol page for more information.

Course enquiry

Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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