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Certificate II in Engineering (Mechanical-Plant Mechanic Pre-Apprenticeship)

National ID: MEM20105 | State ID: AA48

 

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work effectively in the heavy automotive industry, working on loaders, bulldozers, dump trucks and haul trucks, inspecting and servicing transmissions, steering, brakes, fuel injection systems, hydraulics, batteries, troubleshooting basic faults and workplace safety and health.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Further study opportunities:

When you complete this qualification, you will have what employers are looking for in a heavy vehicle or plant mechanic apprentice.

 

Further Study Option(s)

As some of the off-the-job training is covered in the qualification, it is possible to achieve a Certificate III of Trade Studies in shorter time, providing the on-the-job competencies are met to the employer's satisfaction.

Successful completion of the pre-apprenticeship qualificaton may exempt you from approximately one third of off-the-job apprenticeship subjects, depending on the career path you choose.

Additional subjects can be studied to add to qualifications, enhancing job prospects and employment opportunities.

 

 

Course overview

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria Additional requirements

South Metro Tafe
Thornlie
One semester
Y
Y

Entrance requirements

Course Overview

Where Thornlie
Duration
How Full-Time
When

The successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to become a trades assistant or gain an apprenticeship in one of the following trades within the metals and engineering sector: Plant Mechanic or Mechanical trade. You will need to be employed and registered as an apprentice or trainee before you can commence apprenticeship/traineeship training.

Further study opportunities:

When you complete this qualification, you will have what employers are looking for in a heavy vehicle or plant mechanic apprentice.

 

Further Study Option(s)

As some of the off-the-job training is covered in the qualification, it is possible to achieve a Certificate III of Trade Studies in shorter time, providing the on-the-job competencies are met to the employer's satisfaction.

Successful completion of the pre-apprenticeship qualificaton may exempt you from approximately one third of off-the-job apprenticeship subjects, depending on the career path you choose.

Additional subjects can be studied to add to qualifications, enhancing job prospects and employment opportunities.

 

 

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

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.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

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