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Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering

National ID: UEE50520 | State ID: BFP5

Are you ready to join the ranks of electronics professionals?

Advance your career in electronics and communications with the Diploma of Electronics and Communications Engineering.  With this technical qualification, you will gain specialised knowledge and extensive skills across the electrical engineering field to progress towards a career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or electronic systems technician. Our purpose-built facility features advanced technologies and equipment to ensure students are learning in an industry-standard setting. 

Gain these skills:

  • assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic components and devices
  • fault-find power supplies, amplifiers, communications systems, digital and microcontroller systems
  • write and test programs to control devices
  • commission and modify electronic systems
  • develop design briefs
  • supervise a team
  • workplace health and safety and sustainability practices

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Electrical Engineering Technician

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie Three semesters No No selection criteria

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

Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design

National ID: RII60520 | State ID: BGK5

Construct your future 

Looking for the skills to participate in the creation of infrastructure facilities such as roads, railways, buildings, water reservoirs, subdivisions, airports, bridges, sewer systems, tunnels, dams and other public works? Establish yourself in this expanding industry and step towards a future in civil construction management with the Advanced Diploma of Civil Construction Design.

This course will provide students with the knowledge and skills needed for the roles of senior civil works designers, or para-professional designers who support professional engineers.  Once graduated, you will have the expertise to to perform tasks that are broad, specialised, complex, technical, and include strategic areas and initiating activities.

You will possess the skills required for the design of complex projects to ensure the implementation of the client site requirements, as well as possessing the technical knowledge to initiate solutions to problems or management requirements.

Gain these skills:

  • Managing the civil works design process
  • Managing program risk
  • Application of safe design principles 
  • Establishing & maintaining a quality system 

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Engineering Manager

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One semester No No selection criteria

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

Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering

National ID: UEE50120 | State ID: BFQ6

Are you ready for a high end technology career?

When you complete the Diploma of Computer Systems Engineering you'll be well on your way to a career as an engineering associate, technical officer, or computer systems technician.

Gain these skills:

  • assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic devices and computer systems
  • fault-find digital and microcontroller systems
  • develop skills in design, configuration and fault-finding computer networks
  • PCB CAD design
  • microcontroller and object oriented code programming

By completing this course at South Metropolitan TAFE you'll also gain valuable skills in Cisco CCNA and Cisco Wireless.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

ICT Support Technician

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • Three semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie Three semesters No No selection criteria

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

Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications

National ID: UEE40720 | State ID: BFP4

Are you ready for an electronics career helping others get the message?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Electronics and Communications you'll be well on your way to a career as an electronic technician.

Gain these skills:

  • assemble, test, maintain, and troubleshoot a range of electronic components and devices
  • fault-find in power supplies, amplifiers, communications systems, digital and microcontroller systems
  • write and test programs to control external devices
  • utilise workplace health and safety and sustainability practices

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Electronics Trade Worker

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Thornlie

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Thornlie Two semesters No No selection criteria

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

Certificate I in Industrial Skills (Entry Level Training)

National ID: 52860WA | State ID: BGQ28

The course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to perform the following tasks associated with entry-level workforce participation, in a range of trade-related industries:

• Safe operations within the workplace
• Communication in the workplace
• Planning and organisational requirements
• Trade related duties within any of the trade-related industries
• General maintenance within a variety of settings
• Communicate with trades persons

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

The course provides participants with skills to enter the workforce or participate in further study.

Course overview

View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany One semester No No selection criteria

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

Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

National ID: MEM30505 | State ID: W240

Are you ready to engineer a mechanically technical career?

Join an industry that is continually growing and evolving with new technologies! Students will learn theoretical components, as well as participating in hands-on workshop projects that will develop your skills and knowledge around general engineering concepts. These projects will help you develop your understanding of how drawings are transformed into buildings and manufactured items. You will become familiar with CAD Packages and how to set out engineering drawings according to Australian Standards.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Mechanical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians, Civil Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians, Draftsperson, Production Scheduler Assistant Engineering Draftsperson

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

Diploma of Engineering – Technical (Mechanical)

Advanced Diploma of Engineering

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth One semester No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One semester No No selection criteria

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

Advanced Diploma of Engineering

National ID: MEM60112 | State ID: J368

Are you ready for a technically advanced engineering career?

Redefine your engineering future with the Advanced Diploma of Engineering. Develop specialised technical skills to step towards a future as an engineering technician, detailed drafter, or maintenance technician. Learn in an advanced training facility with industry-standard equipment and technology, to ensure that you graduate job-ready. 

Gain these skills:

  • carry out mechanical engineering drafting and design
  • analytical work involving manufacturing and fabrication techniques
  • understand the application of engineering principles, systems, and processes
  • draw and design mechanical equipment
  • maintain mechanical systems
  • workplace health and safety

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Graduates are typically employed in areas such as computer aided design and drafting, process plant drafting and design, machine drafting and design, air conditioning drafting and design, shipbuilding drafting and design, plant maintenance supervision (building on a trade background), and other general engineering and technical positions. Further Study Option(s) Completion of this course opens up a range of further study options, and may also produce advanced standing towards a relevant university degree.

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • Two years
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster Two years No No selection criteria

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

Diploma of Engineering - Technical

National ID: MEM50212 | State ID: J367

Are you ready for a technically advanced engineering career?

Advance your career with a technical engineering qualification. The Diploma of Engineering - Technical covers a diverse range of theoretical and technical skills for pursuing a career in the mechanical, mechatronic, manufacturing and maintenance engineering fields. This course emphasises the transfer of theoretical concepts to practical real-life applications to ensure our students graduate with job-ready skills. 

Gain these skills:

  • engineering drafting and design
  • analytical work involving manufacturing and fabrication techniques
  • application of engineering principlessystems and processes
  • drawing and designing mechanical equipment
  • maintain mechanical systems
  • workplace health and safety

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

This course has a university study pathway as at 28 October 2019. Further Study Option(s) Advanced Diploma of Engineering

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

  • One year
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster One year No No selection criteria

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

Certificate II in Autonomous Workplace Operations

National ID: 52845WA | State ID: BGO44

Become part of the wave of future technologies in automation

Automation is just one of the Industry 4.0 trends in accelerating the efficiency of organisations and utilising new and emerging technologies to automate processes. Be ahead of the curve and ensure your path to a job of the future.

This course allows students to develop a good understanding of the emerging technologies in the resources sector. Learn how automation is innovating mobile and fixed plant operations, get an introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) and process control operations. These skills are in high demand in the sector, so graduates will be well placed to pursue a traineeship or apprenticeship following this course. 

Gain these skills:

  • awareness of an autonomous workplace and how it operates
  • what unique safety systems are present
  • how the human-machine interface operates
  • what, why and how data is used within such workplaces

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Course overview

View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Munster

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Munster Ten weeks Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany One semester Yes Academic achievement and work history

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

Diploma of Civil and Structural Engineering

National ID: 52725WA | State ID: 3746

Opportunities for strong career growth

You'll gain the skills you need to begin or advance your career in civil engineering with this Diploma course.

This course is aimed at school leavers, graduates of the Certificate III in Engineering - Technical, those wishing to gain employment in the field of Civil and Structural Engineering, and as trainee drafters.

You will be taught engineering drafting standards AS1100 and gain exposure to CAD packages selected from AutoCAD, Revit and 12D.

Students will be introduced to sustainability principles and produce civil construction drawings as part of their assessment.

Gain these skills

  • Work with steel structures
  • Work with concrete structures
  • Design principles of bulk earth works
  • Plan civil works

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Civil Engineering Draftsperson | Civil Engineering Technician | Civil Engineering Design Draftsperson | Road Design Draftsperson | Structural Engineering Drafting Officer

Further Study Option(s) 

Advanced Diploma of Civil and Structural Engineering

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

East Perth

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
East Perth Two semesters Yes Academic achievement and work history

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

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