When you’re ready to learn the basic skills of engineering, choose a qualification that lets you explore your options. This entry-level engineering course will take you closer to employment and increase your chances of securing an engineering apprenticeship. You can also learn basic workshop skills through this course without needing to complete an entire apprenticeship.
You’ll learn to operate tools and equipment, master basic welding skills and improve your communication skills. Prepare yourself to enter the workforce in a wide range of engineering jobs, including sheet metal fabrication, boiler making, fitting and turning, electrical fitting, and so much more.
TimesTuesday and Thursdays.
Classes commence at 8.30am and conclude at 3.30pm each day
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Engineering Pathways.
The main job roles are Fitter/Machinist, Welder/Fabricator, Sheet Metal Worker, trades assistant and other engineering related jobs.
Opportunities for Further Study
Specialist Course Information
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Personal Protective Equipment, such as safety boots, cotton drill work shirts and trousers or full boilersuit.
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
|MSAENV272B Participate In Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices|
|MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment|
|MEM16006A Organise and communicate information|
|MEM16008A Interact with computing technology|
|MEM18001C Use hand tools|
|MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations|
|MSAMSUP106A Work in a team|
|MEMPE001A Use engineering workshop machines|
|MEMPE007A Pull apart and re-assemble engineering mechanisms|
|MEMPE002A Use electric welding machines|
|MEMPE003A Use oxy-acetylene and soldering equipment|
|MEMPE004A Use fabrication equipment|
|MEMPE005A Develop a career plan for the engineering and manufacturing industry|
|MEMPE006A Undertake a basic engineering project|
Written and practical assessments.