Learn valuable skills in a challenging but rewarding career. As an apprentice Fitter and Turner, Maintenance worker, CNC Machinist, this qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to work as an Engineering Tradesperson – Mechanical within metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries.
You must be employed under an Australian Apprenticeship Agreement to undertake this course.
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#### Delivery Methods
- Apprenticeship – Teaching and assessment will be required to be conducted as part of an apprenticeship
- McKoy Street, Wodonga Vic (Main campus)
#### When You Can Enrol
Apprentices can enrol in this course anytime throughout the year
APPRENTICESHIP, FULL-TIME: 4 YEARS
Block release with a blend of classroom and practical learning.
**Days:** Monday to Friday (may be subject to change) | **Time:** 8am-4.15pm
[Excluding Public Holidays]
You must be a signed-up indentured apprentice.
We recommend that you have basic language and literacy skills.
We recommend that you complete Year 10 maths and science.
Must supply own PPE, including welding helmet, safety boots, suitable clothing and safety glasses.
Must supply own hand tools, calculator, writing material and measuring equipment.
Learning material is on Moodle, hence it recommended to bring own laptop (laptops are available to loan while on campus).
Toolbox containing the following tools
300mm steel rule
5m tape or equivalent
Engineers or combination square
Dividers 250-300mm “wing” not spring
#### Skills developed
By the end of this qualification you will learn the following skills which can be applied to a range of mechanical trade work , in a manufacturing or engineering environment:
• Perform complex measurements & calculations
• Operate various machinery
• Undertake fitting and assembly of various components
• Maintenance and service of mechanical equipment
• Working to Australian Standards
#### Compulsory Units
MEM09002 Interpret technical drawing
MEM11011 Undertake manual handling
MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements
MEM12024 Perform computations
MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
MEM14006 Plan work activities
MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
MEM16008 Interact with computing technology
MEM17003 Assist in the provision of on-the-job training
MEM18001 Use hand tools
MEM18002 Use power tools/hand held operations
MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
#### Selectable Units
MEM05005 Carry out mechanical cutting
MEM07032 Use workshop machines for basic operations
MEM05050 Perform routine gas metal arc welding
MEM07005 Perform general machining
MEM07006 Perform lathe operations
MEM07007 Perform milling operations
MEM07015 Set computer controlled machines and processes
MEM07016 Set and edit computer controlled machines and processes
MEM12006 Mark off/out (general engineering)
MEM18003 Use tools for precision work
MEM18005 Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearings
MEM18006 Perform precision fitting of engineering components
MEM18009 Perform precision levelling and alignment of machines and engineering components
MEM18011 Shut down and isolate machines/equipment
MEM18018 Maintain pneumatic system components
MEM18020 Maintain hydraulic system components
MEM18055 Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components
MEM09003 Prepare basic engineering drawing
MEM05012 Perform routine manual metal arc welding
MEM05007 Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
MEM05049 Perform routine gas tungsten arc welding
MEM13003 Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials
MEM18004 Maintain and overhaul mechanical equipment
MEM18012 Perform installation and removal of mechanical seals
MEM07021 Perform complex lathe operations
On successful completion of this course, you will receive an AQF qualification.
Government Funded $3,000.00 (Tuition $3,000.00, Materials $0.00)
Concession $600.00 (Tuition $600.00, Materials $0.00)
Fee For Service $9,000.00 (Tuition $9,000.00, Materials $0.00)
#### Fees Additional Information
**Fees indicated are inclusive of all units required for the FULL (3-4 Year) duration of the apprenticeship and are subject to applicable credit transfer or RPL.**
The student tuition fees published are indicative only and can be subject to change given individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future. For more information see ‘Fee information and eligibility’ under the Enrol Now tab on the Wodonga TAFE website.
Pathways & Careers
Fitter and turner
Fitter and machinist
1st class machinist
MEM40119 - Certificate IV in Engineering
MEM40412 Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting
22478VIC - Diploma of Engineering Technology
[Study pathways with Wodonga TAFE »](/to-wodonga-tafe-and-beyond)
#### How to apply
For traineeship information and enrolments, the Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) is your first point of contact for queries about a traineeship or apprenticeship, www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/about-aasn.
Please note: We reserve the right to close course intakes early. Many courses have limited places and high demand. Early applications are recommended. We reserve the right to cancel intakes and courses if there are insufficient student numbers.