Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Certificate III

National Code: MEM30205

Course information

About the course

Course Number: MEM30205-01V06

Are you looking to become a qualified tradesperson in fitting and machining? Our Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade will provide you with trade-level skills. Successful graduates will gain an industry qualification, improved workplace satisfaction and eligibility for higher wages in the workforce.

Delivered by qualified teachers with direct industry connections, this course takes place in the workplace and face-to-face at a North Coast TAFE campus.

Work placement is mandatory and applicants must be working in the industry, have had significant industry experience, or be under an apprenticeship contract. Students will be assessed by practical and theoretical examination.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway, including a school based apprenticeship.

Course study options

Offered on 4 campuses

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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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