MEM30305 Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

The Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade from Major Training is designed to for to cover the skills and knowledge required for employment as an Engineering Tradesperson – Fabrication within the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering Tradespersons – Fabrication work.

The qualification has been specifically developed to meet the needs of apprentices in the above trade. The qualification packaging has been developed on an assumption that competency will be developed through an integrated combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies such as those delivered through a formal apprenticeship. The qualification may also be achieved through formal skills recognition assessment processes.

Available streams for the Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade

  • Boilermaking/Welding
  • Casting and Moulding
  • Light Fabrication – Sheetmetal
  • Patternmaking
  • Surface Finishing

OBJECTIVE of the Engineering - Fabrication Trade Apprenticeship

The Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade specifies the competencies required for employment as an Engineering Tradesperson – Fabrication including metal fabrication, forging, founding, structural steel erection, electroplating, metal spinning, metal polishing, sheet metal work, welding and the use of related computer controlled equipment.

This qualification can open up entry-level & experienced job opportunities in a wide variety of manufacturing and engineering related sectors as well as Engineering Tradesperson – Fabrication roles in other industries.

While there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, for an apprentice pathway the learner must be employed full time or part time and have access to a workplace to be able to gain sufficient experience to successfully complete the Unit of Competency requirements.

People entering the workforce to undertake an Apprenticeship in the construction sector , they may have minimal or some prior skills or Statements of Attainment which may be recognised through our recognition process. Delivered through SRTO requirements including development of a Training Plan, Employer Resource Assessment and completion of a Training Record

EXAMPLE OF SKILLS COVERED INCLUDE:

  • Perform engineering measurements
  • Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
  • Organise and communicate information
  • Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
  • Perform computations
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

EMPLOYER BENEFITS

  • We develop customised Apprentice Training Plans face to face with the employer and the student to ensure your apprentice is learning the right skills for your business
  • We provide education & coaching to employers around the supervision ratio & requirements
  • We work in partnership with Australian Apprenticeship Networks
  • We will train theory and practical skills onsite with your apprentice
  • We only employ Industry current trainer/assessors
  • We offer support to employers for performance management of apprentices as required
  • More career opportunities and upskilling and productivity gains
  • Apprenticeships & Traineeships across Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine coast, Morayfield, Ipswich & South East Queensland.

DELIVERY OPTIONS & OUTCOMES

  • Delivery model is face to face every 6 weeks approximately at your site or ours as agreed in the training plan
  • Assessment includes combination of knowledge, skills observation and employer reports
  • Apprenticeship arrangements are over a Nominal Term: 48 Months, criteria applies.
  • Apprenticeship Probation: 90 days
  • Available to start throughout the year.
  • Nationally Recognised Qualification upon successful completion
  • More information available in our Student handbook

CREDIT TRANSFER AND /OR RPL

  • Students with prior industry experience may be eligible for RPL
  • Students with prior Qualifications and/or Statements of attainment may be eligible for Credit Transfer
  • Read more here 

FUNDING & FEES

Did you know that the government can provide up to $10,500 in incentives for employers, if your apprentice completes a Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade?

Eligible employers may receive the following government incentives:

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Additional incentives you may be eligible for:

inCENTIVES

*These employees’ incentives are not available under C3G funding.

Funding support and employer incentives may be available under the Australian Apprenticeships Incentive Program if the relevant criteria are met. Individuals completing their first post-school Certificate III qualification could be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee subsidy. User Choice and self-funded options with up to 12 months interest free are also available. For course fees, please enquire.