The skills associated with this qualification are intended to apply to a wide range of fabrication work.
While undertaking this qualification, apprentices gain the skills and knowledge to:
- perform engineering measurements and computations
- interpret and work to technical drawings and engineering specifications
- fabricate and repair metal components using a range of cutting, welding, fabrication, forming and shaping technologies
- assemble and install metal structures
Apprentices will learn the safe operation and use of the following equipment:
- MIG, oxy and other welding equipment
- oxy/gas and thermal cutting equipment (straight line, CNC profile)
- rollers, metal forming and shaping machines
- marking out tables
- friction saws, grinders
Successful completion of the course will result in the issuance of a Certificate of Qualification and a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for MEM30319 - Certificate III in Engineering Fabrication (Sheetmetal).
There is no licensed outcome for this course.
Participants must be employed and registered under a training contract as an apprentice. Tec-NQ conducts a Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment as part of its enrolment process.
Eligible apprentices who meet the Queensland state funding requirements will be charged a set fee of $1.60*/nominal hour. Certified training is GST free.
Nominal hours for each unit of competency are provided in the training plan.
Tec-NQ charges all students a utility levy of $35.00 per year.
Fees are set by the Queensland Government department that is responsible for training. Fees are subject to change over the course of an apprenticeship.
Some students may be eligible for concessions. Please check with your enrolments officer when registering for the course.