InTech Institute of Technology

Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade

InTech Institute of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0100608

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This qualification is designed to provide industry-recognised skills and knowledge required for an Advanced Engineering Tradesperson – Level II.

Trade specialisations:

  • CNC Programming
  • Fabrication
  • Heavy Fabrication
  • Fitting
  • Fixed and Mobile Plant Mechanic
  • Welding
  • Maintenance
  • Robotics
  • Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning

Course Overview

This course is perfect for qualified tradespeople or current engineering apprentices who are looking to upskill and further enhance their existing trade skills.

Students will learn and apply higher level post-trade skills including:

  • Design and assembly
  • Manufacturing
  • Installation
  • Testing
  • Fault-finding
  • Maintenance and service of mechanical, electrical systems
  • Fabrication and assembly techniques
  • Machining

Career Pathways

Potential Career Pathways:

  • Mechanical tradesperson
  • Fitter and turner
  • Fitter and machinist
  • Maintenance fitter
  • Diesel fitter
  • Plant mechanic
  • 1st Class machinist
  • Special class metal fabrication tradesperson
  • Boilermaker
  • Sheet metal worker
  • Welder
  • Moulder
  • Foundry tradesperson
  • Patternmaker
  • Electrical fitter
  • Electronic mechanic
  • Electrical fitter/mechanic
  • Electrician
  • Refrigeration mechanic

Professional accreditation and recognition

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded with the Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade. This qualification is recognised nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 18,000 for the entire course (includes PPE, training and assessment... Read more18,000 for the entire course (includes PPE, training and assessment resources; excludes OSHC, visa fees, accommodation)
Start date: To suit the client/individual
Duration: 105 weeks including term breaks
Study mode: Full time

InTech Institute of Technology

21 Parkview Street
Brisbane Queensland 4064

Entry criteria

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student have:

  • have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
  • are mature age (over 18 years at the time of commencement)

English Proficiency requirements:

  • For Trade Based Courses: An IELTS of 5.0 or Equivalent or 6 Weeks of English for Further Study.
  • IBT overall score 71 ( No band less than 70) or equivalent.


InTech Institute of Technology
21 Parkview Street
Brisbane Queensland 4064