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MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

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Course details

CRICOS course code: 091730A

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


Course Overview

Gain the essential technical skills to have an exciting career in the ever-growing Engineering Technology industry.

Advanced engineering and manufacturing technologies form the basis of future innovation in industry. This qualification provides the skills and knowledge required to implement innovative technologies within industry, operating in both global and local contexts. Learn the practical skills and knowledge to carry out technical support functions in mechanical engineering research and design.

This qualification incorporates practical projects that can be used to build an industry work portfolio providing you the platform from which to launch your career. You will have access to specialized workshops and equipment that provide you with a realistic study environment to prepare you for employment.

Job Prospects

CAD/Drafting, Technicians


The Certificate III in Engineering - Technical provides a foundation for higher level engineering-related qualifications including the Diploma of Engineering - Technical.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available for each Unit of Competency, based on your relevant workplace experience, formal training, or other expertise. RPL is a process that assesses your competency acquired through formal and informal learning to determine if you meet the requirements for a unit of study.

You can use a variety of documentation to apply for RPL, including but not limited to records of completed training, assessment items, assessment records, declarations from your employer, and/or a copy of your student records provided by ASQA.

When applying for this course, please indicate whether you intend to apply for RPL. Please note that if RPL or course credit is granted, the course length will be reduced, and a Confirmation of Enrolment (CoE) will be issued only for the reduced duration of the course.

Course Credit

Our nationally endorsed qualifications comprise of Units of Competency approved by the governing authority, ASQA. You are not required to repeat any Unit of Competency for which you have already been assessed as Competent, unless a regulatory requirement or licence condition (including an industry licensing scheme) requires this.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider
Start date: Expected July 2023
Expected October 2023
Study mode: Full time

Site Institute

Levels 2 and 3
488 Queen Street Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

Completion of Year 12 or equivalent.

Non school-leavers are selected according to eligibility and merit, vocational experience, previous study and personal competencies.

English language requirements: IELTS 5.5 (with no individual band less than 5.0) or equivalent, or Site Institute pre-admission test level 4.


Site Institute
Levels 2 and 3
488 Queen Street Brisbane Queensland 4000