MEM30305 - Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade

This course is designed for Australian apprentices employed under a Training Contract. Training is delivered and assessed over the term of the Training Contract (usually 4 years).
You will be assigned an ATEC Case Manager who will work with you and your employer to develop a Training Plan that suits the needs of you and your employer.
You will be required to attend trade school to complete some of the units of competency whereas others will be trained and assessed on-the-job.
Please call 1300 112 832 for further information.

WorkReady Subsidised Training

This course is subsidised by the South Australian Governments' WorkReady initiative for eligible students.  Only students who meet the eligibility criteria in addition to the following condition will qualify for subsidised training.

  • Training Contract - A student signed into a training contract with an employer i.e. an Apprentice or a Trainee
Course Admission Requirements / pre-requisites
There are no mandated pre-requisites for this course however; previous completion or partial completion of a Certificate II in Engineering may reduce the course fee and the time required for you to complete this course hence fast-tracking your Apprenticeship. 


Employment Outcomes

Certificate courses aim to provide training at the operative level to equip students with selected practical, technical and theoretical skills in production engineering as well as basic skills and an overview into engineering vocations. Obtaining this trade qualification will enhance you employment opportunities.
NB: Completion of this course does not guarantee an employment outcome.
Skills Covered
12 core units (below) plus electives
MEM12023A -  Perform engineering measurements
MEM12024A -  Perform computations
MEM13014A -  Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM14004A -  Plan to undertake a routine task
MEM14005A -  Plan a complete activity
MEM15024A -  Apply quality procedures
MEM15002A -  Apply quality systems
MEM16006A -  Organise and communicate information
MEM16007A -  Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment
MEM16008A -  Interact with computing technology
MEM17003A -  Assist in the provision of on the job training
MSAENV272B -  Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Successful completion of this course provides you with a Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (MEM30305)
NB: Students who do not complete all the units of competency within this course will receive a Statement of Attainment for those units of competency that have been successfully completed.

WorkReady for Apprentices

You may be eligible for subsidised training in this course if you are 16 years or over and:

  • signed into a Training Contract with an employer i.e. an Apprentice or Trainee.

WorkReady Concessions

Concessions are available to holders of the following cards:

  • Health care card
  • Pensioner concession card
  • Pensioner concession card issued by the Department of Veteran Affairs (DVA)

How to Apply

Applications can be made:

  • online by clicking the 'Enquire Now' button below;
  • through your Employment Service Provider;
  • by emailing; or
  • by calling ATEC on 1300 112 832.

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