MEM20413 Certificate II in Engineering Pathways

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MEM20413 Certificate II in Engineering Pathways


Duration: 2 semesters

55 Stage 1 credits

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Course Description

This certificate is intended for students interested in exposure to an engineering or related working environment with a view to entering into employment in that area. This qualification will equip graduates with knowledge and skills which will enhance their prospects of employment in an engineering or related working environment.

There is a strong emphasis on safety and students develop sound workshop practices and skills through the application of a range of foundational hand tool skills. Students also use a wide range of workshop equipment including:

  • metal working lathes and milling machines
  • metal cropping and punching machines
  • MIG, Arc and TIG welding machines
  • grinders


(Nominal hours shown in brackets for SACE credit reference)

Core Units

MEM13014A Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment (10)
MSAENV272B Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices (30)
MEMPE005A Develop a career plan for the engineering and manufacturing industry (20)
MEMPE006A Undertake a basic engineering project (80)
MSAPMSUP106A Work in a team (30)

Elective Units

MEM18001C Use hand tools (20)
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations (20)
MEMPE001A Use engineering workshop machines (60)
MEMPE002A Use electric welding machines (40)
MEMPE003A Use oxy-acetylene and soldering equipment (40)
MEMPE004A Use fabrication equipment (40)
MEMPE007A Pull apart and reassemble engineering mechanisms (30)

Further Info

This program is delivered through Training Guarantee for SACE Students (TGSS) Workready
Funding. Eligibility criteria apply.

140 hours (approximately 18 days) over Years 10, 11 and/or 12, subject to negotiation. This is a requirement of the TGSS.