Certificate III Engineering Mechanical Trade

We offer all 3 streams for this course.
- Fitting
- Fitting/ Machining
- Machining (RPL only)

Clients would generally be involved in:

  • setting up of machinery to enable the manufacture of engineering products
  • repair and replacement of components, parts or other items
  • installation of plant and machinery
  • design and manufacture of modifications to existing components parts and other items
  • maintenance of plant and equipment, and construction and commissioning work

Duties may also involve the repair of shipping machinery (ie: winches, glands, drive shafts, turbines etc) and power station maintenance.

Course Overview

This qualification provides a trade outcome as an Engineering Tradesperson – Mechanical in the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering Tradespersons – Mechanical (Fitters and/or Turners) work. Employment outcomes related to this qualification are found in a wide variety of manufacturing and engineering related sectors as well as Engineering Tradesperson – Mechanical roles in other industries.


RPL Course Fees


Fee for Service
$ 2950
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QLD Residents

If eligible funded by the Department of Small Business and Training (DESBT)
$ 1.60 per nominal hour
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Apprenticeship PATHWAY

MEM30219 - Certificate III in Engineering Mechanical Trade

Duration: Nominal term – 48 months


Location: On the job

Delivery model: Combination of online and face to face at your workplace


There are no formal entry requirements for you to undertake this qualification through an
apprenticeship pathway.

However, in order to successfully complete the course the following must be in place:

  • learner must be signed into a formal training contract
  • employed full time or part time
  • access to a workplace that provides the scope of work to complete the negotiated units of competency
  • access to a computer or suitable device, internet connectivity and intermediate computer
  • skills to complete online course work
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