This qualification provides a trade to become a qualified Boilermaker/Welder tradesperson via our unique on-the-job workplace training and assessment model. This means no productivity loss for your employer because there’s no downtime to attend college!
Maybe you’re an existing worker, with the skills and knowledge but don’t have your qualification. Get recognised and get your trade qualification via our Government approved trades recognition service (RPL). We recognise the skills you have, and train you in the skills you need.
This qualification provides a trade outcome as an Engineering Tradesperson – Fabrication in the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering Tradespersons – Fabrication (Boilermakers/Welders) work. Employment outcomes related to this qualification are found in a wide variety of manufacturing and engineering related sectors as well as Engineering Tradesperson – Fabrication roles in other industries.
The client will generally work with heavy gauge steel: cutting, shaping, assembling and welding. Typically, they work for heavy engineering companies involved in the production, fabrication and development of items manufactured from plate materials, generally in steel of varying thickness but can be involved with non-ferrous materials. They may also be employed in the construction industry putting together steel components for major structures – buildings, bridges etc. Another application of the skill could involve the manufacture of cooling towers, pressure vessels, hoppers, mining equipment, excavation buckets, large trailer bodies, smoke stacks, transformer containers, storage bins and large pipe work.
The qualification has core units of competency requirements that cover common skills for the engineering industry, as well as a specialist field of work. Further training pathways from this qualification include MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering and MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade or other relevant qualifications.
HOW TO GET YOUR QUALIFICATION IN BOILERMAKING AND WELDING