Certificate IV in Manufacturing Technology

Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Course Location
Yallourn; GippsTAFE Academy (Traralgon)
Course Duration
Full Time: 6 months
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
Study Modes
On Campus; Full time
Starting Date
Full Time:
  • February 2014

3rd February

Part Time:
  • February 2014
9.00am - 5.00pm
Maxine Freeman
Traralgon Academy
Phone: (03) 5175 9649
Fax: 1300 094 661
Email: maxinef@gippstafe.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Engineering ( Manufacturing Technology) is a course which will provide you with broad-based foundation competencies in a range of engineering skills such as basic machining, fabrication and use of hand and power tools.

You will gain experience and knowledge of a range of occupations at engineering trade level which will enable you to make more informed choices in the selection of vocational career paths. This course will also allow you to gain a recognised credential and credits for further training

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Manufacturing Technology.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • Technology Cadetship
  • Design Officer
  • Drafting Officer
  • Manufacturing logistics

How To Apply

Direct to Institute and VTAC


Assignments, Practical demonstrations, documents/folio, group projects, tests, exams

Specialist Course Information

This pathway will enable registration with the Institute of Engineers Australia

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Structure

Unit Code Unit Name
MEM16008A Interact with Computing Technology
MSS402051A Apply Quality Standards
MSAENV272B Participate in Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices
MEM12024A Perform Computations
MEM16006A Organise and Communicate Information
MEM30031A Operate Computer-aided Design (CAD) System to Produce Basic Drawing Elements
MEM30007A Select Common Engineering Materials
VU20912 Perform Basic Machining Processes
VU21156 Use CAD Systems
MEM30012A Apply Mathematical Techniques in a Manufacturing, Engineering or Related Environment
MSAENV472B Implement and Monitor Environmentally Sustainable Work Practices
MEM30032A Produce Basic Engineering Drawings
MEM30033A Use Computer-aided Design (CAD) to Create and Design 3-S Models
MEM30005A Calculate Force Systems within Simple Beam Structures
MEM30006A Calculate Stresses in Simple Structures
MEM30025A Analyse a Simple Electrical System Circuit