Certificate II in Engineering Studies
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Full Time: 12 weeks
- 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
- February 2014
Phone: (03) 5127 0220
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
Do you like to solve problems? Are you technically-minded and good at maths? If so, a career in engineering could be for you!
Engineering trades people use scientific knowledge and technology to solve problems and create practical solutions in all aspects of everyday life.
At GippsTAFE, you'll train under expert staff to develop current industry skills in the mechanical and fabrication streams of engineering.
You'll gain nationally recognised skills that will give you a head start on obtaining an engineering apprenticeship or traineeship.
What you will learn
In this course you will learn how to:
- Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
- Use hand tools
- Use power tools/hand held operation
- Develop an individual career plan for the engineering industry
- Perform basic machining processes
- Apply basic fabrication techniques
- Apply electrotechnology principles in an engineering work environment
- Use computers for engineering related work activities
- Produce basic engineering sketches and drawings
- Perform basic computational principles in engineering work activities
- Use basic engineering concepts to plan the manufacture of engineering components
- Handle engineering materials
- Produce basic engineering components and products using fabrication and machining.
- Perform basic welding and thermal cutting processes to fabricate engineering structures.
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- Engineering apprentice.
- You must be at least 16 years old.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
Assessment is competency based and includes observation, written assignments, tests and practical application in simulated workplace conditions.
Opportunities For Further Study
- Certificate III in Engineering - Mechancial Trade (Apprenticeship)
- Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Apprenticeship)
||Apply principles of Occupational Health and Safety in work environment|
||Organise and communicate information|
||Interact with computing technology|
||Use hand tools|
||Use power tools/hand held operation|
||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
||Develop an individual career plan for the engineering industry|
||Perform basic engineering sketches and drawings|
||Handle engineering materials|
||Apply 5S procedures|
||Perform basic machining processes
||Apply basic fabrication techniques
||Produce basic engineering components and products using fabrication and machining|
||Perform basic welding and thermal cutting processes to fabricate engineering structures
|340 Core Hours|
||Perform basic welding and thermal cutting processes to fabricate engineering structures|