Certificate II in Engineering

This certificate provides a pathway for senior school students into an apprenticeship in the fitting and machining trade of the metal fabrication and welding industry.

You will receive ‘on the job’ practical and classroom training in a small team setting. Training days are negotiated with your school.

Certificate II in Engineering will give you a range of employable trade skills. You may then choose to further your training with an apprenticeship in Certificate III in Engineering Fabrication or Welding.

This trade training can lead to employment in the Construction, Oil and Gas, Light Fabrication, or Mining Industries.

Course Delivery

The course is delivered over one year, part time as students complete their NTCET..
Contact hours are from 8.30am to 5pm on suitable days as negotiated with your school.

Training is offered at MCC FACT located on the corner of Amy Johnson Ave and McMillans Rd.

All safety/protection gear must be purchased.

Units of Competency

This course has 16 units of study; 5 core and 11 elective units.

Core Units
MEM13014A – Apply principles of occupational health and safety in the work environment
MEM14004A – Plan to undertake a routine task
MEM15002A – Apply quality systems
MEM15024A – Apply quality procedures
MEM16007A – Work with others in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment

Elective Units
MEM05005B – Carry out mechanical cutting
MEM05007C – Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
MEM05012C – Perform routine manual metal arc welding
MEM09002B – Interpret technical drawing
MEM11001C – Erect/dismantle scaffolding and equipment
MEM11011B – Undertake manual handling
MEM12023A – Perform engineering measurements
MEM12024A – Perform computations
MEM16006A – Organise and communicate Information
MEM18001C – Use hand tools
MEM18002B – Use power tools/hand held operations