MEM30205 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

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Course description

The Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade (MEM30205) is for trade apprentices (fitters and turners, toolmakers, metal machinists) or anyone needing an entry point into mechanical engineering. It’s a nationally recognised qualification that will teach you how to work in a manufacturing or engineering environment — performing complex measurements and working to quality standards.

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

24 months

Online or Distance


Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the MEM30205 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the MEM30205 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

Australian Qualifications Framework
Nationally Recognised Training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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These course providers offer the MEM30205 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade:

North Regional TAFE
Distance / On Campus
Outsource Institute
Online / On Campus