MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

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Course description

The Certificate III in Engineering - Technical (MEM30505) is for students who need key skills in technical drawing and computer-aided design (CAD) systems. It’s a nationally recognised qualification that can be studied online or in the classroom over 2 years. The course covers: freehand sketching, 3D modelling, performing computations, and applying mathematical techniques in a manufacturing engineering environment. Enquire now to discuss your study options.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

24 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
CAD Operator$1,800 weekly pay
Apprentice Engineer$960 weekly pay
Engineering Tradesperson$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Planning Engineer$2,850 weekly pay
Civil Engineer$2,500 weekly pay
Renewable Energy Engineer$2,150 weekly pay
Photovoltaic Engineer$2,150 weekly pay
Wind Turbine Engineer$2,150 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical. 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 MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical 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

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 MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical:

TAFE Queensland
Online / On Campus
Outsource Institute
Online / On Campus