MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology)

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Course description

The Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology) (MEM40105) is for qualified tradespeople (foundry workers, moulders, boilermakers, welders) looking to upskill into metallurgy and associated materials technologies. This nationally recognised training course is delivered on-campus in a purpose-built foundry training facility. The course covers: supervising ferrous and non-ferrous melting and casting operations, creating 2D and 3D models using computer aided design (CAD), testing and examining foundry materials and moulding designs.

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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
Blacksmith$1,250 weekly pay
Boilermaker$1,250 weekly pay
Metal Worker$1,150 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology). 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 MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology) 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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This course provider offers the MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology):

TAFE Queensland
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