MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology)

Take your career in the foundry industry to the next level with this post-trade, advanced qualification and develop the specialised skills and knowledge required to work as a metallurgical or materials technician. With demand for qualified foundry workers projected to rise over the next five years, now is the time to upgrade your skills and stand out in the workforce.

You will further develop your skills in metallurgy and associated methods. You will also learn how to supervise individual ferrous and non-ferrous melting and undertake prescribed tests on foundry-related materials. Our passionate, industry experienced teachers, combined with a $7.5 million foundry training facility, will give you everything you need to succeed.

Upon successful completion of this course you can work as a metallurgical or materials technician.

Study mode

On Campus

Course duration

12 months


247 Bradman Street, Acacia Ridge Queensland 4110


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 TAFE Queensland to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Foundry Technology) is a nationally recognised course delivered by TAFE Queensland, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Payment options

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About this provider

TAFE Queensland is Queensland's largest, most experienced training provider. TAFE Queensland deliver practical, industry-relevant training across a range of industries from entry-level certificates to bachelor degrees, at more than 50 locations in Queensland.

Operating since 1998
Legal name TAFE Queensland
RTO code 0275