Certificate II in


Pre-Apprenticeship Pathway

12 Months

Delivery Mode:
Face-to-Face Workplace


Certificate II in

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required of workers employed in the Engineering / Manufacturing Industry. 

Employment outcomes

  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Trades Assistant
  • Pathway into an engineering apprenticeship

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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

MEM05004C Perform routine oxy acetylene welding

MEM05005B Carry out mechanical cutting

MEM05006C Perform brazing and/or silver soldering

MEM05007C Perform manual heating and thermal cutting

MEM05012C Perform routine manual metal arc welding

MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding

MEM07032B Use workplace machines for basic operations

MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing

MEM11011B Undertake manual handling

MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements

MEM16006A Organise and communicate information

MEM18001C Use hand tools

MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

Potential career pathways: 

  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Trades Assistant
  • Pathway into an engineering apprenticeship

Tuition Fees:

This course is funded through the Queensland Government’s User Choice program. A student co-contribution fee may be required.

Delivery Location:

The course will be delivered in the workplace by ASG trainers.

ASG Entry requirements:

Minimum age of 14 years

We require that you undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment to help us identify in advance any learning support assistance.


Determined by workplace requirements.


Assessment will take place at the end of each unit using the following assessment Methods:

  • Knowledge Test
  • Practical demonstration
  • Third Party Report


On successful course completion Australian Skills Group will award the MEM20105 Certificate II in Engineering, or a Statement of Attainment for units achieved in partial completion.