Diploma of


– Advanced Trade


  • This course is Vet Student Loan Approved
  • Brisbane’s Best Training Facility
  • Duration: 18 Months (3 Semesters)
  • Delivery mode: On campus face to face
  • Day delivery: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 8:30am-3pm
  • Night delivery: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 5pm-9pm
  • Fees: $15,000 payable over 3 semesters


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    18 Months


    On Campus
    face to face

  • Day Delivery

    Mon, Tue & Wed

  • Night Delivery

    Mon, Tue & Wed

  • FEES

    $15,000 over
    3 semesters


    VET Student
    Loan Approved

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The MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade program has been specifically developed to the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries and covers subjects such as the interpretation of technical drawings, specifications and engineering information and the skills required to perform a range of welding techniques and diesel maintenance. Suited to those with existing engineering skills as well as those looking to study at an advanced level, it has a dual trade outcome of fabricator and diesel fitter.


The MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade qualification requires the successful completion of all core units and electives to the value of 117 points.

Core Units

  • MEM12023A: Perform engineering measurements
  • MEM12024A: Perform Computations
  • MEM12025A: Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations
  • MEM13014A: Apply principles of OH&S in the work environment.
  • MEM14004A: Plan to undertake a Routine task
  • MEM14005A: Plan a complete activity
  • MEM15002A: Apply quality systems
  • MEM15024A: Apply quality procedures
  • MEM16006A: Organise and Communicate information
  • MEM16007A: Work with others in a manufacturing engineering or related environment
  • MEM16008A: Interact with computing technology
  • MEM16012A: Interpret technical specifications and manuals
  • MEM16009A: Research and analyse engineering information
  • MEM16011A: Communicate with individuals and small groups
  • MEM16014A: Report technical information
  • MEM17003A: Assist in the provision of on the job training
  • MEM30012A: Apply mathematical techniques in a manufacturing, engineering related environment
  • MSAENV272B: Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Elective Units

  • MEM18001C: Use hand tools
  • MEM18002B: Use power tools/hand held operations
  • MEM05052A: Apply safe welding practices
  • MEM05051A: Select welding processes
  • MEM05005B: Carry out mechanical cutting
  • MEM05050B: Perform routine gas metal arc welding
  • MEM09002B: Interpret technical drawing
  • MEM05012C: Perform routine manual metal arc welding
  • MEM05017D: Weld using gas metal arc welding process
  • MEM05015D: Weld using manual metal arc welding process
  • MEM18003C: Use tools for precision work
  • MEM18005B: Perform fault diagnosis, installation and removal of bearings
  • MEM18006C: Repair and fit engineering components
  • MEM18012B: Perform installation and removal of mechanical seals
  • MEM18020B: Maintain Hydraulic system component
  • MEM18024B: Maintain engine cooling systems
  • MEM18026C: Test compression ignition fuel systems
  • MEM18029B: Tune diesel engine
  • MEM18030B: Diagnose and rectify low voltage electrical systems
  • MEM18032B: Maintain induction/exhaust systems
  • MEM18035B: Diagnose and rectify braking systems
  • MEM18040B: Maintain suspension systems
  • MEM18041B: Maintain steering systems
  • MEM18043C: Diagnose and rectify automatic transmissions
  • MEM18044C: Diagnose and rectify drive line and final drive
  • MEM18055B: Dismantle, replace and assemble engineering components
  • MEM18010C: Perform equipment condition monitoring and recording
  • MEM12003B: Perform precision mechanical measurement
  • MEM12004B: Perform precision electrical/electronic measurement
  • MEM18011C: Shutdown and isolate machines and equipment
  • MEM16010A: Write reports
  • MEM18021B: Maintain hydraulic systems


Minimum age: 18 Years

Completion of Year 12 Certificate

Successful completion of Language, Literacy, Numeracy assessment at ACSF Exit Level


3 semesters over 18 months

Delivery Model

Face-to-Face in Brendale


$15,000 payable over 3 semesters. This course is Vet Student Loan Approved