Certificate III in Engineering - Technical (MEM30522)

What is a MEM30522 Cert 3 in Engineering - Technical?

Whether you’re thinking about entering the engineering industry or you want to get a recognised qualification in this dynamic field, the Certificate III in Engineering Technical (MEM30522) could be an excellent option for you. This course will prepare you to work as a draftsperson or engineering technician. It will also open up opportunities for you to continue studying in this field to further develop your skills.

When you study this course, you’ll learn how to use computer technology to draw and design 3D models. Throughout the course, you’ll get plenty of Of opportunities to practically apply the knowledge you are learning so you can gain confidence in your engineering skills. This course also covers the interpersonal skills you need to be a valuable team member in your workplace. Most importantly, gaining a qualification will give you the experience you need to succeed in an exciting and ever-evolving industry.

Course Code


Course Title

Certificate III in Engineering - Technical

Course Duration

2 Years

Study Mode

Flexible - Online, onsite, on campus

Why get a Cert 3 in Engineering Technical Qualification?

Getting a Certificate III in Engineering Technical will give you the skills you need to start a career in the drafting industry. This course gives you the opportunity to see whether you like working in engineering before pursuing further study. By getting a technical qualification, you’ll open the door to opportunities to pursue a career in engineering, building, or civil construction.

A few potential career opportunities include:

Qualified draftspersons are in demand as the engineering industry is growing across Australia. With a Certificate III in Engineering Technical, you can join this innovative industry and explore endless career possibilities.

What will I learn in an Engineering Technology Certification course?

When you study a Certificate III in Engineering Technical, you’ll take three core units of competency plus seven elective units. The core units include:

Core Units Of Competency

  • MSAENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • MEM16006 Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008 Interact with computing technology

These units will teach you how to use CAD programs, work with ever-changing technology, and how to create 3D models and drawings. You’ll also learn how to operate a 3D printer and carry out non-destructive testing. This involves plenty of experience using the equipment you’ll use in your role so you can start your new career with confidence and competence.

In addition to these vital industry skills, you’ll also learn the interpersonal skills you need to be successful. These important skills include communication, teamwork, problem-solving, and initiative. Mastering these skills will give you the ability to make a meaningful contribution to your workplace and will help you stand out as a highly respected team member.

Please note the packaging rules: The minimum requirements for achievement of the Certificate III in Engineering – Technical are: Completion of the three core units of competency listed, and Completion of seven elective units of competency to bring the total of units selected to ten. Up to two appropriate electives may be chosen from other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses where those units are available in a Certificate III.

Why should I choose to study at Outsource Institute?

At Outsource Institute, we offer a wide range of courses to help you get qualified for a career you’ll love. Our training is practical and hands-on so you can practise doing all the tasks you’ll do in your role. This means you’ll get plenty of real-world experience in a supportive environment. Our instructors have decades of experience in their respective industries, so you’ll be able to benefit from their knowledge and expertise. Most importantly, they’re here to answer your questions and make sure you understand how to apply what you’re learning.

We offer the option to study our engineering courses online, onsite, or offsite so you can decide which style works for you. We cater to all types of students so whichever option you choose, you can be confident that you’ll be learning in a way that suits you. Chat with us about your career goals and we can help you decide what type of study will work for your situation.

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Paying for my Certificate III Engineering Technical Course

If you’re thinking about getting a Certificate III in Engineering Technical (MEM30522) but you aren’t sure how you’ll pay for your course, we can help. We’re here to support you every step of the way so you can figure out the best payment plan option for you. In fact, you might be eligible to receive some government funding to help you pay for your study. Get in touch with us and we’ll help you work through your funding options so you can get on the path to success.

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