Basic Fabrication Skills

About the Course

This course provides the skills and knowledge to assemble prefabricated/formed components using a range of joining techniques.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Statement of Attainment
Course Code 166-53552V01
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

Broken Hill

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18BHL-014

Condobolin

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18CON-014

Coonamble

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18CMB-014

Broken Hill

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours the night vairies depending on location

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $160 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

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Condobolin

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours the night vairies depending on location

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $160 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Coonamble

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours the night vairies depending on location

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $160 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE


Dubbo

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18DUB-014

Forbes

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18FRB-014

Orange

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18ORA-011

Dubbo

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours the night vairies depending on location

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $160 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Forbes

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks every Wednesday

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $200 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE

Orange

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours the night vairies depending on location

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $160 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE


Parkes

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18PRK-014

TAFE Western Connect

  Starts in February

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: 166-53552V01-18WCN-014

Parkes

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

Class attendance is Part time

18:00 to 22:00, Tuesday evenings for 16 weeks

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 13 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $200 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

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TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

This Offering is for people looking to gain experience in the Metal Fabrication and Welding Industry.
The delivery is using our mobile unit in Wilcannia, Menindee and Ivanhoe.

This should not include reference to any item that is covered in “additional costs”

Resources required:
* Pen/s and notebook
* PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

It is your responsibility to supply your Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Due to safety and hygiene regulations, students are to supply their own protective equipment. A standard list of items should include: shade 11 welding helmet, no 6 full welding goggles, full leather gauntlet gloves, clear safety glasses and approved hearing protection. You must wear cotton drill long sleeve shirt, long trousers and leather boots - NOT SHOES. No synthetic materials should be worn.

This equipment is required by all students undertaking courses within the Metal Fabrication and Welding section.
As WH&S plays such an important role within industry today, it will be mandatory for all students undertaking a course to provide and wear Personal Protective Equipment as directed by their instructor. Failure to provide and wear this equipment may exclude student from attending their chosen course.

Personal Protective Equipment
• Cotton Work Clothing (overalls, cotton drill trousers, cotton drill shirt etc)
• Leather Work Boots (not shoes)
• Full Face Welding Helmet (shade 10/11)
• Approved Australian Standards Oxy-Acetylene Goggles (shade 5)
• Full Length Leather Gloves (gauntlet type)
• Clear Safety Glasses
• Hearing Protection
• Welding Jacket

Before you enrol, you will need a USI number. Please visit www.usi.gov.au and create a USI number. You will need at least one form of identification.

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

Units of Competency

Code Unit Name
MEM03003B Perform sheet and plate assembly
MEM05013C Perform manual production welding
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Mobile units

Class attendance is Part time

1 Night per week 4 hours the night vairies depending on location

Course length: 4 hours per week for 16 Weeks

Start Date: 12 February 2018
End Date: 6 July 2018

What will I pay?

There is a $160 material fee for this course.

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Additional Costs

There is an additional cost for Materials of $200.00.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393 or email courseinfo.western@tafensw.edu.au

ENROL NOW ENQUIRE