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MEM30405 Certificate III in Engineering – Electrical/Electronic Trade

Who is this Qualification for?
MEM30405 Certificate III in Engineering – Electrical/Electronic Trade covers the skills and knowledge required for employment as an Engineering Tradesperson – Electrical/Electronic within metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or other industries where Engineering Tradespersons – Electrical/Electronic work. The qualification has been specifically developed to meet the needs of apprentices in the above trade. The qualification packaging has been developed on an assumption that competency will be developed through an integrated combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies such as those delivered through a formal apprenticeship. The qualification may also be achieved through formal skills recognition assessment processes.

Electrical/Electronic Trade employment includes the design, assembly, manufacture, installation, modification, testing, faultfinding, commissioning, maintenance and service of all electrical and electronic systems, e.g. electrical wiring, motors, generators, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s), electronic control instruments, communication and information processing associated with the above.

This is a Nationally Recognized qualification.

Prerequisite Requirements
As per individual units of competency chosen within this qualification.

Program Overview
This is a competency-based program.

The minimum requirements for achievement of the MEM30405 Certificate III in Engineering – Electrical/Electronic Trade are;

  • completion of all core units of competency
  • completion of Electrical/Electronic Trade stream units to the value of at least 40 points and
  • completion of elective units to bring the total value of Electrical/Electronic Trade stream and elective units to at least 76 points.

Relevance to engineering workplace requirements can be tailored via selections of Electrical/Electronic Trade and elective units.

Units of competency can be chosen that are required to meet the National Uniform Electrical Licensing “66 essential capabilities” for an “A” Grade Electrical license.

Program Delivery Modes


MEM30405 Certificate III in Engineering – Electrical/Electronic Trade

Participants who successfully complete this qualification have the option of a future pathway into the following:

  • Certificate IV in Engineering
  • Diploma in Engineering
  • Advanced Diploma on Engineering
  • And other Engineering qualifications

Participants may continue studies through enrolment in a university degree, applying for articulation on a case-by-case basis.

How to apply?
Please complete our online enquiry form or phone us on 03 9769 5155 to discuss your training requirements.