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Engineering is an exciting and promising industry to be a part of in Australia. In high-demand and inclusive of an attractive salary; engineering jobs are very rewarding and contribute great value to society.

If you’re interested in a new role or you’re ready to challenge yourself by taking the next step in your engineering career, a formal qualification could guide you on the road to success. You may benefit from a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment, which looks at your previous skills to see if they meet the requirements of the qualification you’re seeking. RPL can reduce the time needed to study and accelerate your career progression.

Which qualification will boost your engineering career?

Let’s explore some of the qualifications offered by Skills Certified Australia’s partner RTOs, and explore how they can help you advance to a higher role in your field.

Advance your career with a Certificate

There are many areas of expertise that can be pursued in the Engineering industry. Completing a Certificate III or IV will help you to move up the ranks and qualify the skills you need to progress in the workforce.

Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade - MEM30319
Offered by Intech Institute of Technology (RTO: 30100)

This qualification will open up a number of employment opportunities. If you’re seeking employment as an engineering tradesperson in manufacturing, engineering or in an associated field; this Certificate will equip you with the skills needed to confidently take on a new role. This qualification is best suited to apprentices who currently work as boilermakers or welders, and who demonstrate a range of technical and practical skills.

Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade - MEM30219
Offered by Intech Institute of Technology (RTO: 30100)

By completing this qualification, you’ll be equipped with a strong foundation of core skills required in the metals and engineering industry. These include, but are not limited to, mechanical trade work, maintenance and service of mechanical equipment and machinery, and the use of machine tools. If you’ve developed skills and experience in a combination of practical and theoretical areas; this qualification could help to grow your career.

Certificate IV in Engineering - MEM40119
Offered by Intech Institute of Technology (RTO: 30100)

This qualification is necessary to be employed as a Level III, Special Class Engineering Tradesperson. It’s designed to establish skills in fitting and machining, metal fabrication and welding. This qualification could be a good fit for you if you currently work in the industry, have extensive industry experience, are an apprentice or have completed one of the Certificates above. It can create career opportunities as a Mechanical Engineering Draftsperson, a Pressure Welder or a Fabrication or Mechanical Maintenance Technician.

Advance your career with a Diploma

If you’ve developed significant industry experience and have one or more qualifications in your portfolio, a Diploma is the next step to take in your engineering career.

Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade - MEM50119
Offered by Intech Institute of Technology (RTO: 30100)

If you’re an Engineering Trade Apprentice intending to achieve a higher level of learning during your apprenticeship, this qualification will help you to meet the requirements for career advancement. This Diploma will enhance your career prospects within the metal manufacturing, engineering and associated industries.

Diploma of Engineering - Technical - MEM50212
Offered by Intech Institute of Technology (RTO: 30100)

This qualification will equip you with the knowledge required to advance in your career as an Engineering Technician. The skills provided through this qualification include practical skills associated with mechanical equipment, principles and electrical machinery. As you progress in the industry and further develop your skills, a number of career opportunities will become available to you. These include Engineering Technician at level C5, Maintenance Planner, Engineering Supervisor, and Design and Development Engineer.

You’ll also be pleased to know that we partner with Intech Institute of Technology - 30100 to offer an Advanced Diploma of Engineering - MEM60112. You don’t need a university degree to make waves in your career! Find out more.

Engineering jobs are highly valued and well paid in Australia. To gain more experience, create more job opportunities and reach your next career goal; qualify your skills and experience today.

If you’re ready to take your engineering career to the next level, have your skills nationally recognised through a formal qualification. Should you consider an RPL assessment? Let’s find out! Take our free skills check today or get in touch with our team at Skills Certified Australia on 13 17 75 or contact us online.

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