Advanced Diploma of Engineering
TAFE Western Australia (TAFEWA)

(Tuition fee is not stated)
1-2 years

Course Description

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge you need to work as an Engineering Technician, Detailed Drafter or Maintenance Technician. You will learn how to carry out mechanical engineering drafting and design; analytical work involving manufacturing and fabrication techniques; understand the application of engineering principles, system and processes; draw and design mechanical equipment; maintain mechanical systems; and work within workplace health and safety standards.


This course has 7 core units and 23 elective units. Please note that you must complete all of the core units listed below, however the elective units you study may differ between TAFE colleges. At orientation you will be provided with course information by your college which identifies the elective units you will be enrolled into.

The core units are as follows:

  • MEM16006A Organise and communicate information
  • MEM16008A Interact with computing technology
  • MEM22001A Perform engineering activities


  • An IELTS score (academic) of 5.5 with no band score less than 5.0 or equivalent is required.

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