Creative Engineering Skills - Semester Pathway Program
|Course length||Part time: 6 months|
|Study mode||Part time|
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This course is a Semester Pathway program and can only be completed if you are in secondary school.
This course teaches you to safely operate welding equipment, manual and power tools, a blacksmithing forge, jigs and bending tools. You will learn the basic drawing techniques suitable for metal projects and complete basic welding tasks using MIC/Arc equipment.
You will also learn how to assemble and fabricate wrought iron and complete a wrought iron project that is appropriate to your skills levels. This could include a candelabra, an easel, a decorative wall panel, a gate or a bar stool.
This is a great course if you are an art student who wishes to study sculpture. It is also an opportunity for girls who may not have considered working with metal to investigate the possibilities.
You will need to wear solid boots or shoes, and will require clear safety glasses.
AssessmentAssessment may be a combination of written and online assignments, tests, examinations and practical application projects.
Code Name MEM05004C Perform routine oxy-acetylene welding MEM05007C Perform manual heating and thermal cutting MEM05012C Perform routine manual metal arc welding MEM16006A Organise and communicate information MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations MEM18001C Use hand tools
When undertaking the course, you must be enrolled at a Victorian secondary school.
Qualification & Recognition
On completion of this course you will receive a certificate of attainment.
- Designer of custom metal furniture/architectural fittings
- Wrought iron worker
This course is delivered on Wednesdays, 8.30am - 3.30pm.
How to Apply
Contact your secondary school.
If you have further questions about your application please contact the department:
VETiS Coordination Centre
03 9209 5109
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf the of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
Contact your school to discuss fees for VETiS courses.