Gain trade qualifications in marine mechanical technology
To study for this Certificate III you will need to be an existing contracted apprentice in the field of marine mechanical technology. The Certificate III will qualify you to service, repair and diagnose problems in marine engines and marine mechanical equipment. If you have previous industry experience you may be able to gain course credits and finish your studies sooner through Recognition of Prior Learning. Training is delivered in workshops, in the classroom and at your place of work.
The apprentice undertaking this role will be located in a boat workshop or in a combined workshop/retail sales outlet. A Marine Mechanic will work on inboard and outboard boat engines and equipment.
Duties involve the diagnosis of problems, repair and servicing engines and engine components, cooling and petrol fuel systems and clutch assemblies. It will also involve repair and service of inboard and outboard marine transmissions, propeller drive and jet drive propulsion systems and trailers, installation and repair of marine electrical, electronic and ignition systems and inboard marine hull equipment/instruments. Course details
Gold Coast - Coomera Marine
Workplace/TAFE: 4 years - TAFE training completed after 3 years
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Learning practical skills through hands-on teaching
As a self proclaimed 'hands on' learner, my teachers at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast recognised the importance of providing me with avenues that showcase my desire to be creative with my hands. The practical knowledge and skills I have learnt throughout the course as well as having the qualification from completing a nationally accredited course, will allow me to fulfil my desire to travel the country....making and fixings things!
A qualification with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast will bring you practical and essential skills in your choosen field. Our hands-on training leads to great job outcomes for our students.
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