Engineering - TAFE Queensland Gold Coast

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Follow your dreams for a career in engineering

An engineering trade qualification offers a hands-on and exciting career in a thriving industry. Career opportunities include contracting to companies, starting your own business, or becoming a fabrication/welding inspector or supervisor for medium to large companies.

With TAFE Queensland Gold Coast you can gain skills in:

  • Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S)
  • Hand and power tool usage
  • Measure with graduated devices such as verniers and micrometers
  • Mechanical cutting and thermal welding
  • Technical drawing
  • General fabrication including pressing and bending

View Engineering course list

What career opportunities are available:

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Engineering graduates are employed in the following roles:

  • Engineering apprentice
  • Engineering Production Systems Worker
  • Fabrication Engineering Tradesperson

Major industry employers

  • Googyear Engineered Products.
  • Laing O'Rourke
  • Sykes
  • Quarry Mining
  • G & S Engineering
  • Genalysis

Five reasons to study Engineering with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast

  • You will have the opportunity to develop your skills to secure work in Australia's booming mining industry
  • Your will gain an range of engineering skills including boiler making, welding, sheet metal and fabrication trades.
  • Get hands-on experience and training from some of Queensland's best engineering professionals
  • Use your qualifications to further your studies and become a structural or civil engineer
  • Many of the Engineering courses are offered as apprenticeships so you can study while you're earning money.

Did you know

  • Metal fabrication and welding is ideally suited to people who like to use their hands to build and construct metal structures from engineering specifications.
  • Metal fabrication and welding tradespersons are in great demand due to the amount of construction and general manufacturing taking place.