Engineering & Transport

Mechanical Engineering

Study Areas
Course Types

Diploma of Engineering - Technical

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time
National CodeMEM50212
TAFE SA CodeTP00482
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileMechanical Production and Plant EngineersMechanical Production and Plant Engineers
FacultiesMining, Engineering and Transport
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Campus Locations for Course Delivery


Campus/Delivery SATAC
Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
Regency Park852372Apply Now On CampusFTDay & Evening
Regency Park852373Apply Now On CampusPTDay & Evening

Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access WorkReady funding or VET Fee Help will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • If there are more applicants than available places, TAFE SA will make offers based on date of application.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Possible job roles include: Engineering technician - design, Engineering technician - quality and assurance, and Supervisor/project manager/planner within engineer.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Diploma of Engineering - Technical (MEM50212)
    The course covers CAD, drafting, basic fluid power, basic mechanical design, production scheduling, cost estimating and non-destructive testing.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.