MEM50119 - Diploma of Engineering - Advanced Trade



This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required for employment as an Advanced Engineering Tradesperson - Level II within the metal, engineering, manufacturing and associated industries or at equivalent levels in other industries where Engineering Tradespersons work.

Packaging Rules

To be awarded the MEM50119 Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade, units of competency to the value of 156 points must be achieved, chosen as outlined below:

  • core units of competency listed below (totalling 49 points)

  • elective units of competency to a maximum value of 87 points from Group A

  • elective units of competency to a minimum value of 8 points from Group C

  • elective units of competency from Group B to bring the total value to 156 points


Core units


MEM09002 Interpret technical drawing

MEM11011 Undertake manual handling

MEM12023 Perform engineering measurements

MEM12024 Perform computations

MEM12025 Use graphical techniques and perform simple statistical computations

MEM12026 Perform advanced trade calculations in a manufacturing, engineering or related environment

MEM13015 Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering

MEM14006 Plan work activities

MEM16006 Organise and communicate information

MEM16008 Interact with computing technology

MEM16009 Research and analyse engineering information

MEM16011 Communicate with individuals and small groups

MEM16012 Interpret technical specifications and manuals

MEM16014 Report technical information

MEM17003 Assist in the provision of on-the-job training

MEM18001 Use hand tools

MEM18002 Use power tools/hand held operations

MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices


elective units


MEM03001 Perform manual production assembly

MEM03002 Perform precision assembly

MEM03003 Perform sheet and plate assembly

MEM03004 Perform electronic/electrical assembly (production)

MEM03005 Rework and repair (electrical/electronic production)

MEM03006 Set assembly stations

MEM04001 Operate melting furnaces

MEM04002 Perform gravity die casting

MEM04003 Operate pressure die casting machine

MEM04004 Prepare and mix sand for metal moulding

MEM04006 Operate sand moulding and core making machines

MEM04007 Pour molten metal

MEM04008 Fettle and trim metal castings/forgings

MEM04010 Develop and manufacture wood patterns

MEM04011 Produce polymer patterns

MEM04012 Assemble plated patterns

MEM04013 Develop and manufacture polystyrene patterns

MEM04014 Develop and manufacture production patterns

MEM04015 Develop and manufacture vacuum forming moulds and associated equipment

MEM04016 Develop and manufacture precision models

MEM04017 Develop and manufacture gear, conveyor screw and propeller patterns

MEM04018 Perform general woodworking machine operations

MEM04019 Perform refractory installation and repair

MEM04024 Produce moulds and cores by hand

MEM04025 Produce moulds and cores by hand (advanced)

MEM05001 Perform manual soldering/desoldering - electrical/electronic components

MEM05002 Perform high reliability soldering and desoldering

MEM05003 Perform soft soldering

MEM05004 Perform routine oxy fuel gas welding

MEM05005 Carry out mechanical cutting

MEM05006 Perform brazing and/or silver soldering

MEM05007 Perform manual heating and thermal cutting

MEM05008 Perform advanced manual thermal cutting, gouging and shaping

MEM05009 Perform automated thermal cutting

MEM05010 Apply fabrication, forming and shaping techniques

MEM05011 Assemble fabricated components

MEM05012 Perform routine manual metal arc welding

MEM05013 Perform manual production welding

MEM05014 Monitor quality of production welding/fabrications

MEM05015 Weld using manual metal arc welding process

MEM05016 Perform advanced welding using manual metal arc welding process

MEM05017 Weld using gas metal arc welding process

MEM05018 Perform advanced welding using gas metal arc welding process

MEM05019 Weld using gas tungsten arc welding process

MEM05020 Perform advanced welding using gas tungsten arc welding process

MEM05022 Perform advanced welding using oxy acetylene welding process

MEM05023 Weld using submerged arc welding process

MEM05036 Repair, replace and/or modify fabrications

MEM05037 Perform geometric development

(Please note: This is not a full list of all electives, a tailored subject pathway is generally recommended for MEM50119 - for more information please contact Qualified Today)