This qualification provides you with the skills and knowledge to work in the engineering fabrication industry.
Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course
To find out more about doing this course at a WA TAFE college, select one of the TAFEs listed below to read their course descriptions. You'll also be able to see at which TAFE campus/es the course is delivered.
If you would like further information such as when the course is available and how to enrol, and details of course fees, or if you have questions about how the course is delivered, please follow the Find out more link to go to the TAFE's website where you will find full course details and contact information so that you can speak to the TAFE directly.
Start your career in the fabrication industry.
When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering -Fabrication Trade (Heavy/Welding YH) you’ll be looking at a trades career as a boilermaker, welder, or fabricator in industries such as mining or construction. You will gain the skills and knowledge to create and work with metal fabrications, using workshop machines, hand and power tools, metal, gas, flux core, tungsten, arc welding, thermal cutting, measuring, technical drawing, and workplace health and safety.
Are you looking for a career making and fixing all things mechanical?
Looking to gain the skills and knowledge required to work in the engineering fabrication industry? When you complete the Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade (Heavy YG) you'll be looking at a trades career as a boilermaker, welder, or fabricator in industries such as mining or construction.
Gain these skills:
- create and work with metal fabrications
- use workshop machines
- use hand and power tools, metal, gas, flux core, tungsten
- arc welding
- thermal cutting
- technical drawing
- workplace health and safety
Choose a private training provider that delivers this course
This course is also available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider’s website for further information.
This Qualification is facilitated via an apprenticeship contract.
Trade specialisation Units of Competency that we offer in this Trade Qualification suit welders and heavy fabricators.
We provide training and assessment in the apprentice’s workplace.
Some Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) may also apply in an apprenticeship. RPL may be provided for some of the qualification where appropriate, with training and assessment provided for the remainder.
In keeping with the WA government Lower fees, local skills initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2021 course fees are halved, capped at $1,200; or at $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for concession.
The information presented on the course lists within this website is provided to the Department of Training and Workforce Development by the WA TAFE colleges and private training providers, and is offered as a guide only. It is updated regularly, however some changes to details may occur in between updates. You should always contact the TAFE or private training provider directly to confirm details and/or ask questions.