Certificate III in Process Manufacturing

Completion of Certificate III in Process Manufacturing can give students the opportunity to undertake apprenticeship and traineeship options in the oil and gas and resources sector or go on to complete higher-level studies. 

Half price
Industry: Engineering and Mining
National course code: MSM30116 | WA State ID: BAN8

Choose a WA TAFE college that delivers this course

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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.

Upon completion of the Certificate III in Process Manufacturing, students could receive the opportunity to undertake apprenticeship and traineeship opportunities in the oil and gas and resources sector or go on to complete higher level studies. Students completing an advanced diploma are granted one year advanced standing on the pathway to a Curtin University degree. 

Gain these skills

  • Foster an understanding of career opportunities in the oil and gas, mining or chemical processing industries
  • Develop technical and practical skills
  • Learn foundation engineering design principals, technology and practices
  • Pave a pathway to employment or higher level qualifications

Please note: this course is offered in Semester 2 only. Applications for scholarships open 11 April.

This course is also delivered as part of the Chevron Women in Engineering program. As part of this sponsorship, 14 fully funded scholarships are available for women in Semester 2 to target and promote more female participation in engineering and the oil/ gas and resource industries. For more information on this program, and for application details, please click the button below. 

Women in Engineering

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.

Become qualified, find employment, be empowered. 

Classroom based course delivered in our modern Campuses, with experienced trainers. 

Upskill and get job ready with this qualification in process manufacturing. 

This nationally accredited Certificate III in Process Manufacturing will help you gain an in-depth understanding of the manufacturing processes. This qualification will extend your knowledge and skills in areas such as quality standards application, workplace safety, warehousing and team leadership. 

After successfully completing this nationally accredited qualification, you will be competent to work as a:   

  • Plant Operator  
  • Process Operator  
  • Warehouse Worker  
  • Storage Facility Worker 

With reasonable entry requirements and access to affordable payment options, it means you can learn and practice now. 

Contact us today to find out more: 1300 757 296. 

On site delivery also available for traineeships 

Delivery locations


Get those skills. Find that job!

Enrol in our classroom course with experienced trainers and lots of practical delivery. Our training has a classroom with a simulated warehouse onsite for the practical training at our Rockingham location – designed for those wishing to complete training to get a job in the WA market.

Certificate III in Process Manufacturing is a qualification for those students interested in production work utilising a range of different skills related to the production of goods. You will gain skills and knowledge across various industries and be competent to work in roles such as a plant operator, process operator, manufacturing worker, warehouse worker or production assistant.

Contact us today to discuss how this qualification may help you, and what payment plan options are available to you – 1300 046 744

Delivery location


Our Certificate III in Process Manufacturing is a hands-on program aimed at advanced production workers. This program has been designed to enable participants to identify challenges within their current role and work with their team on improvements that will that contribute to greater business efficiencies and increased job satisfaction.  Participants will be introduced to Lean principles such as 5S, structured problem solving tools, waste reduction and environmental sustainability.  This program is delivered as a Traineeship.

Delivery location

On site

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.