Certificate III in Process Manufacturing
|Department:||Centre for Competitive Operations|
|Study Area(s):||Lean Enterprise (Competitive Manufacturing)|
|Course Length:||Part-time day (2 years)|
Part-time night (2 years)
Flexible (2 years)
|Direct Entry:||You can apply for this course directly through Kangan Institute.|
|Mid-year Entry:||This course accepts mid-year applications.|
This course will give you the skills to work at a reasonably responsible level in plastics manufacturing.
Please note: the fees listed below relate to only 2013 courses.
|Government Subsidised||Concession||Full fee|
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What costs and other fees should I expect?
For a fee schedule, call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or (03) 9279 2222. Alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org. There may be an extra cost for reference books and specialised materials.
What employment opportunities will I have?
Graduates from this course will be able to seek employment at an advanced operational level, with skills in demand in the general manufacturing industry.
What skills will I have when I complete this course?
This course will provide the skills to work in a process manufacturing environment.
What qualifications will I receive?
On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate III in Plastics. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.
What opportunities for further studies will I have?
As a certificate lll graduate you can continue your studies at Kangan Institute in polymer technology with a diploma and then an advanced diploma.
Can I apply?
You can apply for this course if you have passed the Certificate II in Plastics or have appropriate experience in the plastics industry.
How do I apply?
If you wish to apply for this course, you must obtain an application form from the Institute. Call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email email@example.com. This course has a mid-year intake.
How will I be selected for this course?
Applicants will be selected on the strength of their application plus the result of a standard pre-entry written test.
How long is the course?
The full course involves 770 hours. Graduates of the Certificate II in Plastics will do one year study, about 350 hours.
Where and how can I study?
This course is offered through workplace training arrangements.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will be assessed by a series of integrated practical tasks and knowledge tests. Often applicants working in the plastics industry can be assessed in their workplace on their existing skills and knowledge. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and the how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.
This course has a mid-year entry.
What will I study?
You will study 21 units of competency from the Plastics, Rubber and Cablemaking training package MSA07.