Metal Trades

Short Course Power Tools (Aluminium Fabrication)

Do you want to improve your chances of gaining employment in the aluminium fabrication industry?

TasTAFE is offering a commercial short course focused on developing skills in using a range of hand held power tools which are used in the aluminium and steel industries. The course involves both theory and practice. The unit of competence offered, MEM18002B – Use power tools/hand held operations, is nationally accredited and will provide credit if you gain an apprenticeship.

Location, Dates and Times

Bender Drive
Duration:  4 weeks, Wednesday evenings – 5.30pm to 8.30pm

  • Next course will be in 2019 – Dates to be advised
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to express your interest

Learning Options

This course is delivered on campus.

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.  For further details please refer to

Fees and Payments

2018:   $168

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Essential Requirements

Basic literacy and numeracy skills.


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