MEM30205B Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade - Diesel Fitting

The MEM30205B Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade course with a focus on Diesel Fitting is designed to offer students the opportunity to further their skills and experience repairing and maintaining a range of equipment driven by diesel engines including heavy earthmoving equipment.

This course is for individuals who work or would like to work as a Diesel Fitter whose duties include use of hand and power tools, planning work activities, interpret drawings, basic welding using a range of processes, use precision tools, diagnosis faults in components and bearings, tune diesel engine, and work on braking, steering and engine cooling system.

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Study ModeWorkplace & Online Training
Total Units29 (12 Core + 17 Elective)
Duration of CourseUp to 48 months
RecognitionNationally recognised training
Start DateEnrol anytime

Entry requirements


Minimum age

You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.


Computer requirements

In order to complete the online components of this course you will need regular access to the following:

  • Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points;
  • Internet: High speed internet such as Broadband or ADSL

Career outcomes

  • Diesel Fitter
  • Heavy Earthmoving Fitter (HEF)
  • Diesel Mechanic

Course units

Pathways to further study

If your goal is to progress to higher level skills or management, this certificate course will provide a solid foundation upon which to progress into the following;

  • Certificate IV in Engineering