MEM30219D Certificate III in Engineering – Fitting

The MEM30219D Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade (Fitting) qualification defines the skills and knowledge required of an Engineering Tradesperson - Fitter.
Fitters assemble, maintain and repair machines, tools and equipment. They work closely with machinists, with a large amount of work carried out in a workshop or factory setting. The majority of learning for an apprentice fitter is hands-on and practical. The skills associated with this qualification are intended to apply to a wide range of mechanical trade work, including undertaking fitting, assembly, manufacture, installation, modification, testing, fault finding, maintenance and service of mechanical equipment, machinery and the use of machine tools.

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Study Mode
  • Workplace & Online
Total Units30 (12 Core units + 18 Elective units)
Duration of CourseUp to 48 months

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

  • Fitter Machinist
  • Fitter and Turner
  • Mechanical Fitter
  • Maintenance Fitter

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