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Mechanical Trade Fitting, Machining and Locksmithing Workshop

Mechanical Trade Fitting and Machining Workshop

As an engineering student at Melbourne Polytechnic, you’ll train on top quality, industry-standard equipment in our Mechanical Trade Fitting and Machining Workshop. Learn the latest techniques in turning, machining, grinding, and drilling metal from our experienced, dedicated teachers in a real-life work setting.

Our range of specialist equipment includes manual and computer-operated lathes, machines for horizontal and vertical milling, precision grinding and drilling. You’ll also use equipment for training in fluid power and pneumatic (oil-and-air-driven) systems. Melbourne Polytechnic students in applicable study areas will also have access to a comprehensive tool store, heat treatment and material testing rooms and computer and metrology labs.

Locksmithing workshop

Melbourne Polytechnic’s locksmithing workshop prepares you for day-to-day life as a locksmith with real-world training under the guidance of teachers who are experienced, practicing locksmiths. Hone your skills in fully equipped facilities where you’ll use industry-standard electronic key cutting machines, non-destructive auto-dialers to unlock safes and auto transporters to supply, copy and repair microchipped car keys.

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Engineering and Locksmithing courses

Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade MEM30219
Engineering - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Engineering - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Our Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade MEM30219 is a specialised trade undertaken as part of an apprenticeship in the engineering industry.
Diploma of Engineering Technology - Mechatronic Engineering 22478VIC
Engineering - Full Time, Part Time - Epping, Preston
VTAC Engineering - Full Time, Part Time - Preston, Epping
The 22478VIC Diploma of Engineering Technology (Mechatronic Engineering) is a blueprint for your engineering, drafting and design future. This course offers the perfect introduction into the world of Advanced Manufacturing. Advanced Manufacturing / 3D Printing / Mechatronic / Robotics / Automation / PLCs and microcontrollers.
Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade - Boilermaking/Welding MEM31922
Architecture, Building Design and Construction, Engineering - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Architecture, Building Design and Construction, Engineering - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
The Boilermaking/Welding stream of our Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade MEM31922 is an apprenticeship course that will see you master all heavy fabrication techniques.
Certificate III in Engineering - Fabrication Trade - Sheetmetal Working MEM31922
Architecture, Building Design and Construction, Engineering - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
Architecture, Building Design and Construction, Engineering - Apprentice, Part Time - Heidelberg
The Light Fabrication stream of Melbourne Polytechnic's Certificate III in Engineering is an apprenticeship course that will see you master sheet metal working techniques that you can apply straight to the job.