MSM20216 Certificate II in Manufacturing Technology

  • National code: MSM20216
  • Manufacturing and Engineering

Receive the skills to have an exciting career in the ever growing Manufacturing and Engineering Technology industries. Advanced manufacturing and engineering technologies form the basis of future innovation in industry. Workforce skills in these areas are key to increasing efficiency, productivity and competitiveness of modern manufacturing. This program will develop intermediate technology and 3D printing, design and operational skills.

Duration: 6 - 12 months*

*Duration may vary significantly depending on learners circumstances and previous experience

5 Core Units + 5 Elective Units

Employability Skill Industry /enterprise requirements for this qualification include :
Communication+ Use communication technologies efficiently
+ Communicate production abnormalities, documentation and test results
+ Demonstrate effective and appropriate communication and interpersonal skills when dealing with people from a range of backgrounds
Teamwork+ Work cooperatively with people of different ages, gender, race or religion
+ Liaise with and provide support to other team members
+ Work as part of a team
+ Identify team performance required to meet customer needs
+ Provide leadership to others in the team
+ Encourage the sharing of information between team members
+ Plan and support team activities
Problem-solving+ Identify and report problems and make contributions to their solution
+ Investigate problem causes
+ Implement changes
+ Examine equipment for damage, missing components or other defects
+ Identify and promptly address problems or issues
+ Assess quality of work according to specifications
+ Determine effective work practices
+ Problem solve machine operational requirements
Initiative and enterprise+ Seek and provide feedback on procedures
+ Gather and analyse information
+ Record information on the quality and other indicators of production performance
+ Identify and implement simple process improvements
+ Coordinate work activities and manufacturing processes
+ Use analytical and decision making skills
Planning and organising+ Identify hazards and implement appropriate hazard control measures
+ Organise self and others to meet production schedules
+ Sequence work to maximise safety and productivity
+ Select and use appropriate tools and equipment
+ Apply time management skills to ensure work flow
Self-management+ Plan own work requirements from production requests
+ Perate within appropriate time constraints and work standards
+ Select and use appropriate equipment, materials, processes and procedures
+ Plan to ensure effective production
+ Apply workplace procedures
+ Identify resource requirements, document and monitor
+ Recognise limitations and seek timely advice
Learning+ Ask questions to gain information
+ Identify sources of information to expand knowledge and understanding
+ Participate in improvement procedures
+ Participate in development of continuous improvement strategies
Technology+ Operate and adjust processes
+ Start up and shut down equipment
+ Set up equipment
+ Monitor product/process quality
+ Function and operating principles of equipment, machine components
+ Maintain computer based workplace records

Career Pathways:

  • Manufacturing Production Operator

Further Training Pathways:

  • MSA30208 Certificate III in Manufacturing Technology
  • MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering and
  • MEM50105 Diploma of Engineering – Advanced Trade
  • Other Relevant Qualifications.

RPL may be available for candidates with previous industry experience.