AUR30716 – CERTIFICATE III IN OUTDOOR POWER EQUIPMENT

DESCRIPTION

Outdoor power equipment comprises lawn mowers, chain saws, brush cutters, generators, post hole diggers, pumps and other similar engines/motors. The product market extends across domestic, farm and construction activities.

Outdoor Power Equipment Mechanics diagnose, repair and service outdoor power engines, engine components, cooling and petrol fuel systems, clutch assemblies and drive management systems for lawn mowers, chain saws, brush cutters, generators, post hole diggers and pumps.

VENUE

Employer’s workshop and/or the MTA Institute campus, Freeway Office Park, Building 8, 2728 Logan Road, Eight Mile Plains.

LENGTH

The nominal duration to complete this competency based apprenticeship is 4 years full time. This duration is proportionately increased for part-time and school-based arrangements. The MTA Institute’s flexible training model takes into account the learner’s skills and knowledge acquired through previous training and experience. This may lead to a reduction in the time required to complete this apprenticeship.

DELIVERY

There are a range of methods used for our training and assessment which include written and oral questions / answers, and demonstration and observation of practical tasks

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

All apprenticeship entry requirements are available at the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training.

SERVICES

At the MTA Institute you will receive:

  • Flexible, quality training and assessment
  • Face-to-face workplace delivered training – we come to you
  • Qualified trainers with current industry experience, servicing the majority of Queensland towns and regional areas
  • Training tailored to suit you and your employer’s needs
  • An Australian Qualifications Framework certificate upon competent completion of all assessment requirements

FEE INFORMATION

In most cases the Queensland Government meets the cost of training. This means that neither the employer nor the apprentice pay for the training component of the Apprenticeship. However, learners may be required to pay a minimal Government contribution fee determined on an individual basis prior to enrolment.

An employer of an apprentice may be eligible for Commonwealth incentives. For further information contact Australian Apprenticeship Pathways on 1800 338 022 or go to their website www.aapathways.com.au.

CONSUMER RIGHTS

Please access all information in relation to consumer advice, rights and responsibilities at this Queensland Government website.

ENROL

Contact us at training@mtai.edu.au or alternatively please contact one of the Australian Apprentice Support Network (AASN) providers on the  Australian Apprenticeships Government website.

Commencement usually occurs within 28 days of enrolment.