From 29 March 2021, all new applicants in engineering trades who successfully complete a skills assessment under Pathway 1 will earn the most recent certificate III qualifications:

MEM30219 Certificate III in Engineering – Mechanical Trade

  • Metal Machinist (First Class)
  • Fitter (General)
  • Fitter and Turner
  • Fitter-Welder

MEM30319 Certificate III in Engineering – Fabrication Trade

  • Metal Fabricator
  • Sheetmetal Trades Worker
  • Welder (First Class)

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Trade Occupations

Skills Assessment for trade occupations

A Trade Skills Assessment is an important part of the trade recognition process when migrating to Australia. It will determine if you have the skills and knowledge required to work in your occupation in Australia.
At VETASSESS, we assess 28 trade occupations. These include occupations such as an electrician, welder, plumber, carpenter, cook, motor mechanic and more.

Follow the step-by-step process for applying above.
For reassessments, reviews, reissues, and feedback, please click here.

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