Course Title: Perform advanced machine/process operation

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C2157 Certificate II in Engineering

Course Title: Perform advanced machine/process operation

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This unit covers performing advanced operation and monitoring of a machine or process and recognising and rectifying deviations and faults in the product/output, raw material or feed stock, tooling and machine/process.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Path 1
MEM07001B Perform operational maintenance of machines/equipment
MEM07024B Operate and monitor machine/process
MEM09002B Interpret technical drawing
MEM12023A Perform engineering measurements
MEM16006A Organise and communicate information
MEM18001C Use hand tools

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM07025B Perform advanced machine/process operation


1. Determine job requirements

2. Observe safety precautions

3. Conduct pre-start checks

4. Operate machine/process

5. Monitor machine/process

6. Recognise and rectify deviations and faults in product/output

7. Recognise and rectify deviations and faults with raw material/feed stock

8. Recognise and rectify deviations and faults in process equipment

9. Recognise and rectify deviations and faults in machine/process

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.