Course Title: Apply fibre-reinforced materials

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C3190 Certificate III in Engineering - Mechanical Trade

Course Title: Apply fibre-reinforced materials

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 20

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

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Course Description

This unit covers applying and forming/shaping fibre-reinforced materials. It covers the use of manual and mechanical methods using a variety of glass reinforcements and other fibres. Typical applications include marine vessel and aircraft construction.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Path 1
MEM13003B Work safely with industrial chemicals and materials
MEM18001C Use hand tools
MEM18002B Use power tools/hand held operations

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

MEM25001B Apply fibre-reinforced materials


1. Prepare for application/forming operations

2. Apply reinforced materials

3. Form and shape reinforcement materials

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.