Early career starts are available for VCE and VCAL students seeking a career in engineering. Students can integrate a VET certificate in Engineering within a VCE or VCAL syllabus.
Develop skills in machining, fabrication and the safe use of power tools. Use computer controlled lathes (CNC), lasers, and computer aided drafting (CAD) to create projects and your own equipment for use in the trade. A major project is completed at the end of the units 3+4 study.

About Engineering at NCAT

Engineering professionals and skill workers are in high demand nationwide in the trade.
Recent years have seen a shift in industry demand for fields such as engineering, manufacturing, automation, control technologies, mechatronics, electrotechnology, robotics, and energy management. The College consults with industry and government reference groups to ensure our Engineering curriculum remains consistent with emerging trends; a practical project based curriculum simulates real world scenarios for hands-on student learning. Purpose built facilities demonstrate sustainable practices, furnished with state-of-the-art equipment.

The Certificate II course continues as a Year 12 VCE VET subject, and may be taken as a VCE subject with scored assessment.