You usually need a bachelor degree in a relevant engineering discipline to work as an Engineering Technologist. In some states, training may also be available through VET (Vocational Education and Training).
Registration may be compulsory in some states and territories. In addition, Engineers Australia has a non-compulsory National Engineering Register.
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Aeroskills Industry and Metal and Engineering VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
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