Areas of Engineering

AusIMM has been approved to assess competencies in the following areas of engineering:   

  • Mining
  • Environmental
  • Geotechnical (Mining)
  • Metallurgical

CASA Instrument of Authority – if you hold a CASA Instrument of Authority you will be registered in the following area of engineering:

  • Aeronautical

Engineers Australia has been approved to assess competencies in the following areas of engineering:


General Areas of Engineering:

  • Aerospace
  • Biomedical
  • Building Services
  • Chemical
  • Civil
  • Electrical
  • Environmental
  • Information, Telecommunications and Electronics
  • Management
  • Marine
  • Mechanical
  • Naval Architecture
  • Petroleum
  • Structural

Specific Areas of Engineering:

  • Fire Safety
  • Heritage and Conservation
  • In-Service Inspection of Amusement Rides and Devices
  • Pressure Equipment Design Verification
  • Subdivisional Geotechnics

Geotechnical Engineers who do not operate in the Geotechnical (Mining) sector must apply to Engineers Australia for assessment of their qualifications and competencies.  Although, Engineers Australia does not have a general area of engineering called Geotechnical it will assess general Geotechnical Engineers in the area of civil engineering.

Further information on areas of engineering can be found at: http://www.engineersaustralia.org.au/nerb/regulatory-schemes/assessment-for-rpeq.cfm 
 
   

IChemE has been approved to assess competencies in the following area of engineering:

  • Chemical Engineering
Institution of Fire Engineers, Australia (IFE) has been approved to assess competencies in the following area of engineering:
  • Fire Engineering 

Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia Queensland Division (IPWEAQ) has been approved to assess competencies in the following area of engineering:

  • Civil Engineering - Public Works
 Professionals Australia has been approved to assess competencies in the following areas of engineering
  • Civil
  • Structural
  • Mechanical
  • Electrical
  • IT&T
  • Management

Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA) has been approved to assess competencies in the following area of engineering:

  • Naval Architecture