Manufacturing and Engineering Industry Reference Committee

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The Manufacturing and Engineering IRC is responsible for national training package qualifications relevant to people who conceive, design, make, assemble, install, repair, package and sell manufactured products.

These qualifications are in the

The IRC will consult widely during any future training package development process, providing an opportunity for any interested parties to make a contribution.

Technical Advisory Committees may also be established to inform future work, utilising a broad range of stakeholders with technical and specific industry knowledge.

The Manufacturing and Engineering IRC is supported by the Skills Service Organisation IBSA Manufacturing. For more information visit IBSA Manufacturing.

Further information about the role of IRCs and how they operate can be found in the IRC Operating Framework.  

The AISC has approved the following members for the Manufacturing and Engineering IRC:

Category Organisation Representative Member Type Jurisdiction
Employee Representative Australian Workers’ Union (AWU) Shane  Roulstone  Member NSW
Employee Representative Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union (AMWU) Paul  Baxter  Member QLD
Employee Representative Department of Defence Mark  Burgess  Member NSW
Employee Representative Australian Manufacturing Workers' Union (AMWU) Ian  Curry Chair SA
Industry Expertise B&R Enclosures Pty Ltd Doug Searle  Member NSW
Industry Expertise TAIN Adrian  Boden  Member VIC
Industry Expertise Communications, Electrical and Plumbing Union (CEPU) Mark  Keenan  Member VIC
Industry Growth Centre Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) Michael  Grogan  Member VIC
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Industry (AI) Group Daniel  Murray  Member NSW
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Industry (AI) Group David  Tiller  Member NSW
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Industry (AI) Group Doug  De Cean  Member SA
Peak/Advisory/Assoc. Australian Industry (AI) Group Kristian  Stratton  Member WA