Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation

Course Code AUR20716
Campus Shepparton - Fryers Street, Wangaratta - Docker Street
Duration 355 hours

The AUR20716 Certificate II In Automotive Vocational Preparation is the recognised qualification to become a qualified Automotive Service and Repair Assistant. This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a limited range of tasks related to familiarisation and inspection of mechanical and electrical components and systems of cars, heavy vehicles, outdoor power equipment, bicycles, marine craft and motorcycles. The AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation prepares prospective employees to undertake work in the broader automotive industry. It provides individuals with an introduction to the automotive industry as well as some of the basic skills needed. It is an appropriate level for an individual undertaking work experience or in a probationary period in employment. The qualification is particularly applicable to school-based studies as an entry-level pathway to employment and is suitable as an Australian traineeship or apprenticeship pathway. Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR10116 Certificate I in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications. This course is delivered on campus and as an Apprenticeship.

AUR20716 - Core Units
AURAFA003 - Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURAEA002 - Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA002 - Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR003 - Identify automotive electrical systems and components
AURLTA001 - Identify automotive mechanical systems and components
AURAFA004 - Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace
AURTTK002 - Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

AUR20716 - Elective Units
AUMAFA001 - Apply for jobs and undertake job interviews
AURAFA005 - Write routine texts in an automotive workplace
AURAFA009 - Carry out research into the automotive industry
AURAMA001 - Work effectively with others in an automotive workplace
AURAQA001 - Contribute to quality work outcomes in an automotive workplace
AURETK001 - Identify, select and use low voltage electrical test equipment
AURETK003 - Operate electrical test equipment
AURETR001 - Remove and tag automotive electrical system components
AURETR002 - Inspect heavy vehicle battery storage systems
AURETR006 - Solder electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR009 - Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR015 - Inspect, test and service batteries
AURETR046 - Remove and refit vehicle batteries
AURETR047 - Recharge vehicle batteries
AURETR048 - Construct and test basic electronic circuits
AURTTA001 - Remove and tag steering, suspension and braking system components
AURTTA002 - Assist with automotive workplace activities
AURTTA003 - Use and maintain basic mechanical measuring devices
AURTTA005 - Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTA009 - Carry out mechanical pre-repair operations
AURTTA027 - Carry out basic vehicle servicing operations
AURTTB007 - Remove and replace brake assemblies
AURTTC004 - Remove and replace radiators
AURTTD006 - Remove and replace vehicle front suspension springs
AURTTD007 - Remove and replace steering assemblies
AURTTE003 - Remove and tag engine system components
AURTTE006 - Remove and replace conventional engine assemblies
AURTTE007 - Dismantle and assemble single cylinder four-stroke petrol engines
AURTTE008 - Dismantle and assemble multi-cylinder four-stroke petrol engines
AURTTE009 - Remove and replace engine cylinder heads
AURTTJ003 - Remove and replace wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTX012 - Dismantle and assemble conventional manual transmissions
AURTTX013 - Remove and replace clutch assemblies
AURVTA005 - Clean vehicles
AURVTK001 - Use and maintain vehicle body repair hand tools
AURVTN003 - Remove and store vehicle body components
AURVTN038 - Carry out basic repairs to vehicle body panels
AURVTN039 - Set up body alignment equipment on vehicles
AURVTN040 - Repair vehicle plastic components
AURVTN041 - Remove and realign vehicle body panels
AURVTP006 - Apply refinishing primers to vehicle surfaces
AURVTP008 - Clean and polish vehicle paint surfaces
AURVTP029 - Prepare surface and prime repaired body panels
AURVTP030 - Apply paint to vehicle body panels
AURVTP031 - Cut and polish painted vehicle body panels
AURVTP032 - Prepare and mask vehicle body panel surfaces
AURVTT008 - Clean vehicle interior trim
AURVTW010 - Set up and use welding equipment

Before being accepted into the course applicants must:
·Attend an interview
·Undertake a Pre-training Review to document previous work experience and qualifications and assess suitability for the course
·Complete a Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA) test to ensure the required language, literacy and numeracy levels are met for the course
·Register with the Australian Apprenticeship Support Network

After gaining the AUR20716 Certificate II In Automotive Vocational Preparation, you might wish to undertake further study in: X AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology AUR31116 Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology X AUR31216 Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology

The AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation is designed for those wishing to further their knowledge and skills to seek employment in the Automotive Service and Repair industry. Working in this industry may involve normal duties of Automotive technicians.

Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed Certificate I in Automotive Vocational Preparation (AUR10112) or other relevant qualifications.

Type Cost
Full Fees $923.00
Concession $184.60
Fee for Service Fee $1,242.50
Material Fee $177.50


The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

Campus Times Start End
Shepparton - Fryers Street 4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Public on Campus - Shepparton 01-07-2018 31-12-2018
Wangaratta - Docker Street 4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Public on Campus - Wangaratta 01-07-2018 31-12-2018