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Automotive

Bring your passion to work every day, and get state-of-the-art training in specialty technologies and vehicle types.

Do what you love with a career in the Automotive industry

Get into the nitty gritty of automotive repair and maintenance. You'll develop an eye for detail and a skill for solving problems. From farming machinery to luxury cars, there are a wide range of skill sets and specialisations available to choose from.

Courses

Get a recognised qualification with one of our accredited courses. We offer a range of courses in different areas, so no matter what your goals are, we have a course for you.

Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology (AUR20218)

Get the skills you need for a career in Automotive Air Conditioning with a Certificate II from GOTAFE.

Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (AUR20916)

Learn how to take a smashed up Holden, and return it to its former glory with the Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (AUR20516)

Jumpstart your career in the Automotive industry with a Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation (AUR20716)

Get an introduction to the Auto industry with the Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation from GOTAFE.

Certificate III in Agricultural Mechanical Technology (AUR30416)

Learn how to repair and service a range of agricultural vehicles with the Certificate III in Agricultural Mechanical Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology (AUR32116)

Put your natural talent with tools to work in a a career as a Panel Beater with the Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology (AUR30316)

Get set for a career in the Automotive industry with the Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology (AUR32416)

Return a driver's pride and joy to a perfect finish with the Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology.

Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology (AUR31116)

Repair issues with everything from hydraulic systems to powershift transmissions with the Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology.

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology (AUR30616)

Learn how to repair and maintain cars and light vehicles with the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology (AUR31216)

Repair and maintain industrial and earthmoving equipment with the Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology from GOTAFE.

Certificate III in Motorcycle Mechanical Technology (AUR30816)

Learn to repair and service motorcycles with the Certificate III in Motorcycle Mechanical Technology at GOTAFE.

Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling (AUR40816)

Learn the tools and tricks of master mechanics with the Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling from GOTAFE.

"The course is really interesting, I love it. The Trainers are fun guys to work with and learn from. They are always there to help you out."

– Kale, Certificate II in Automotive

Why study with GOTAFE?

Hands-on training

Our Trainers are all industry-qualified, with extensive experience in the Automotive industry and the practices and processes you'll use day-to-day in the workplace. With seven different specialty areas, and a range of courses from pre-apprenticeships through to Certificate IV, we've got a course for every interest and ambition.

Our training is hands-on and flexible, and will provide the skills and knowledge employers are looking for. Our work stations replicate real job sites, so you can become familiar with current industry equipment and train using tools that are up-to-date and relevant to the job. You'll graduate with both a recognised qualification, and the practical experience to match.

Industry skills to take you far

Whether you choose to stay local, or take your career elsewhere, you'll have the skills to take you where you want to go. We work closely with local employers to understand their skills needs, and we'll teach you the skills that will push you to the front of the queue when you're looking for a jobs .

Study with us, and start your career off on the right foot.

See what our students have to say

Find out what it’s like to study Automotive with GOTAFE. Get a feel for our campuses and see what our students have to say.