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Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology

AUR20516

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Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology – AUR20516

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Course Overview

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

Learn to diagnose, service, and repair brake systems, batteries, and everything in between. You'll work with diesel fuel injection systems, manual transmission, and petrol fuel systems, and learn to remove, select, and refit tyre assemblies for a range of vehicle types.

You'll also learn important workplace safety processes so you're prepared for life in a real auto workshop.

This course is delivered on campus and as an Apprenticeship, and is available as part of the Free TAFE scheme for eligible students.

Career Pathways

This course prepares you to work in the Automotive Service and Repair industry.

Further Study

After graduating, you might like to undertake further study in the:

  • AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle and Mechanical Technology
  • AUR31116 Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology
  • AUR31216 Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology

Course Dates & Times

Echuca - Butcher Street

4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Semester 2 / 2019

Shepparton - Fryers Street

4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Semester 2 / 2019

Starts 3rd Feb -4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Sem 1 - On Campus / 2020

Starts 13th July -4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Sem 2 - On Campus / 2020

Wangaratta - Docker Street

4 Days a Week - 8.30am to 4.30pm - Semester 2 / 2019

Fee Information

1. Subsidised Standard
$1,015.00
2. Subsidised Standard (Concession)
$205.00
3. Subsidised Trainee
$935.00
4. Subsidised Trainee (Concession)
$190.00
5. Full Fee
$1,364.00
Course Materials
$304.00

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Please note all fees and charges are correct at time of publication for 2019 and may change without notice. 2020 fees are yet to be published.

Students will be invoiced for the components of the course that they are enrolled into for each year or semester.

Material fees cover costs associated with the following where applicable, and not limited to:

  • Classroom activity consumables, handouts and booklets
  • E-Learning resources and associated license access fees
  • Excursions

Additionally some courses require students to purchase or supply text books, kits, tools, uniforms and personal protection equipment. Some specific materials may be purchased through the GOTAFE Bookshop. A full list with associated costs will be provided to you at your course information session or during the pre-training review Interview.

Training package entry requirements
There are no training package entry requirements for this qualification.

GOTAFE preferred entry requirements

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
  • Please apply through an Apprenticeship Network Provider (australianapprenticeships.gov.au) with your employer to organise your traineeship contract prior to applying for this course (Trainees Only)
Core Units
AURAEA002
Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA002
Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURATA001
Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes
AURETR015
Inspect, test and service batteries
AURTTA004
Carry out servicing operations
AURTTB001
Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTC001
Inspect and service cooling systems
AURTTD002
Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTD004
Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTE004
Inspect and service engines
AURTTK002
Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTQ001
Inspect and service final drive assemblies
AURTTQ003
Inspect and service drive shafts
Elective Units
AURAFA003
Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURETR012
Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR025
Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURLTJ001
Select light vehicle tyres and wheels for specific applications
AURLTJ003
Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURLTJ011
Select light vehicle wheels and tyres
AURLTJ013
Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTB007
Remove and replace brake assemblies
AURTTD006
Remove and replace vehicle front suspension springs
AURTTF001
Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTF002
Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTX002
Inspect and service manual transmissions

Assessment methods may include:

  • Knowledge tests
  • Projects
  • Work observation evidence
  • Demonstration
  • Online Assessments

Brett Ambrosio

It is important that students commit to all course requirements, including study and assessments the student may need to complete outside their normal training sessions.

Students are encouraged to attend all face-to-face sessions and participate in webinars, excursions or other organised activities. You are encouraged to attend all scheduled appointments with your GOTAFE Trainer/Assessor.

This course can also be delivered Full Time over 6 months, 4 days per week. Contact the Course Coordinator for further information.

If you need any further clarification of the information provided please contact one of our client service officers on 1300 468 233 who can assist you or click Enquire Now.

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you may access a wide range of academic support services to assist you to meet the academic challenges of your course from our Learning Support Unit.

As an enrolled student at GOTAFE you will be welcome to access a variety of non-academic support services from the Student Welfare Unit. These services are designed to best support you to successfully complete your course.

Services include on campus supports and remote supports

  • Counselling
  • employment information
  • careers
  • activities etc.

Learn more about support services

Refer to the Student Handbook for information regarding Learner’s Rights Student Handbook.

Further information is provided at course induction.

Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:

  • Aspirations/career goals
  • Educational attainment and capability
  • Literacy and numeracy skills
  • Suitability for Recognition for Prior Learning (RPL) and Credit Transfer

Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.

Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.

You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:

  • Credit Transfer for formal training that might be equivalent to a new qualification or partial qualification
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for people who have relevant and current skills and knowledge that they have gained through non-formal or informal learning i.e. work or life experience.

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