This course is offered as a pre apprenticeship for people working or looking to work in the automotive industry who want a career vehicle servicing. Students will learn how to service automotive vehicles. Students will learn how to service and minor repair faults on automotive vehicle engines, transmissions, suspensions, steering, brakes and electrical systems and components.
This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of vehicles in the automotive service and repair industry. At successful completion of this course you may, but not limited to, be able to service vehicles in all areas of workshops and or dealerships.
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TimesMonday 8:00am - 4:30pm, Tuesday 8:00am - 4:30pm, Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Pre-Apprenticeship).
Employment in automotive vehicle workshops and or dealerships as a qualified automotive servicing technician.
Opportunities for Further Study
Recommended entry requirements
- 17 years of age with a sufficient completion of a language literacy and numeracy assessment.
Confirmed industry work placement (to be arranged by student)
Limitations to entry
- Inability to carry out the physical requirements related to the Pre-Apprenticeship course.
Specialist Course Information
PlacementYes placement is required
a Placement is arranged by: Student
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Student ServicesSupport is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.
Recognition of Prior LearningMany TAFE Gippsland courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
Sample course units
|AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURATA001 Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes|
|AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems|
|AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems|
|AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems|
|AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies|
|AURTTX003 Inspect and service automatic transmissions|
|AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTF101 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems|
|AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits|
|AURETR115 Inspect, test and service batteries|
|AURLTX103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems|
|AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations|
|AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems|
|AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines|
|AURTTF102 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems|
|AURTTQ103 Inspect and service drive shafts|
|AURLTJ102 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes|