Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation (AUR20716)
This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a limited range of tasks relating to identifying, inspecting and basic servicing of mechanical and electrical components.
This qualification also covers the skills and knowledge required to perform minor maintenance and repair of an automotive vehicle body. Successful completion of this program will give you direct and indirect skills associated with apprenticeship trades relevant to the automotive industry. This qualification is designed to give you employability skills including communication, teamwork, problem-solving, initiative and enterprise, planning and organising, self-management and hands on skills relevant to the industry.
Depending on delivery options (heavy and light) at each location students will see a variation in elective units offered across campuses.
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|AQF Level||Level 2: Certificate II|
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
The course is a mechanical pathway that provides an introduction to the Automotive fields of heavy vehicles (diesel fitting), light vehicles and auto-electrical. Possible career outcomes could lead to a trades assistant, vehicle service assistant, automotive service assistant, trainee service person, automotive trainee.
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete a total of 12 units, consisting of:
7 core units and 5 elective units.
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURAFA003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace|
|AURAFA004||Resolve routine problems 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|
|AURTTK002||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURETR015||Inspect, test and service batteries|
|AURTTA005||Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives|
|AURTTA027||Carry out basic vehicle servicing operations|
|AURTTC001||Inspect and service cooling systems|
|AURTTE004||Inspect and service engines|
2018 Study Sequence
All locations - enrol into all units at once.
Emerald - enrol into AURTTA005 and AURETR003 only.
Course Assessment Information
|Third Party Verification|
2018 VET in Schools (VETiS)
There is one course intake for 2018, available in February.
Duration and dates
1 year part-time
Third Party Services arrangement
- Provision of educational or support services
- Delivery of training and/or assessment
Students are required to supply their own personal protective equipment as required including appropriate clothing and footwear. Such items include:
- Cotton drill long pants
- Cotton drill short or long sleeved shirt
- Steel capped boots
- Safety glasses