Version Effective: 22nd of March, 2019
Version Effective: 22nd of March, 2019

AUR20218 - Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology

Course Details

Course Summary

If you are seeking an extension to your mechanical trade qualification and have experience in this field then this qualification is for you. Upon successful completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of tasks related to servicing and repairing air conditioning components and systems of cars and heavy vehicles within an automotive service and repair business. You will also develop your employability skills including communication, teamwork, problem-solving, initiative and enterprise, planning and organising, self-management and hands on skills relevant to the automotive air industry. Your studies within this course will be assessment focused.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $1417 (2020)
Fee for service (International) $1417 (2020)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Not Applicable
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Engineering and Built Environment
Skill Area
  • Automotive
AQF Level Level 2: Certificate II

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

Students participating in this course must have a mechanical trade or be completing the qualification as part of their apprenticeship training.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Students completing this qualification will be able to apply for an ARCTICK refrigerant handling license which will enable them to carry out automotive air conditioning service and repairs. 

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 6 core units
  2. Complete 7 elective units
Standard Course Structure

Students will complete formal training for AURETU003 and AURETU004 over a four day duration face-to-face training either on site or on campus. The remaining 11 units will be credit transfer or RPL depending on the students existing qualifications and experience. Students are given 12 months to submit all required evidence.

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • Employer Based (VET Providers Only)
  • On-campus
Core

The units listed below with no sequence number will be completed using RPL or Credit Transfer, so there is no set unit sequence for these units.

AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures More Information Training.gov Details
AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems More Information Training.gov Details
Elective

AURETU001 is an optional elective and is only to be selected by students whose workplaces install air conditioning systems.

AURETU005 is only to be used for transitioning students from AUR20216. New students enrolling into AUR20218 are not to be enrolled in this unit.

The units listed below with no sequence number will be completed using RPL or Credit Transfer, so there is no set unit sequence for these units.

AURETU001 Install air conditioning systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles More Information Training.gov Details
AURETU005 Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURAFA002 Read and respond to automotive workplace information More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 AURETU003 - Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
1 AURETU004 - Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems

The following units have no specific enrolment order and you should discuss the order of enrolment for these with your teacher.
Unit Code Unit Name
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures
AURETU001 Install air conditioning systems
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETU005 Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURAFA002 Read and respond to automotive workplace information

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

On-campus

Rockhampton City

July: Part Time

Mackay

August: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details
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