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AUR20516 - Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology

Course Details

Course Summary

Upon successful completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge required to perform servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or 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 industry. Your studies within this course will be assessment focused.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements, however, it is highly recommended that students have attained a Sound Achievement (SA) result in year 10 numeracy and literacy subjects or equivalent prior to enrolling in this program.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $5,340.00 (2020)
$5,460.00 (2021)
Subsidised Full Fee $2,060.00 (2020)
$2,120.00 (2021)
Subsidised Concession Fee $1,720.00 (2020)
$1,760.00 (2021)
Fee for service per unit $267.00 (2020)
$273.00 (2021)
Fee for service (International) $8,590.00 (2020)
Fee for service per unit (International) $429.50 (2020)
Subsidised full fee per unit $103.00 (2020)
$106.00 (2021)
Subsidised concession fee per unit $86.00 (2020)
$88.00 (2021)
TAFE Priority Training Program fee per unit $68.80 (2021)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Now
Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • Automotive
AQF Level Level 2: Certificate II

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
  • MKY - 098594C
  • ROK - 098594C

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

This qualification is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 13 core units
  2. Complete 7 elective units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

This course is delivered over a 20 week period.

  • On-campus
Core
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
AURATA001 Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR015 Inspect, test and service batteries More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension 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
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTQ003 Inspect and service drive shafts More Information Training.gov Details
Elective
AURETR003 Identify automotive electrical systems and components More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTJ011 Balance Wheels and tyres More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTJ003 Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTX002 Inspect and service manual transmissions 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 AURAEA002 - Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
1 AURTTQ001 - Inspect and service final drive assemblies
1 AURTTF002 - Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
1 AURTTF001 - Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
1 AURHTJ003 - Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
1 AURETR025 - Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
1 AURTTJ011 - Balance Wheels and tyres
1 AURTTQ003 - Inspect and service drive shafts
1 AURTTK002 - Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
1 AURASA002 - Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
1 AURTTE004 - Inspect and service engines
1 AURTTD004 - Inspect and service suspension systems
1 AURTTD002 - Inspect and service steering systems
1 AURTTC001 - Inspect and service cooling systems
1 AURTTB001 - Inspect and service braking systems
1 AURTTA004 - Carry out servicing operations
1 AURETR015 - Inspect, test and service batteries
1 AURATA001 - Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes
1 AURTTX002 - Inspect and service manual transmissions

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
AURETR003 Identify automotive electrical systems and components

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
RPL
Third Party Verification
Course Learning Outcomes
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Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

On-campus

Rockhampton City

February: Full Time

Mackay

July: Full Time

Domestic 2020 Availabilities

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

On-campus

Rockhampton City

February: Full Time/Part Time
June: Full Time/Part Time
July: Full Time/Part Time

Domestic 2021 Availabilities

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

On-campus

Rockhampton City

February: Part Time

International 2019 Availabilities

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

On-campus

Mackay

July: Full Time

International 2020 Availabilities

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

On-campus

Rockhampton City

February: Full Time/Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
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Resource Requirements

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