AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation

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This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding

Overview

If you're planning a career in the automotive industry, this course is the perfect place to start. The qualification will provide you with some of the basic skills and knowledge required for beginning either as a trainee or for work experience. Through this qualification you will gain some familiarity with the automotive setting and the ability to perform a limited range of tasks, relating to the inspection of the mechanical components and systems of vehicles. You will also be able to perform some minor maintenance and repairs on the body of a vehicle. This qualification offers a solid base for you to undertake work and further training, in the broader automotive industry.

Careers

This qualification could lead to employment as an Automotive Apprentice.

Pathways

This qualification will equip you with the basic knowledge to proceed into further education in this area. You might like to think about the Certificate III in Automotive.

Course Delivery

This qualification is a classroom-based course, comprising of 12 units of study. To successfully complete this course, you must gain competency in all 12 units.

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals. All students will need to provide their own safety boots. All other personal protection equipment (PPE) is provided by SuniTAFE.

Expected Time to Complete

3 Months

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace 25 $27.50
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURAFA004 Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURETR003 Identify automotive electrical systems and components 25 $27.50
AURLTA001 Identify automotive mechanical systems and components 25 $27.50
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AURETK003 Operate electrical test equipment 40 $44.00
AURETR006 Solder electrical wiring and circuits 20 $22.00
AURETR015 Inspect, test and service batteries 10 $15.00
AURETR048 Construct and test basic electronic circuits 40 $44.00
AURTTA027 Carry out basic vehicle servicing operations 40 $44.00
AURTTB007 Remove and replace brake assemblies 20 $22.00
AURTTE007 Dismantle and assemble single cylinder four-stroke petrol engines 40 $44.00
AURTTE008 Dismantle and assemble multi-cylinder four-stroke petrol engines 40 $44.00
AURTTE009 Remove and replace engine cylinder heads 20 $22.00
AURTTJ003 Remove and replace wheel and tyre assemblies 10 $15.00
AURVTA005 Clean vehicles 20 $22.00
AURVTW010 Set up and use welding equipment 40 $44.00
CPCCWHS1001 Prepare to work safely in the construction industry 6 $16.50

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Practical task
  • Role play/Simulation
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

2019
Government Subsidised $1,248
Concession $503
RPL Government Subsidised $564
RPL Concession $113
RPL Self-funded $846
Self-Funded $1,530

Free TAFE for Priority Courses is a Victorian Government program that covers your tuition fees to study in selected courses at TAFE, if you’re eligible. Eligibility criteria apply. Free TAFE on selected courses only. Other fees and charges may apply. See www.freetafe.vic.gov.au.

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
Student Withdrawal and Refund of Course Fees Procedure

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Intake Campus Course Details
2019 January Swan Hill Campus Full Time, Classroom Based, Full Year
2019 October Mildura Campus Full Time, Classroom Based, Term 4