- Pre-Apprenticeship; Accredited Course
- Study mode
- On Campus
- Part Time
- Part Time: 16 weeks - 3 days per week plus 1 day per week placement
- Starting Date
- March 2018
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a limited range of tasks relating to identifying and inspecting mechanical and electrical components and systems of light vehicles, heavy vehicles, outdoor power equipment, bicycles, marine craft and motorcycles. This qualification also covers the skills and knowledge required to perform minor maintenance and repair of an automotive vehicle body. The range of technical skills and knowledge is limited.
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation.
Apprenticeship in automotive industry
Opportunities for Further Study
Course CostFor an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Fee Assistance.
VET Student LoansNot Applicable
Placement8 hours per week, and the student is to arrange their own placement
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Pens, pencils, PPE as required
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To attain this qualification a total of 12 units must be achieved; comprising 7 core units and 5 electives.
Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace
Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
Identify automotive electrical systems and components
Identify automotive mechanical systems and components
Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
Note: Refer to Packaging Rules for detailed Elective requirements
Carry out research into the automotive industry
Carry out basic vehicle servicing operations
Dismantle and assemble single cylinder four-stroke petrol engines
Dismantle and assemble multi-cylinder four-stroke petrol engines
Dismantle and assemble conventional manual transmissions
Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, workbooks/online assessments