Certificate III in Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (Apprenticeship)
- Course Code
- AUR30712 (Expression of interest)
- Course Type
- Apprenticeship / Traineeship
- Course Level
- Apprenticeship / Traineeship
- Course Location
- Warragul; Yallourn; Leongatha; Bairnsdale; Sale
- Course Duration
Part Time: 3 years
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day)
Phone: (03) 5127 0253
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
GippsTAFE has submitted applications to ASQA with the intention of delivering these courses/qualifications in 2014
Becoming a qualified Outdoor Power Equipment Mechanic means you will have the skills and knowledge to test, service and repair small engines and parts in motorcycles, boats and equipment such as chainsaws, brushcutters, lawnmowers, pumps and stationary engines.
This course will equip participants with the skills and knowledge to solve mechanical and electrical faults, use specialist testing equipment, use precision measuring equipment, clean, lubricate and turn engines and repair damaged or faulty parts along with many other skills.
GippsTAFE is recognised by the Institute for Trade Skills Excellence as one of Australia’s leading automotive training providers. Undertaking your training with GippsTAFE will give you a nationally recognised qualification from a respected training organisation.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
- Light Engine Mechanic
- Currently undertaking an apprenticeship, working in the field.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment includes assignments and self paced workshop activities.
Opportunities For Further StudyCertificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology
Certificate IV in Automotive Technology (LPG Installation and Maintenance)
|CORE UNITS (18 Units)|
|Common - Environment|
|AURAEA3003||Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive||25|
|Common - Health and Safety|
|AURASA2002||Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace||20|
|Outdoor Power Equipment - Technical|
|AURPTA2003||Service and repair rotary cutting systems||8|
|AURPTA2004||Service and repair drum cutting systems||25|
|AURPTA2005||Service and repair chainsaw cutting systems||25|
|AURPTA2006||Service line trimming systems and components||8|
|AURPTA2007||Service and repair post-boring systems||13|
|AURPTA2008||Service and repair post-hole digging systems||15|
|AURPTA2009||Service and repair reciprocating cutting systems||13|
|AURPTA2010||Service pumping systems||20|
|AURPTA3011||Repair pumping systems||30|
|Outdoor Power Equipment - Technical - Engines|
|AURPTE2002||Service engines and engine components (outdoor power equipment)||20|
|AURPTE3003||Repair engines and engine components (outdoor power equipment)||30|
|AURPTE4004||Overhaul engines and engine components (outdoor power equipment)||40|
|Outdoor Power Equipment - Technical - Electrical and Electronic|
|AURPTR2002||Test and service outdoor electric powered equipment||20|
|AURPTR3001||Test and service 240V portable generators||10|
|Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical|
|AURTTA3018||Carry out diagnostic procedures||20|
|Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical - Tools and Equipment|
|AURTTK2002||Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment||20|
*A selection of elective units are to be undertaken. Please contact us for further information