- Course Code
- Course Type
- Pre-Apprenticeship; Accredited Course
- Study mode
- On Campus
- 14 weeks (3 days per week)
- Starting Date
- February 2019
This course is offered as a pre apprenticeship for people working or looking to work in the automotive industry who want a pursue a career automotive service/repair industry. Students will learn the fundamentals of automotive vehicles. Students will learn how to service and repair minor faults on automotive vehicle engines, transmissions, suspensions, steering, brakes and electrical systems and components. This course is a entry into helping to obtain an apprenticeship.
Times8:00am to 4:30pm Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays plus recommended 1 day each week work placement in the Automotive industry.
Qualifications and RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation.
Assist with gaining employment as an apprentice in automotive workshops and or dealerships as an automotive technician.
Opportunities for Further Study
The AUR20716 Pre Vocational qualification can lead to the use of units in the AUR Training Packages includes higher level qualifications which including Cert III, IV and Diplomas.
Mandatory entry requirements
- 17 years of age with a sufficient completion of a language literacy and numeracy assessment
- The students are required to have the physical ability to undertake the practical tasks required to complete the Automotive Pre Vocational course.
Recommended entry requirements
- Completion of year ten secondary studies,
- Work placement (to be arranged by student)
Limitations to entry
- Insufficient completion of a language literacy and numeracy assessment.
- Inability to carryout the physical requirements related to the Automotive Pre Vocational course
VET Student LoansNot Applicable
PlacementThe Placement is only required if the applicant requires this course to be deemed as a full time course made up of 4days attendance a week. In this case there would be a Maximum of 220 hours work cover covered by Federation Training or for the duration that the attendee is in attendance of the course which ever is the less.
Placement is arranged by: Student
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Pens, pencils, PPE as required
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Construct and test basic electronic circuits
Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
Dismantle and assemble multi-cylinder four-stroke petrol engines
Dismantle and assemble single cylinder four-stroke petrol engines
Carry out basic vehicle servicing operations
Identify automotive mechanical systems and components
Identify automotive electrical systems and components
Operate electrical test equipment
Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace
Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, workbooks/online assessments