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Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology

Location

Milton

Length

15 week delivery, includes term breaks.

Cricos Code

091589A

Course Code

AUR20516

Brisbane’s leading provider of Automotive training!

If you’re a hands-on sort of person who enjoys working in a garage, are curious to know what’s under the bonnet, an automotive course could be just what you’re looking for. 

Intech Institute has one of the best purpose-built workshops resembling a real-world working environment in Brisbane, just like working in a garage. This means that the students get hands-on experience making them ready for great motor vehicle mechanic jobs.

Students are given the opportunity to work on problematic vehicles of different makes, identify the issues and fix it! We fine-tune our courses to ensure that students graduate with the right skills that employers seek.

Our students also get the opportunity for work placements with major second-hand retailers and garages in the area.

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of servicing tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry. This program will suit you if you have very little knowledge of motor vehicle mechanics and want to learn how to service vehicles and take on supervisory roles.

With this course,  you will develop the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of servicing operations on light vehicles, heavy vehicles and/or motorcycles within an automotive service or repair business.

The Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology is intended to prepare new employees or recognize existing workers performing servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business.

Entry requirements

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student:

  • have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
  • are mature age and
  • have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake this course.

 

What you'll learn

To complete this qualification you will need to complete:

A total number of units: 20

  • 13 core units
  • 7 elective units

Mandatory Units:

AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURATA001 Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes
AURETR015 Inspect, test and service batteries
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies
AURTTQ003 Inspect and service drive shafts

Suggested Elective Units:

AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTX002 Inspect and service manual transmissions
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump start vehicles
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURACA001 Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace
AURTTA009 Carry out mechanical pre-repair operations

Teaching and assessment

Duration: This course is conducted over a 15-week delivery, this includes term breaks.

Timetable:  Monday- Friday + Work placement optional (The timetable for future intakes may differ to the current schedule.)

Delivery Method: is a combination of classroom delivery (face-to-face) and industry placement (optional). Competencies will be assessed by theory tests, practical tasks and project work. You’ll also produce a portfolio of work.

Delivery Location: Course is delivered on-site at our Brisbane Campus: 21 Parkview Street, Milton, QLD.

Resources provided: Student will receive handouts/learning material relevant to each unit, Safety boots and Intech T-shirt on the induction day. We also recommend that the students wear protective clothing, safety glasses suited to the automotive industry.

Work Placements: Students are encouraged to seek industry work experience to gain the maximum benefit from the course. The greater the practice of skills, the higher the skill levels the student will achieve and the more likely the student will not only meet but exceed the learning outcomes. InTech may assist in securing industry work placements – conditions apply.

RPL

Have trade skills and work experience but no formal qualification?

Recognition of Prior Learning is a process of having your work experience and skills formally assessed for the purpose of gaining a nationally recognised and accredited qualification.

Fast track your studies and bridge the gaps in your skill set through the RPL. InTech offers you the chance to take all your experience and turn it into a Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology!!

For each unit, candidates will be given the option to demonstrate competency through a combination of any of the following:

  • A Portfolio of Evidence which includes:
    – Prior Qualifications (accredited and non-accredited)
    – Employment History (detailed, positions, performance, appraisals)
    – Work samples and other relevant documents (photos, videos, etc.)
    – References and testimonials from verifiable sources
    – Journals and publications
  • Practical testing in the workshop/classroom
  • Written/Verbal Testing

Apply for RPL or for Credit Transfer for discounted fees and reduced study duration.

Career Pathways

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of servicing operations on light vehicles, heavy vehicles and/or motorcycles within an automotive service or repair business.

The Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology is intended to prepare new employees or recognize and develop existing workers who are performing servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business. Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include:

  • Automotive Service person.
Fees and funding

Intake Dates: There are 4 intake dates in a year: Jan-Feb, April-May, July & September-October

Payment Plan : We understand that students may find it difficult to pay the full tuition fee of a course upfront. Intech Institute of Technology’s tailored payment plan option allows students to pay your course fees either per semester or in monthly installments.

Fee reduction applies for: Credit Transfer, RPL 

How to apply

See our how to apply section for further guidance.

If you still need help, our student advisor provides first point of contact for student who have applied to Intech Institute. Our dedicated student advisors can help you with any questions you have about the process of applying to us and the current status of your application.

Professional accreditation and recognition

On successful completion of this course including competence in all assessment requirements , you will be awarded the Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology.  This qualification are recognised nationally under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). Check the www.training.gov.au.

Additional information

Pathways into the qualification:
Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed Certificate I in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications.

Further Progression: Students can progress onto a higher level course within Intech Institute. We offer a  Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology, Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology within the Automotive course programs.

What Kind Of Student Are You?

You're a local student if you are:
  • a citizen of Australia or New Zealand or
  • an Australian permanent resident
You're an international student if you are:
  • intending to study on a student visa, or
  • an Australian permanent resident
  • not an Australian permanent resident or
  • a temporary resident of Australia
You're a working professional if you are:
  • currently working in Australia or Internationally
  • able to provide sufficient work evidence to obtain a qualification
  • willing to expand your future job prospects

If you're unsure please contact us at admissions@intech.edu.au