Certificate II in Automotive Studies (Pre-vocational)
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Creation
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Full Time: 12 weeks
- 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; Full time
- Starting Date
- February 2013
Phone: (03) 5127 0253
Fax:1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
This pre-vocational course is designed for students wishing to enter the automotive industry as an apprentice. This course will give participants the advantage of basic knowledge and skills in the trade which will be attractive and valuable to their prospective employers.
Participants will learn how to conduct minor servicing, use and maintain equipment correctly and develop a good understanding of the automotive industry. This course may reduce the time taken to complete a related apprenticeship.
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.
- Motor Mechanic
- Panel Beater
- Allied Automotive Trades
- Light Vehicle Mechanic
- Appropriate literacy and numeracy skills.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
Assessment includes assignments and self-paced workshop activities.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|AURT270103A||Apply Safe Working Practices|
|AURT25667A||Use and Maintain Measuring Equipment|
|AURT270278A||Use and Maintain Workplace Tools and Equipment|
|VBN047||Job Seeking Skills|
|VBN644||Carry Out Industry Research|
|VBN649||Remove and Replace an Engine and Transaxle Assembly (FWD)|
|VBN651||Dismantle and Assemble Engine, Four-Stroke Single Cylinder (Petrol)|
|VBN653||Remove and Assemble Engine Cylinder Head|
|VBN655||Dismantle and Assemble Carburettor|
|VBN657||Dismantle and Assemble Fuel Pump|
|VBN659||Dismantle and Assemble Manual Transmissions|
|VBN662||Remove and Replace Clutch Assembly|
|VBN665||Remove and Replace Brake Assemblies|
|VBN666||Remove and Replace Wheel and Tyre Assemblies|
|VBN667||Remove and Replace Radiator|
|VBN668||Operate Electrical Test Equipment|
|VBN674||Remove and Refit Batteries|
|VAPU209||Participate in Basic Vehicle Servicing Operations|