Certificate II in Automotive Servicing
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Part-time day (2 years)
Flexible (2 years)
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This traineeship course is designed for those currently employed in the automotive
field wanting to enhance their skills and knowledge of vehicle servicing. You will gain basic entry-level skills in automotive repair and servicing.
Please note: the fees listed below relate to only 2013 courses.
|Government Subsidised||Concession||Full fee|
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# Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student. Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as student services and IT fees. Click here to view 2013 Student Services and IT fees.
If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees. For more information about our fees structure, click here.
What costs and other fees should I expect?
For a fee schedule, call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or (03) 9279 2222. Alternatively email email@example.com. There may be an extra cost for reference books and specialised materials.
What employment opportunities will I have?
This course will give you basic skills and theory for an entry-level job in automotive repair and servicing, and enhance your pathway into an automotive apprenticeship.
What skills will I have when I complete this course?
You will gain basic entry-level skills in automotive repair and servicing.
What qualifications will I receive?
On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate II in Automotive Servicing. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.
What opportunities for further studies will I have?
Credit transfers may be available into related certificate III courses. Further opportunities in the automotive industry may include certificate IV or diploma courses.
Can I apply?
You are eligible to apply if you are aged 15 years or over and have an employer or have been offered an apprenticeship in the specific area of specialisation.
How do I apply?
New Apprentices/Trainees will first need to be employed and signed up to a Contract of Training by an Australian Apprenticeship Centre (AAC), with Kangan Institute listed as the preferred provider. For locations visit http://www.australianapprenticeships.gov.au/. For further information call us on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How will I be selected for this course?
Applicants must be currently employed as an apprentice or trainee.
How long is the course?
This is a 12 month traineeship.
Where and how can I study?
All automotive courses will be run from our ACE campus in Docklands. You can do your training by block, day release or workplace based.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will be advised in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be provided with this information.
For more information about this course, please contact automotive administration team on 9099 4100.
What will I study?
You will study: maintenance and component servicing operations; engines, associated engines and components; cooling systems and associated components; petrol fuel systems; clutch assemblies and associated operating system components; transmissions (manual and automatic); braking systems; final drive assemblies; steering systems; suspension systems; test, service and replace battery; workplace OHS procedures; use and maintain workplace tools and equipment; workplace communication; and customer relations. Also, an additional three electives are to be selected.