Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology

Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology

Course Code
:
AUR20416
Department
:
Passenger Vehicles
Study Area(s)
:
Automotive
Campus
:
DOCKLANDS
Course Length
:
Full-time(16 weeks)
Part-time day(1 year)

Start Date(s): February 2019
End Date(s): June 2019
Days and Time: Developed in consultation with your course advisor

Course Overview

The Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology (AUR20416) course provides practical skills and general knowledge for experience to enter an automotive apprenticeship. This electrical technology course is designed for those who are required to undertake a range of tasks within the automotive electrical industry. This includes service and repair of vehicle electrical components and systems in the automotive aftermarket area.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace25
AURASA002Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace20
AURETK002Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace20
AURETR006Solder electrical wiring and circuits20
AURETR007Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems20
AURETR008Remove and replace electrical units and assemblies15
AURETR009Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems40
AURETR011Install basic ancillary electrical systems and components40
AURETR012Test and repair basic electrical circuits40
AURETR015Inspect, test and service batteries10

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
AURAFA003Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace20
AURETR010Repair wiring harnesses and looms40
AURETR013Inspect, test and service charging systems10
AURETR014Inspect, test and service starting systems10
AURETR025Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles15
AURETR032Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems80
AURETR035Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation15
AURTTA004Carry out servicing operations20
AURTTA018Carry out diagnostic procedures20
AURTTE004Inspect and service engines20
AURTTK002Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace20
AURVTT003Remove and replace automotive and marine interior trim components20
AURVTW009Carry out basic gas metal arc welding20

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 the how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be provided with this information.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

 

For Business and Industry


We offer our business and industry clients customised workforce training, flexible delivery (when and where it suits you) and onsite assessments.

Call us on 1300 615 141 or contact us online for an obligation free consultation.

This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2019 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Concession
Indicative total tuition fee#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$1240.00
$248
$3600
Apprentice/Trainee
$
$
$

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$360

Average course
consumable fees*
$400

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
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 the Student Support Fee. 

2019 Student Services Fee (Table 3)


 Type of cohort:

Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2019: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
400 400 $3.10 $0.62 $9.00

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2019. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student. 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?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

This course is available through the apprenticeship and traineeship pathway. You are eligible if you are employed or have been offered a new apprenticeship or traineeship in your chosen field. Also, it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

Where and how can I study?

You will study at the Docklands campus.

What employment opportunities will I have?

You will learn how to undertake the service and repair of vehicle electrical components and systems in the automotive electrical industry. Work may include performing component/system fabricating, fitting or modifying operations of automotive aftermarket electrical componentry and installation.

This course may lead to employment as an:

• Automotive Electrical Component Installer

• Automotive Electrical Trainee/Assistant.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology (AUR20416). 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, including the Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology (AUR30316). Further opportunities in the automotive industry can include certificate IV or diploma courses.

How do I apply?

Apprentice/Trainees - You will need to have an employer and then contact an Australian Apprentice Support Network office to sign a training contract.

Non- Apprentices - To apply for this course you must fill in a direct application form through the "Apply Now" button above. We will then be in contact to arrange an interview or provide the information session details.

How will I be selected for this course?

Apprentice/Trainees - You must be currently employed as an apprentice/trainee in the respective field of specialisation.

Non-Apprentices will be considered once interviewed and industry experience is established.