Certificate III In Recreational Vehicle Service And Repair

Certificate III In Recreational Vehicle Service And Repair

Course Code
:
MSM31015
Department
:
Heavy Commercial Vehicles & Engine Techn
Study Area(s)
:
Apprenticeship, Automotive
Campus
:
ON DEMAND
Course Length
:
Full-time(1 year, 6 months)

Start Date(s): We offer rolling enrolments. Enrol at any time.
End Date(s): Rolling enrolments
Days and Time: flexible

Course Overview

This course is designed to reflect the role of a recreational vehicle service provider. You will develop a range of skills throughout the course including correct use of hand and power tools, fabrication, welding, repair and service a recreational vehicle chassis, repair structures relating to recreational vehicles and knowledge in the repair and servicing of recreational vehicle furniture and appliances.

This course has been developed in response to industry requirements. You will be expected to work under supervision servicing and repairing recreational vehicles, including:
• Motor homes
• Caravans
• Camper trailers
• Slide-ons
• Fifth wheelers
These need to meet Australian requirements, such as road worthiness and the Australian Design Rule (ADR). 

You may work in a service and repair facility or a manufacturer’s factory undertaking warranty work. 

If you are enrolling in this course as part of an apprenticeship, you must have employment in the relevant industry before commencing the course.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
MSMENV272Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices (MSMENV272)30
MSMSUP102Communicate in the workplace (MSMSUP102)20
MSMWHS200Work safely (MSMWHS200)30


How will I be assessed?

You will need to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. You may be assessed by a combination of written assignments or tests, oral tests and practical assessments in class, or during a work placement. You will be advised in advance about the type of assessment and the how it will operate. if required, you will have the chance for reassessment and appeal.

Additional comments

This course has rolling enrolments throughout the year.

What will I study?

See course module listing.

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

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Some or all of this training is provided with State or Federal Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

To you check your eligibility click here.

Free TAFE and JobTrainer courses only: Students eligible for Free TAFE receive the tuition rate free. Students eligible for JobTrainer pay 20% of the tuition. Materials, consumables and student services fees are payable by all students and do not receive a JobTrainer discount, however concession rates for student services fees are available for concession card holders, apprentices, trainees and 100% off campus delivery courses. Please note that these tuition rates only apply to courses offered under the Free TAFE or JobTrainer schemes.

The fees listed below relate to 2021 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
$1095.45
$217.75
$3283.00
Apprentice/Trainee
$N/A
$N/A
$N/A

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$134.00

Average course
consumable fees*
$134.00

# 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. 

2021 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 2021: $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
335 335 $3.27 $0.65 $9.80

^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 2021. 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?

You must be employed in the recreational vehicle industry as an apprentice or trainee.

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However 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.)

If you are enrolling in this course as part of an apprenticeship, you must have employment in the relevant industry before commencing the course.

Where and how can I study?

You will study this qualification onsite at your workplace.

What employment opportunities will I have?

Participants undertaking this course will need to be employed in the recreational vehicle industry as an apprentice or trainee.

If you are enrolling in this course as part of an apprenticeship, you must have employment in the relevant industry before commencing the course.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

Skills attained on successful completion of this course may include use of hand and power tools, fabrication, welding, repair and service a recreational vehicle chassis, repair structures relating to recreational vehicles and knowledge in the repair and servicing of recreational vehicle furniture and appliances.

What qualifications will I receive?

When you successfully complete this course you will be awarded the Certificate III in Recreational Vehicle Servicing. As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework, this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

You may continue on to higher level studies, such as Certificate IV in Recreational Vehicle Servicing.

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 Support Network (AASN) provider, 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 enquiries@kangan.edu.au

How will I be selected for this course?

All applicants will need to be currently employed when applying to undertake this qualification.