Automotive

Automotive Technology A/V

Background

The Automotive Technology course offers students opportunities to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to safely maintain and repair single cylinder, two & four stroke motors, multi cylinder engines, drive trains and a variety of electrical equipment related to motor vehicles.

In addition it enables students to gain nationally recognised automotive technology vocational qualifications and advanced standing into Automotive Technology Trade courses offered by the CIT and TAFE institutions in other states.

Program Details

The Automotive Retail and Repair industry has positions each year for apprentices and trainees in different occupations. Some examples of people who use Automotive Technology in their daily lives include:

  • Automotive Mechanics
  • Auto-Electricians
  • Diesel Mechanics
  • Auto body Repairers and Refinishers
  • Automotive Parts Suppliers
  • Accessories and Vehicle Sales persons
  • Tyre Fitters
  • Specialised Transmission Fitters
  • Automotive Glaziers

Commencement in this Automotive Training Course can often lead students to gaining an Australian School Based Apprenticeship in Automotive Technology giving them the advantage of an earlier start to their training while still gaining their Year 12 Certificate.

Units

Automotive Fundamentals

Automotive Electrical Systems

Automotive Engine Systems

Automotive Vehicle Systems

Structured Workplace Learning (value 0.5)