This qualification is an introductory qualification to the automotive retail, service and repair industries and an entry to further training in several sectors. It is designed for application in a highly supervised context, such as VET in Schools (VETiS) or other equivalent introduction or induction to industry environments. The range of technical skills and knowledge is limited.
This qualification aims to provide you with initial automotive skills and is designed to prepare you for entry level employment. You may be able to perform routine tasks under direct supervision in the industry sector.
Essentially this certificate is the first step towards preparing to study the Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation. You are encouraged to begin with Certificate I in preparation for Certificate II.
In this certificate you will:
• gain a feel for the automotive industry in a simulated workshop
• learn basic hand skills, measuring, cutting, filing, safe working practices.
CORE UNITS Total Hours 71
AURAEA001 Identify environmental and sustainability requirements in an automotive service or repair workplace
AURASA001 Apply automotive workplace safety fundamentals
AURETR003 Identify automotive electrical systems and components
AURLTA001 Identify automotive mechanical systems and components
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
ELECTIVE UNITS Total Hours 56
AURLTJ003 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTA001 Remove and tag steering, suspension and braking system components
AURTTA009 Carry out mechanical pre-repair operations
TOTAL HOURS 127
2017 Certificate Cost: $200 p.a.
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