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Automotive

The Automotive Retail, Service and Repair industry is a diverse, dynamic and continually growing sector.In Australia, this industry employs more than 270,000 people across more than 60,000 mostly small businesses and has an annual turnover of $80 billion AUD.

The automotive courses offered at ETEA are focused on the automotive service, sales and repair industry, and are designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to work in this field.

This course is for people working in the automotive industry who want a career as an automotive light vehicle mechanic. Students will learn how to service, repair and diagnose faults in motor vehicles weighing up to 4.5 tonnes. Students will learn how to diagnose service and repair faults in light vehicle engines, transmissions, suspensions, steering, brakes and electrical systems and components.

Course code AUR30616
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Delivery mode classroom based; apprenticeship (Please note: you will need to supply your own employer) 
Duration
  • International: 70 weeks including 10 weeks break
  • Domestic: 60 weeks

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of tasks on a variety of diesel engines and associated systems within the automotive service and repair sector.

Course code AUR31516
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Delivery mode classroom based; apprenticeship (Please note: you will need to supply your own employer) 
Duration
  • Domestic: 70 weeks

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of heavy commercial vehicles within the automotive service and repair sector.

Course code AUR31116
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Delivery mode classroom based; apprenticeship (Please note: you will need to arrange this with your own employer) 
Duration
  • Domestic: 60 weeks
  • International: 70 weeks including 10 weeks break

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform advanced diagnostic operations in the automotive retail, service and repair environment.

Course code AUR40216
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Delivery mode classroom delivery or your workplace
Duration
  • Domestic: 35 weeks
  • International: 35 weeks

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.

Course code AUR30316
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Delivery mode Delivery will be face to face combined with industry assessments. Sessions will consist of workplace visits, demonstration discussions and written assessments. Students will be implementing skills acquired on the course and be assessed in a holistic manner in the workplace. Theory sessions and practical observations are structured to meet this course essential outcomes of competency and employability skills.
Duration
  • Apprenticeship: 48 Months as part of an Australian approved apprenticeship program.
  • Domestic: 57 weeks
  • International: 70 weeks

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.

Course code AUR31016
Start date Contact us to find out the next available date
Delivery mode Delivery will be face to face combined with industry assessments. Sessions will consist of workplace visits, demonstration discussions and written assessments. Students will be implementing skills acquired on the course and be assessed in a holistic manner in the workplace. Theory sessions and practical observations are structured to meet this course essential outcomes of competency and employability skills.
Duration
  • Apprenticeship: 36 to 48 months under apprenticeship, in accordance with the training plan
  • Domestic: 40 weeks

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to diagnose, analyse, evaluate, design and modify automotive electrical and mechanical systems. It is suitable for those working in the automotive service and repair industry at the forefront of the implementation of new technologies.

Course code AUR50216
Start date Contact us to find out the next available date
Delivery mode This qualification will be delivered in the workplace and will be completed within 6 months.

Delivery will be face to face combined with industry assessments. Sessions will consist of workplace visits, demonstration discussions and written assessments. Students will be implementing skills acquired on the course and be assessed in a holistic manner in the workplace. Theory sessions and practical observations are structured to meet this course essential outcomes of competency and employability skills.

Duration
  • Apprenticeship: 6 months
  • Domestic: 44 weeks