Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation
Year 11 and Year 12 Trade Training Qualification – Elective Course
This course will give you the basic skills and knowledge needed to pursue an automotive apprenticeship.
The automotive industry offers the opportunity to get involved in a broad-based skills area driven by new technologies. Automotive employment opportunities are emerging in diagnostic, servicing, repair and maintenance roles across Australia.
In this course, you will gain the basic skills and knowledge required to carry out workplace tasks safely and effectively. You will become familiar with electrical and mechanical components and systems and learn how to use appropriate tools and equipment to complete basic removal, inspection and refitting of automotive components.
This course will set you on the path to finding an apprenticeship in a wide range of automotive occupations including as a light or heavy vehicle mechanic, an automotive electrician, a diesel fitter or an outdoor power equipment technician. You may also like to seek employment as a vehicle service assistant or as an automotive parts interpreter.
Requirements for completion of this qualification
To be awarded this qualification, competency must be achieved in 7 core units plus 5 elective units.