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Course Details - AUR20516 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Partial) - Cornerstone College

AHSPs TitleAutomotive Servicing Technology (Year 1)
QualificationAUR20516 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Partial)
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
Host OrganisationCornerstone College
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
Course DescriptionThis course has been designed to prepare students who are interested in cars and want to know more about how they work. This course provides you with practical hands on experience of how car engines work and the requirements needed to work in a safe work environment. The course is delivered at Mount Barker TAFE SA where students have access to a fully functioning workshop. Some of the activities encountered will include using and maintaining tools and equipment, testing and charging batteries and servicing braking systems. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of servicing tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry. Information provided about this course may be subject to change.
PathwaysAutomotive Serviceperson | Apprenticeship into Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology (If employer available)
Entry RequirementsStudents in Year 11 will need to demonstrate an interest or experience in this industry. Students in Year 11 will also need to undertake the VET Readiness Orientation (VETRO) process in Semester 2, 2021 via a referral process completed at their Home School using an online form. Once the Home School has completed the referral process, students will be required to undertake a Snapshot Reading and Numeracy Assessment to demonstrate sufficient literacy and numeracy ability.
Other RequirementsStudents are required to purchase the following Personal Protective Equipment to be used at ALL times in the workshop. . Steel capped boots . Cotton long sleeve work shirt and pants . Safety glasses
Delivery Location(s)TAFE SA Mount Barker Campus, 3-5 Dumas Street, Mount Barker, SA, 5251
Automotive workshop at TAFE SA Dumas Street, Mount Barker Campus.
Dates and Times38 weekly sessions at TAFE SA Mount Barker Campus on Mondays from 08:45 until 15:00.
Commencement date 07/02/22.
An additional class may be run on Tuesdays should enrolment numbers make this viable.
Work Placement0 days
Work placement is not a requirement for this qualification.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 50 SACE credits
50 Credits if both Year 1 and Year 2 are completed.
Units Of Competency
CoreAURASA002Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace20 nominal hours
 AURTTK002Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace20 nominal hours
 AURTTA004Carry out servicing operations20 nominal hours
 AURETR015Inspect, test and service batteries10 nominal hours
 AURTTE004Inspect and service engines20 nominal hours
 AURTTC001Inspect and service cooling systems10 nominal hours
 AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace25 nominal hours
ElectiveAURSCA001Select auto parts and products (Imported)100 nominal hours
 AURAFA003Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace20 nominal hours
 AURTTD004Inspect and service suspension systems10 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
In order to achieve a full Certificate II competencies must be completed successfully in Year 1 and 2 of the course.
Training Cost$255.00 GST exempt
This training cost may vary in 2022 and does not include consumables.

This training cost is the gap fee payable after subsidised government funding from the Department for Innovation and Skills (VFSS).

For DfE families who qualify for School Card, there may be no cost for this course.

Please refer to your school's VET Coordinator for further information.

Non-member schools - an admin levy of $250.00 per student.
Other CostsNone
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   16
Selection ProcessStudents who successfully complete the VETRO process may also be required to attend an interview at Cornerstone College. Date and time to be confirmed.
Contact PersonMr Anthony Doyle, Phone 8398 6000, Email
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