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Course Details - AUR20520 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Partial) - Birdwood High School

 This course will not be offered in 2023.

AHSPs TitleAutomotive Servicing Technology (Year 1)
QualificationAUR20520 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology (Partial)
RTOTAFE SA (National Code 41026)
Host OrganisationBirdwood High School
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
Course DescriptionThis course has been designed to prepare students to develop skills to identify, inspect and perform basic repairs to the mechanical and electrical components of light and heavy vehicles, outdoor power equipment, bicycles, marine craft and motorcycles. This entry-level qualification is designed to help you build a foundation of basic knowledge to help you prepare for a career in the automotive industry.
PathwaysOn completion, this qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of servicing tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
Entry RequirementsStudents in Year 11 will need to demonstrate an interest or experience in the Automotive 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 provide their own safety boots and suitable clothing such as overalls.
Delivery Location(s)Birdwood High School, Shannon Street, Birdwood, SA, 5234
Dates and Times35 weekly sessions at Birdwood High School on Thursdays at times to be confirmed.
Commencement date 10/02/22.
Second year, time and dates to be confirmed at Elizabeth TAFE. Commencement date to be advised.
Work Placement0 days
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 50 SACE credits
This course will run over two years. The second year of this course may be held at Elizabeth TAFE campus.
Units Of Competency
CoreAURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace20 nominal hours
 AURASA002Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace20 nominal hours
 AURETR015Inspect, test and service batteries10 nominal hours
 AURTTA004Carry out servicing operations20 nominal hours
 AURTTC001Inspect and service cooling systems10 nominal hours
 AURTTE004Inspect and service engines20 nominal hours
 AURTTK002Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace20 nominal hours
ElectiveAURSCA001Select and supply automotive parts and products100 nominal hours
 AURVTA001Prepare vehicles for customer use20 nominal hours
 AURTTK001Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace10 nominal hours
Nominal hours are used for SACE purposes and are not reflective of actual delivery hours
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 additional 15% admin levy up to a maximum of $250.00 per student.
Other Costs$200.00 including GST
Enrolment Fee
Number Of StudentsMinimum    12
Maximum   15
Selection ProcessAn interview will be required for all new students applying to undertake this course. The interview will be conducted at Birdwood High School. Applicants will be contacted directly by Birdwood High School to confirm the time and date of the interview.
Contact PersonMs Rachel Brennan, Phone 85685100, Email
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