AUR20516 - Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology

Rev up your skills by enrolling into CQUniversity Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology. This pre-apprenticeship course allows you to obtain entry-level skills to work in the automotive industry.




This course is delivered over a 20 week period.


Rockhampton City


20 units


This qualification is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business.

Upon successful completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge required to perform servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business. You will also develop your employability skills including communication, teamwork, problem-solving, initiative and enterprise, planning and organising, self-management and hands on skills relevant to the automotive industry. Your studies within this course will be assessment focused.

This is a nationally recognised accredited course.

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream


This course is delivered over a 20 week period.

AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA002Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURATA001Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes
AURETR015Inspect, test and service batteries
AURTTA004Carry out servicing operations
AURTTB001Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTC001Inspect and service cooling systems
AURTTD002Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTD004Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTE004Inspect and service engines
AURTTK002Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTQ001Inspect and service final drive assemblies
AURTTQ003Inspect and service drive shafts
AURETR003Identify automotive electrical systems and components
AURTTJ011Balance Wheels and tyres
AURETR025Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURHTJ003Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTF001Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTF002Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTX002Inspect and service manual transmissions

Pre-Apprenticeship Mainstream

2022 FebruaryRockhampton City
2022 MarchRockhampton City
Work-integrated learning does not apply to this course.
This course has no residential schools.

Completion of the bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher level course.

There are no entry requirements, however, it is highly recommended that students have attained a Sound Achievement (SA) result in year 10 numeracy and literacy subjects or equivalent prior to enrolling in this program.
This qualification is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing servicing and maintenance of vehicles in an automotive service or repair business.
Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.
Fee for service$5,460.00 (2022)
Subsidised full fee$2,120.00 (2022)
Subsidised concession fee$1,760.00 (2022)
Fee for service per unit$273.00 (2022)
Subsidised full fee per unit$106.00 (2022)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$88.00 (2022)
TAFE Priority Skills Fund/Training Program fee per unit$68.80 (2022)

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.

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