Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology
Chisholm Institute, TAFE VIC
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package. It provides training that will enable students to repair and maintain the body of cars and other vehicles.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Read in an automotive workplace; Work effectively with others; Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace; Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment; Apply environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industry. Specialisation: Carry out panel repairs; Carry out pre-repair vehicle body operations; Repair body panels incorporating filler; Carry out paint-less dent repairs; Carry out denibbing, buffing and polishing; Remove and replace vehicle interior trim components; plus more and electives.
About Chisholm Institute, TAFE VICChisholm is one of the largest providers of education and training in Victoria. The Institute was named in 1998, in honour of Caroline Chisholm, the early Australian reformer and humanitarian.
Chisholm's modern campuses in the southeast of Melbourne are at: Dandenong (two locations), Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast as well as facilities in the centre of Melbourne and Pakenham.
Currently, Chisholm offers over 300 accredited, nationally recognised courses from certificates to bachelor degrees and graduate certificates - including its own degrees and pathways to partner university degrees. It also runs approximately 130 short courses for work skills (industry compliance and skills development), as well as lifestyle (self-improvement, recreation and hobby). Courses are developed in consultation with industry, and are designed to meet both current and predicted skill shortages.
Provider CRICOS: 00881F RTO code: 0260; HE
Certificate IICourse code: AUR20912
- Full-time internal = 10 weeks
13 units: 5 core; 3 specialisation; 5 elective
No minimum education
Further training pathways from this qualification include any of the four streams in Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology or other relevant qualifications.
Life after Study
Car wash attendants wash, scrub and polish the exteriors of vehicles. They may also vacuum seats and carpets and clean door trims and hinges in the interior of vehicles.
Panel beaters repair damage to metal, plastic and fibreglass bodywork on vehicles. They also make and form vehicle panels using machines or hand tools.
Vehicle dismantlers recover parts from vehicles for resale to customers.
Vehicle painters prepare surfaces of vehicles, match and mix colours, and apply primer and finishing coats of paint.
Vehicle trimmers make, install, repair, replace or modify the seats, upholstery, roof and door linings, interior trim and floor coverings of a vehicle. They work on cars, trucks, vintage vehicles, buses, caravans, trains, aircraft and boats.