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 reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of tasks on vehicle bodies in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Read and respond to automotive workplace information; Work effectively with others in an automotive workplace; Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace; Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace; Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace. Specialist: Auto Body Repair; Paint-Less Dent Repair; Automotive Painting; Automotive Trimming; Automotive Glazing; Automotive Dismantling; Automotive Detailing; Vehicle Body Assembling; Vehicle Tinting. Plus 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: AUR20916
- Full-time internal = 10 weeks
13 units: 5 core; 3 specialisation; 5 elective
No minimum education
Qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.
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.