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For a limited time, this course has State Government funding available. Conditions Apply. Call us for more details - 1800 654 447

Eligible students can complete this course for $200 under the Government Funded Second Chance subsidy.

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a limited range of tasks related to familiarisation and inspection of mechanical and electrical components and systems of cars, heavy vehicles, outdoor power equipment, bicycles, marine craft and motorcycles. Course details

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Bracken Ridge

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Course details


  • Full Fee $2,670
  • Subsidised $834
  • Concession $630

Cost details

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How to enrol

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Bracken Ridge Any time Full time Classroom

Entry requirements

Sound Achievement in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent is recommended.


Bracken Ridge
157 Norris Road
Bracken Ridge QLD 4017

Resources required

  • Eye protection –Clear safety glasses, (tinted or sunglasses not acceptable). These must conform to the Australian Standard AS 1336 or 1337.
  • Protective footwear – Safety toe, leather upper, non-slip safety footwear must be worn. They must comply with Australian Standard AS2210 and be in good condition.
  • Protective clothing – Sleeved, 100% industrial cotton drill work wear must be worn at all times.

Materials List

  • Pen
  • NotebookE

Students failing to meet these minimum standards of dress will not be permitted entry in to practical classes.


Monday - Tuesday  8.00 am - 4.45 pm and
Wednesday 8.00 am - 12.00 pm with additional tutorials from 1.00 pm - 2.00 pm.


The successful achievement of this course requires you to complete all mandatory and elective units from the list below. These units form part of AUR20716 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation.

Electives may differ between TAFE Queensland locations and regions.

AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace Mandatory
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace Mandatory
AURAFA004 Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace Mandatory
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace Mandatory
AURETR003 Identify automotive electrical systems and components Mandatory
AURLTA001 Identify automotive mechanical systems and components Mandatory
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace Mandatory
AURAFA005 Write routine texts in an automotive workplace Elective
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace Elective
AURTTJ001 Balance wheels and tyres Elective
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes Elective
AURLTJ003 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies Elective


Please note prerequisites / corequisites exist for this unit. For more information contact the Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447. For a full description of this course visit the Training Website.

Wanting to change careers and hold a Certificate III or higher qualification already?

Government Funded Second Chance subsidy may be available at a cost of $200 to eligible students. Click here to check if you’re eligible.

Contact our Client Service Centre on 1800 654 447 to find out more as places are limited.



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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course for students who do not qualify for a subsidy, or the course does not receive any subsidy.

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Payment Plan

If you are unable to pay the total cost of the course up front or not eligible for VET FEE-HELP (if applicable), you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.


The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Certificate 3 Guarantee

You can receive a subsidy towards one certificate III qualification from a list of eligible courses.

The amount provided depends on the demand for skilled workers in your chosen industry.

You're eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee if you:

  • are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • live in Queensland full time or intend to live in Queensland for the next 6 months
  • are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • don't currently hold (or are enrolled in) a certificate 3 or higher level qualification.

Give us a call to find out more.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you meet the eligibility requirements under the subsided costing and:

  • hold or are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card
  • are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
  • have a disability.

You will need to provide evidence at the time of enrolment.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


On successful completion of this course you receive a AUR20716 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation qualification.

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Enrol now, if you:

  • meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked the important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked the course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)

To assist students with their career and educational goals, TAFE Queensland SkillsTech offers a range of support services, including Literacy, Numeracy, Tutorials & in-class support. If you would like further information or to make an appointment please phone 1800 782 000.

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 20 February 2017

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