AUR20712 - Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation

Got the basics in auto repair? It's time to get recognised.

If you've been working toward Automotive Vocational Preparation and have experience in basic auto repair and maintenance skills, you could have all the necessary expertise to earn a formal recognition for the things you already know.

This is the perfect plan if you've been working in the automotive industry, learning the fundamentals of mechanical and electrical systems of light vehicles, and working on communication and problem solving in the automotive workplace.

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Total number of units = 12

7 core units 

5 elective units , of which:

  • up to 5  elective units may be chosen from the elective units listed below
  • up to 2  elective units may be chosen from a Certificate I or Certificate II qualification in this Training Package or another endorsed Training Package or accredited course, provided that the units chosen contribute to the vocational outcome of this qualification and do not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification.

 

Core units 

 

Unit code 

Unit title 

Common Environment 

AURAEA2002

Apply environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace

Common Foundation Skills 

AURAFA2003

Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

AURAFA2004

Solve routine problems in an automotive workplace

Common Health and Safety 

AURASA2002

Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace

Electrical Technical Electrical and Electronic 

AURETR1003

Apply automotive electrical system fundamentals

Mechanical Light Vehicle Technical 

AURLTA1001

Apply automotive mechanical system fundamentals

Mechanical Miscellaneous Technical Tools and Equipment 

AURTTK2002

Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment

 

Elective units 

 

Unit code 

Unit title 

Common Foundation Skills 

AURAFA2005

Write routine texts in an automotive workplace

Common Management, Leadership and Supervision 

AURAMA2001

Work effectively with others

Common Quality 

AURAQA2001

Contribute to quality work outcomes

Bicycle Technical 

AURBTA1001

Remove and tag bicycle components

Bicycle Technical Wheels and Tyres 

AURBTJ2001

Remove, repair and fit bicycle tyres

Bicycle Technical Tools and Equipment 

AURBTK2001

Use and maintain specialised bicycle repair tools

Bicycle Technical Driveline and Final Drives 

AURBTQ2001

Service bicycle drivetrain systems

Bicycle Technical Accessories 

AURBTV2001

Fit and adjust bicycle accessories

Electrical Technical Tools and Equipment 

AURETK1001

Identify, select and use low voltage electrical test equipment

Electrical Technical Electrical and Electronic 

AURETR1001

Remove and tag automotive electrical system components

AURETR1002

Test, service and maintain battery storage systems

AURETR2006

Carry out soldering of electrical wiring and circuits

AURETR2009

Install, test and repair vehicle lighting and wiring systems

AURETR2015

Inspect and service batteries

Mechanical Heavy Vehicle Technical Steering and Suspension 

AURHTD2001

Inspect and service heavy commercial vehicle suspension systems

Mechanical Heavy Vehicle Technical Fuel Systems 

AURHTF2001

Inspect heavy commercial vehicle fuel systems and components

Mechanical Heavy Vehicle Technical Wheels and Tyres 

AURHTJ1001

Inspect heavy commercial vehicle wheels and tyres

Mechanical Heavy Vehicle Technical Driveline and Final Drives 

AURHTQ2001

Inspect heavy commercial vehicle driveline components

Mechanical Motorcycle Technical 

AURJTA1001

Perform minor adjustments to motorcycles

AURJTA1002

Remove and replace motorcycle components and accessories

Mechanical Motorcycle Technical Steering and Suspension 

AURJTD2001

Inspect and service motorcycle suspension systems

AURJTD2002

Inspect and service motorcycle steering systems

Mechanical Motorcycle Technical Wheels and Tyres 

AURJTJ2001

Remove, inspect and fit motorcycle wheel assemblies

Mechanical Light Vehicle Technical Wheels and Tyres 

AURLTJ2003

Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel assemblies

Outdoor Power Equipment Technical 

AURPTA1001

Carry out pre-repair operations to outdoor power equipment

AURPTA1002

Perform minor adjustments to outdoor power equipment

AURPTA2003

Service and repair rotary cutting systems

AURPTA2006

Service line trimming systems and components

Outdoor Power Equipment Technical Engines 

AURPTE2002

Service engines and engine components (outdoor power equipment)

Marine Technical Engines 

AURRTE1001

Prepare outboard engines for wet-run testing

AURRTE2002

Service outboard engines and components

Marine Technical Driveline and Final Drives 

AURRTQ2001

Service inboard propeller drive systems

AURRTQ2002

Service jet drive propulsion systems

Marine Technical Electrical and Electronic 

AURRTR1001

Inspect, service and maintain marine battery storage systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous Technical 

AURTTA1001

Remove and tag steering, suspension and brake system components

AURTTA1002

Carry out workshop practice activities

AURTTA1003

Use and maintain basic measuring devices

AURTTA2004

Carry out servicing operations

AURTTA2005

Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives

AURTTA2009

Carry out pre-repair operations (mechanical)

Mechanical Miscellaneous Technical Engines 

AURTTE1003

Remove and tag engine system components

Mechanical Miscellaneous Technical Driveline and Final Drives 

AURTTQ2002

Remove and refit driveline components

Vehicle Body Technical Tools and Equipment 

AURVTK2001

Use and maintain vehicle body repair hand tools

Vehicle Body Technical Body 

AURVTN2003

Carry out pre-repair vehicle body operations

Vehicle Body Technical Paint 

AURVTP2006

Prepare vehicle components for paint repairs

AURVTP2008

Clean and polish vehicle exterior paint

Vehicle Body Technical Trimming and Upholstery  

AURVTT2008

Clean and finish vehicle interior trim and seats

Imported Units 

AURAFA009

Carry out research into the automotive industry

AURETK003

Operate electrical test equipment

AURETR046

Remove and refit vehicle batteries

AURETR047

Recharge vehicle batteries

AURETR048

Construct and test basic electronic circuits

AURTTA027

Carry out basic vehicle servicing operations

AURTTB007

Remove and replace brake assemblies

AURTTC004

Remove and replace radiators

AURTTD006

Remove and replace vehicle front suspension springs

AURTTD007

Remove and replace steering assemblies

AURTTE006

Remove and replace conventional engine assemblies

AURTTE007

Dismantle and assemble single cylinder four-stroke petrol engines

AURTTE008

Dismantle and assemble multi-cylinder four-stroke petrol engines

AURTTE009

Remove and replace engine cylinder heads

AURTTJ003

Remove and replace wheel and tyre assemblies

AURTTX012

Dismantle and assemble conventional manual transmissions

AURTTX013

Remove and replace clutch assemblies

AURVTA005

Clean vehicles

AURVTP029

Prepare surface and prime repaired body panels

AURVTW010

Set up and use welding equipment

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, some units in this qualification may have licensing or regulatory requirements. Local regulations should be checked for details.

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