Automotive

In today's busy world we rely on vehicles to get us where we need to go, and to enable the transport of goods around the country. The automotive industry covers a wide range of areas that contribute to the manufacturing and maintenance of cars, trucks,  plant vehicles and automotive machinery.

The industry also offers opportunities to be involved in research and technology in areas such as vehicle safety and sustainable fuels, leading the industry into the future.

Qualifications and courses in this area can set you up for a career in a range of areas including vehicle repairs, paint and body building,  mechanical technology, automotive electrics, heavy plant machinery and vehicles including trucks, and outdoor power equipment. And if cars or trucks aren't your thing, motorcycles are covered too. 

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industry course list: Automotive

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The vocational education and training (VET) courses delivered in Western Australia on this course list are funded through the Department of Training and Workforce Development; these are referred to as publicly funded training.  A range of qualifications and courses for priority industry areas and occupations are subsidised under Jobs and Skills WA, to reduce the cost of training in priority skill areas. To find out more about which courses are subsidised, please take a look at the information available on the main Training page.

Other non-publicly funded courses are available through TAFE colleges and private providers; however these are not included in this course list. To find these other courses, you can search a list of all VET courses in WA via the myskills.gov.au website.

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    Battery Electric Vehicle Diagnosis and Repair Skill Set

    National ID : AURSS00063 | State ID : AE778

    Skill up for the exciting world of battery powered vehicles!

    Did you know that the sale of battery electric vehicles (BEV) in Australia has increased by 200 per cent in recent years? Many people are moving away from petrol and diesel powered cars to new battery electric vehicles, and that means new skills will be required for automotive mechanical and electrical technicians!

    Battery Electric Vehicle Inspection and Servicing Skill Set

    National ID : AURSS00064 | State ID : AE779

    Skill up for new automotive technologies!

    Many people are moving away from petrol and diesel powered cars to new battery electric vehicles — did you know that the sale of battery electric vehicles (BEV) in Australia has increased by 200 per cent in recent years? That means new skills will be required for automotive mechanical and electrical technicians!

    Certificate I in Automotive Vocational Preparation

    National ID : AUR10116 | State ID : BAD6

    Rev up your career in the automotive industry!

    If you're keen to start a career in the automotive industry, this course will give you the skills and knowledge for entry level work in retail, service and repair. It's the perfect way to get a head start on a pre-apprenticeship or apprenticeship, because you'll already have the basics!

    Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology

    National ID : AUR20218 | State ID : BDQ6

    Want to work with the coolest cars?

    Whether it's the hottest of summer days, or the chilliest winter mornings, staying cool or warm in the car is a luxury most people couldn't do without. And with a Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology, you'll have the skills and experience that employers are looking for as an apprentice automotive air conditioning technician.

    Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology

    National ID : AUR20220 | State ID : BGA7

    Want to work with the coolest cars?

    One thing's for sure - we love an air conditioned car! Whether it's the hottest of summer days, or the chilliest winter mornings, staying cool or warm in the car is a luxury most people couldn't do without. And with a Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology, you'll have the skills and experience that employers are looking for as an apprentice automotive air conditioning technician.

    Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (Panel Beating Pre-Apprenticeship)

    National ID : AUR20916 | State ID : AB09

    Ready for a career in the automotive industry?

    When you complete the Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (Panel Beating) as a pre-apprenticeship, you'll have the job ready skills and knowledge that employers are looking for when they hire an apprentice!

    Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (Panel Beating Pre-apprenticeship)

    National ID : AUR20920 | State ID : AC37

    Ready for a career in the automotive industry?

    When you complete the Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (Panel Beating) as a pre-apprenticeship, you'll have the job ready skills and knowledge that employers are looking for when they hire an apprentice!

    Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (Vehicle Body Painting Pre-apprenticeship)

    National ID : AUR20920 | State ID : AC36

    Ready for a career in the automotive industry?

    When you complete the Certificate II in Automotive Body Repair Technology (Vehicle Body Painting) as a pre-apprenticeship, you'll have the job ready skills and knowledge that employers are looking for when they hire an apprentice!

    Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology

    National ID : AUR20416 | State ID : BAC5

    Rev up your career in the automotive industry!

    Through this pre-apprenticeship, you'll learn about the operation of vehicle electric systems and subsystems — including the use of electrical measuring equipment and diagnostics, and also:

    Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology (Automotive Electrical Pre-Apprenticeship)

    National ID : AUR20416 | State ID : AB03

    Rev up your career in the automotive industry!

    Through this pre-apprenticeship, you'll learn about the operation of vehicle electric systems and subsystems — including the use of electrical measuring equipment and diagnostics. You'll also gain skills and knowledge to:

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