There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
There are no Selection criteria requirements for Domestic Students.
You are responsible for meeting the minimum occupational health and safety requirements in practical classes. This includes the use of clear safety glasses to AS 1336 or 1337, protective footwear with covered uppers, steel capped toes and non-slip soles to AS2210, mechanic gloves, and ear plugs or muffs. You should also wear 100% cotton drill industry-standard protective clothing. If you fail to meet these minimum standards of dress, you will not be permitted entry into practical classes.
You will be provided with a recommended reading list and/or required textbooks after enrolment, during orientation or at the start of each unit. The purchase of these resources may incur additional costs, or you may be able to borrow them from the TAFE Queensland library network.
You are also required to have access to and bring personal stationery, a USB, and a calculator.
Need to know
This program has been replaced by AUR30320 - Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology, as of 12 November 2020. A transition period applies to enable current students to complete their study. The transition period finishes on 10 December 2022. If required, enrolments will be transitioned into the replacement qualification.
International important information
It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.
Courses may require different resources, depending on your study location.
- Under Workplace Health and Safety legislation you are legally required to wear appropriate protective clothing in class and around the Trades area at all times. Students without the correct gear will be denied entry into the classroom.
- Students are to provide the following protective clothing: Overalls or long sleeved tops and long pants - Jeans are appropriate. Board shorts are not permitted. Steel capped safety work boots – steel capped volleys are not acceptable.
- “Automotive Mechanics Volume 1" approximately $120.00 available through most bookstores or borrowed from the TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Library.
- Students should bring pens, pencils, paper and a calculator.
Students may be required to hold a valid driver's licence to study this course.