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  • AUR21916

Certificate II in Automotive Tyre Servicing Technology

At a glance

At a glance

Get set for a career as a tyre fitter by learning the basic skills required to service tyres in this practical, entry-level course.

JOB PROSPECTS
  • Earthmoving and Off-Road Tyre Fitter
  • Light Vehicle Tyre Fitter
COURSE OUTCOME

AUR21916 Certificate II in Automotive Tyre Servicing Technology

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Course overview

Course overview

Embark on a career in the automotive tyre servicing industry with this entry-level course. You will learn the basic skills and knowledge required to work as a tyre fitter. Consistent growth in the number of vehicles on the road has generated demand and increased employment opportunities.

You will learn how to perform a range of routine service tasks and procedures for light and heavy vehicles. You will also develop basic knowledge and practical skills across a range of areas including trye inspection, selection, balance, repair, and more. Our highly experienced team of industry-professionals work in partnership with major automotive companies to ensure you learn current techniques using the latest technology.

Successful completion of this course will provide the entry-level knowledge and skills required to work as a tyre fitter. You will also be prepared for further study.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 10 elective units from the list below.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
AURAEA002
Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA002
Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURATA001
Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes
AURTTK002
Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

UNIT CODE UNIT NAME
AURAFA001
Use numbers in an automotive workplace
AURAFA002
Read and respond to automotive workplace information
AURAFA003
Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURHTJ002
Select heavy vehicle tyres, wheels and rims for specific applications
AURHTJ003
Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURHTJ006
Remove, inspect, repair and refit heavy vehicle tyres and tubes
AURLTJ001
Select light vehicle tyres and wheels for specific applications
AURLTJ002
Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURLTJ003
Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTA005
Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTD002
Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTD004
Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTJ001
Balance wheels and tyres

Note: Not all electives are available at all campuses.

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Ways to study

Ways to study

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University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

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  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland
Payment options

Payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, get in touch. We're here to help.

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Important Information
Important Information

Important Information


Selection criteria

To study an apprenticeship or traineeship program you must be indentured as an apprentice or trainee with your employer.

Employers need to be able to provide the necessary human and physical resources to qualify for an apprentice.

Resources required

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.

Assessment Methods

Skill and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you are studying at TAFE Queensland, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning. Read more about assessment methods.

Disclaimer

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 enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.

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How to apply

How to apply

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and credit transfers


Fast track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner. We can assess your skills, directly apply credits from previous successful study, and give you advanced standing in your course.

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If you have read and understood the student rules, refund policy, understand your fees and payment options, have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) and checked you meet the entry requirements and selection criteria for this course, you're ready to get started.

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about university pathways
  • James Cook University
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Southern Queensland