Certificate II in Automotive Studies


Certificate II in Automotive Studies
Mechanical / Spray painting and panel beating streams

ACE Pre-Apprenticeships

Direct Entry / Rolling Enrolments
There are two streams available in this certificate. Mechanical stream: You will learn general knowledge and practical workshop skills in motor mechanics, auto electrical, parts interpreting, heavy vehicles, light engines, engine reconditioning or marine mechanics. Vehicle painting and panel beating stream: You will learn the theoretical and practical foundations of vehicle spray painting, panel beating and body making.

Mechanical stream: Full-time, 18 – 25 weeks, Docklands and Bendigo campuses
Spray painting and panel beating stream: Full-time, 18 weeks, Docklands campus

Selection process
Compulsory information session and interview.

Career opportunities
You will study part of the theory component of an automotive industry apprenticeship course, which may help you gain employment as an apprentice. Possible job outcomes include:

1.  Automotive Trade Assistant
2. Automotive Apprenticeship.

Further study opportunities
You will have the opportunity to apply for one of our Certificate III in Automotive programs. This course can lead to higher level studies at Certificate III in Automotive level. Further opportunities in the automotive industry may include Certificate IV or diploma level courses.

You need to have satisfactory literacy and numeracy skills and  be at least 15 years old when you apply.