Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation - NEC

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Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation

National Code: AUR20716

This Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation equips students with the skills and knowledge required to perform a limited range of tasks related to familiarisation and inspection of mechanical and electrical components and systems of cars, heavy vehicles. Also covers the skills and knowledge required to perform minor maintenance and repair of an automotive vehicle body. The range of technical skills and knowledge is limited.

This qualification level is intended to provide individuals with an introduction to the automotive industry as well as some of the basic skills needed. It is an appropriate level for an individual undertaking work experience, or in a probationary period in employment.

This qualification is particularly applicable to school-based studies as an entry-level pathway to employment

Employment outcomes related to this qualification includes:

  • Trades Assistant
  • Automotive service assistant
  • Vehicle service assistant

The duration to complete this competency based qualification is up to 12 months for Fee for Service Students.

This duration is proportionately increased for full-time, part-time and school based apprenticeship arrangements.

New England College flexible training model takes into account the learner’s skills and knowledge acquired through previous training and experience. This may lead to a reduction in the time required to complete this apprenticeship.

Fee For Service - $1,800


Certificate 3 Guarantee - Funded by the Queensland Government

Dependent on your concessional status, under the Certificate 3 Guarantee, you are required to contribute to the costs of your training through a co-contribution fee. New England College charges the following co-contribution fees for the courses we offer under the Certificate 3 Guarantee:

Concessional student co-contribution fee - $120 Non-concessional student co-contribution fee- $180

Once you have completed a Certificate III level vocational qualification under the Certificate 3 Guarantee program you will no longer be eligible for any additional government subsidised training.


Fee free for year 12 graduates
Year 12 graduates can access fee-free training in high priority areas. If they commence training with an approved training provider such as New England College within a year of leaving school.


Vocational Education and Training in Schools (VETiS)
Vocational education and training (VET) courses are available to students while they are still at school

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