AUR20220 Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding

Overview

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of tasks related to servicing and repairing air conditioning components and systems of cars and heavy vehicles within an automotive service and repair business. This course is aimed at people with previous experience/qualified in the automotive industry looking to obtain an air conditioning licence. The completion of this qualification enables an individual to apply for an AAC02 - Refrigerant handling licence - qualified persons (Automotive air conditioning licence: 2 years).

Careers

Automotive air conditioner technicians work in a range of fields, including light vehicle, automotive electrical, heavy vehicle, and mobile plant and equipment.

Pathways

Further training opportunities, after successful completion of this qualification, include Certificate III in Automotive Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology and Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered classroom based.

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals. Course is aimed at people with previous experience/qualified in the automotive industry looking to obtain an air conditioning licence. Qualified people working in the automotive industry looking to gain formal qualifications/licence for air conditioning. The completion of this qualification enables an individual to apply for an AAC02 - Refrigerant handling licence - qualified persons (Automotive air conditioning licence: 2 years). Students are already very experienced/qualified technicians employed in the industry and may have credit transfers/RPL from qualifications that has reduced the duration of this course for this particular cohort. Experience/qualification in the automotive industry will also reduce the time taken to complete units. Students will have higher-level knowledge and skills from previous experience/qualifications.

Expected Time to Complete

6 Months

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace 25 $30.00
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace 20 $24.00
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits 40 $48.00
AURETU103 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems 25 $30.00
AURETU104 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC components 35 $42.00
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies 20 $24.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AURAFA103 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace 20 $24.00
AURETR006 Solder electrical wiring and circuits 20 $24.00
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles 15 $18.00
AURETU102 Recover vehicle refrigerants 10 $15.00
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations 20 $24.00
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems 20 $24.00
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems 20 $24.00
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines 20 $24.00
AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace 20 $24.00

Course Assessment

  • Observation and oral questioning
  • Practical task
  • Written task
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

2021
Government Subsidised $1,362
Concession $553
RPL Government Subsidised $611
RPL Concession $122
RPL Self-funded $917
Self-Funded $1,667

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
Student Withdrawal and Refund of Course Fees Procedure

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Intake Campus Course Details
2021 July Mildura Campus Part Time, Classroom Based, Semester 2