This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to paint, refinish, repair and maintain painted surfaces on range of automotive vehicles, recreational vehicles and other vehicles within the automotive industry. This qualification may also cover non-automotive which may include industrial machinery and tools.
WHAT JOB COULD IT HELP ME GET?
The AUR32416 Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are painting and maintaining painted surfaces on a range of vehicles and non-vehicle applications.
JOB ROLES RELATED TO THIS QUALIFICATION INCLUDE:
Vehicle Refinishing Technician
PATHWAYS INTO THE QUALIFICATION
There are no formal entry requirements for this course.
PATHWAYS FROM THE QUALIFICATION
Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40716 Certificate IV in Automotive Body Repair Technology* or other relevant qualifications.
*Please note Work Skills does not offer this qualification
WHAT NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED?
30 units of competency are required to complete this qualification within the specific requirements as set out below:
17 core units
13 elective units within the specific requirements as set out in the units of competency brochure
Work Skills delivers all qualifications and units of competency through blended learning, based on face-to-face and one-on-one training with a Work Skills trainer. This may also include utilising digital learning guides, videos, the internet and the Work Skills Online Learning and Assessment System, WOLAS. The learning may comprise of all or some of these methods. It will depend on location, the pace at which the student wants to learn and employer requirements. This is all negotiated at the first checkpoint meeting.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
If you’ve had lots of experience in this industry or similar in the past; you may be eligible for RPL.
Recognition of Prior Learning means that you don’t require training. Instead, you just need to be assessed on each unit. You will need to draw on all your past experiences so that you can demonstrate that you have already acquired the knowledge and skills. You may be eligible for some units through the RPL process whilst other units may require some training.