Interested in learning how to manufacture, modify, and repair a wide range of automotives? Whether you’re after developing your skills in working with light commercial vehicles, or want to test yourself and work with heavy commercial vehicles, automotive manufacturing training might just be the right path for you.
The automotive industry’s constant advancements towards new technology ensures a dynamic, exciting career where every day is different, and no two days are the same, so if you’re passionate about building and repairing vehicles, this might be the perfect fit.
CR TAFE’s training programs are industry-focused, and skills-based, meaning that you’ll learn what’s relevant while gaining experience with hands-on training. With specialised training rooms, and state-of-the-art equipment, you’ll learn and develop functional techniques using modern, industry relevant tools. What’s more, our lecturers are industry experts, so you can rest assured that you’re learning essential skills that will make a great foundation for a flourishing career in automotive manufacturing. Our training programs will help you gain knowledge and the confidence that you need to excel in this industry - and you’ll have fun developing your skills as you go, too!
With our automotive design and manufacturing courses, our graduates have found themselves in positions such as:
- Light Vehicle Mechanical Technician
- Automotive Light Vehicle Tyre Fitter
- Automotive Heavy Vehicle Tyre Fitter
- Automotive Agricultural Equipment Tyre Fitter
- Automotive Salesperson
With over 300,000 Australians employed in the automotive industry, you’ll find that career opportunities in this area are within reach for skilled tradespeople who are committed to continuous learning.
Automotive Manufacturing Courses
Guaranteed work every 10,000 kms.Learn to service your own car or gain the skills to become an apprentice in the most in-demand automotive trade areas. Set yourself up for a career in an industry that's always in need of skilled workers.
Steer yourself towards a future in the Automotive industry.
This hands on entry level course will equip you to service your own car or gain the skills to become an apprentice in all the automotive trade areas, such as light vehicle mechanic, heavy and plant mechanic, panel beating, spray painting and automotive electrician.
Learn skills to carry out servicing operations, inspecting and servicing engines, steering and suspension systems, carry out repairs to single electrical circuits as well as maintaining workplace tools and equipment. You will also learn how to apply safe work practices and apply basic automotive troubleshooting processes.
Stop spinning wheels, start getting somewhere.Hit the ground running - gain the skills you'll need to work on tyres in the automotive retail, service and repair industries with light, heavy and agricultural vehicles.
Get some real traction within the automotive industry.
This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of tasks related to servicing tyres of motorcycles, light vehicles, heavy vehicles, agricultural vehicles, earthmoving and off-the-road vehicles in an automotive service and repair business.
The Certificate II in Automotive Tyre Servicing Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers who service the following vehicle tyres in an automotive service or repair business:
- light vehicles
- heavy vehicles
- agricultural equipment
After completing this qualification you'll also be able to apply for a Motor Trade Association of Western Australia (MTAWA) repairers’ certificate in tyre servicing.
Some things you'll learn:
- How to identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes
- How to use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
- How to select vehicle tyres, wheels and rims for heavy vehicles, light vehicles, agricultural machinery, earthmovers and off road vehicles
- How to balance wheels and tyres
- How to inspect and service braking, steering and suspension systems