Certificate III in Automotive Manufacturing Technical Operations - Bus, Truck and Trailer

National ID: AUM30218
State ID: BEE4
Qualification level: Certificate III

Course is available at the following locations

Public
South Metropolitan TAFE

<h3>Build your career in vehicle construction and repair</h3>
<p>Vehicle construction and repair is a diverse trade requiring a broad range of skills. Vehicle Construction and Repair workers manufacture, modify and repair a wide range of purpose built heavy and light commercial vehicle bodies, trailers, chassis and components. These include buses, vans, tipping bodies, cabs, semi trailers, mining vehicles, heavy haulage, light vehicles, tankers, recovery vehicles and personnel carriers.</p>
<p>Trades people in this industry use a vast variety of materials such as steel, aluminium, sheet metal, plastic, fiberglass, wood, rubber, glass and box sections and channel. They will weld (gas metal arc and electric arc welding) fit, bolt, rivet and glue these materials as well as install axles, suspension, brakes, wheels, hydraulic, pneumatic, lighting and electrical systems as required. You will also learn to contribute to workplace relationships and processes, provide customer service and participate in improving workplace productivity.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li>prepare materials for fabrication using jigs/fixtures and manual processes</li>
<li>conduct mechanical cutting operations</li>
<li>perform various types of welding operations</li>
<li>mount and assemble components</li>
<li>modify or rectify chassis/frame and associated components</li>
</ul>

Course description

<h3>Build your career in vehicle construction and repair</h3>
<p>Vehicle construction and repair is a diverse trade requiring a broad range of skills. Vehicle Construction and Repair workers manufacture, modify and repair a wide range of purpose built heavy and light commercial vehicle bodies, trailers, chassis and components. These include buses, vans, tipping bodies, cabs, semi trailers, mining vehicles, heavy haulage, light vehicles, tankers, recovery vehicles and personnel carriers.</p>
<p>Trades people in this industry use a vast variety of materials such as steel, aluminium, sheet metal, plastic, fiberglass, wood, rubber, glass and box sections and channel. They will weld (gas metal arc and electric arc welding) fit, bolt, rivet and glue these materials as well as install axles, suspension, brakes, wheels, hydraulic, pneumatic, lighting and electrical systems as required. You will also learn to contribute to workplace relationships and processes, provide customer service and participate in improving workplace productivity.</p>
<h4>Gain these skills:</h4>
<ul>
<li>prepare materials for fabrication using jigs/fixtures and manual processes</li>
<li>conduct mechanical cutting operations</li>
<li>perform various types of welding operations</li>
<li>mount and assemble components</li>
<li>modify or rectify chassis/frame and associated components</li>
</ul>

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