The first step to an automotive apprenticeship starts here

Learn more about the automotive industry and gain experience in motor mechanics in this pre-apprenticeship course.

When you complete the Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology, you’ll be able to carry out a variety of vehicle repairs and servicing tasks with confidence.

During the course, you’ll learn practical skills in areas such as inspection and servicing of batteries, suspension systems, tyres, transmissions, drive assemblies, and braking and cooling systems.

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
8:30am – 4:00pm

Experienced teachers, who are experts in the field, will guide you through the program, which involves a combination of practical study and theory that is assessed at the end of each unit of competency.

While this nationally recognised qualification may lead to a motor mechanic apprenticeship, many students go on to study higher level courses before gaining employment.

The Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology can be completed over 10 weeks (four days per week) and students are able to enrol, commence and finish the course at different times throughout the year.

If you gain an automotive apprenticeship after finishing this course, the schooling component of your apprenticeship training may be reduced.

Once complete, you can develop your skills further with one of Chisholm’s Certificate III courses in the automotive field.

Course code
Delivery location
Dandenong, Frankston
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 10 weeks.
Start dates
31 January, 28 February, 26 April, 23 May, 18 July, 15 August, 26 September (Dandenong) 28 February, 23 May, 26 September (Frankston) 2022

Chisholm courses are subject to minimum and maximum group numbers. Courses may be cancelled or postponed if minimum numbers are not achieved by the start date of the course. Courses may close prior to the start date if the maximum numbers are reached. In that situation, eligible applicants will be offered a place in the next available intake.