Automotive Servicing Technology – Certificate II

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of servicing operations on light vehicles, heavy vehicles and/or motorcycles within an automotive service or repair business.

HSC credit ATAR pathway
5-6 Yes

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of servicing tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

You will gain foundation skills to fuel your career as an automotive mechanic or heavy vehicle mechanic and develop the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of servicing operations on light vehicles and heavy vehicles, within a mechanical service or repair business.

Job roles can be Automotive Serviceperson - General or Light Vehicle.

Outcome on completion of your HSC

  • Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology AUR20520
    from AUR Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package.

  • Articulation into various higher level traineeships and apprenticeships in the Automotive industry.

  • A career path into the automotive industry.

Course delivery

  • On the job and off the job and can be delivered face-to-face, flexibly or mixed mode.

  • The SBT term is calculated in months from the date of commencement to 31 December of the HSC year.

Commitment required

  • Undertake a minimum of 130 days in paid employment plus the formal training to complete the qualification.

  • Undertake Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology as part of your HSC.

  • The employment and training can be undertaken during school time, after school and during school holidays.

How will you be assessed?

  • Both on the job and off the job through written tests, project work and practical exercises.

Course ATAR eligibility HSC unit credit

Automotive Servicing Technology


Between 5 and 6 units over two years towards your HSC for the formal training component (VET course).

Industry-based Learning course



This optional course recognises the significant work component involved in the school based apprenticeship.

The course offers an additional 4 units credit towards your HSC.

This HSC VET course does not contribute towards the calculation of the ATAR.

Download the course factsheet


  • Automotive

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  • Skills and Pathways
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