Restore a classic Triumph Bonneville, or use cutting-edge technology to repair a Ducati Supersport as you step into the dynamic industry of motorcycle mechanics. Learn how to diagnose and repair mechanical parts and systems and acquire the practical skills and knowledge to become a qualified motorcycle mechanic.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Diagnose and repair ignition, charging and starting, and braking systems
Follow safe work practices
Test, charge and replace batteries
Inspect and service engines
Use and maintain tools and equipment
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Experience in simulated automotive workshops
Skills and knowledge to start your own business
Specialised knowledge to begin your career in motorcycle mechanics
This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
Check the campus page for requirements to take this course as an apprenticeship
This course may also be offered as a non-apprenticeship
Enquire today to discuss your eligibility
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Literacy and numeracy skills at a Year 10 level
A passion for motorcycle mechanic repairs
Problem solving abilities
The ability to work collaboratively and independently
A reasonable physical ability to complete manual tasks
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like:
Motorcycle Mechanics maintain, test and repair the mechanical parts of motorcycles.
Other jobs include: Automotive Motorcycle Mechanical Technician
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Certificate III in Motorcycle Mechanical Technology does not have any related courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Certificate III in Motorcycle Mechanical Technology qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 36 Units of competency, including 24 core and 12 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
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