Course Start Date
7.8 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
The nationally accredited Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology enables you to broaden your trade and be in demand as an automotive air conditioning specialist, in an industry of the future. Successfully complete this qualification and you can apply for your AAC02 Refrigerant Handling Licence and drive your career forward.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:
- Fit air conditioning to vehicles and machinery
- Repair electrical circuits and systems
- Trap, store and dispose of old refrigerant gases
- Modify existing systems and modernise older systems
- Repair faults in cooling, air conditioning, heating ventilation air conditioning (HVAC) or climate control systems
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:
- Advanced problem solving skills
- A superior eye for detail
- Flexibility and adaptability to changing workplaces
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course provides you with:
- A nationally recognised Certificate II qualification
- Eligibility to apply for your AAC02 Refrigerant Handling Licence that enables you to carry out automotive air conditioning service and repairs
- Automotive air conditioning serviceperson
GROW YOUR CAREER
This supplementary course takes your automotive trade qualification further.
Expand your opportunities further with the following specialist courses:
- Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
- Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology
- Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology
This course is superseded.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.
To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course.
This is a Part-Time Evening, face-to-face course. You will need to attend approximately 7.8 hours of class, over 2 nights a week, for 10 weeks.
You may also be required to complete approximately 1 hour of additional study each week outside of class hours, including private study and work experience.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who:
- are a qualified Motor Mechanic or Automotive Electrician holding a Certificate III Transcript/Certificate OR Hold a current trade licence in the afore mentioned qualifications.
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of tasks relating to servicing and repairing air conditioning components and systems of cars and heavy vehicles in an automotive service and repair business.
The completion of this qualification enables an individual to apply for an AAC02 - Refrigerant handling licence. This licence is governed by the Australian Refrigeration Council, which should be contacted for further information.
Note: Individuals who attain AUR20218 will be considered eligible to obtain the Automotive Air Conditioning Licence (AAC02) with a No Retrofit or Modify restriction as specified by the Australian Refrigeration Council. Students wishing to apply for a refrigerant handling licence are required to apply directly to the Australian Refrigeration Council. Please see the councils web site for further details. https://www.arctick.org/ TAFE NSW is not involved in the licencing process and does not issue licences.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
The way you learn may change during your enrolment to ensure the best learning experience or to keep you safe as COVID-19 restrictions change, and some of our face to face classes may change to online or virtual classroom learning. Also, to ensure that we keep you safe while studying, we may modify our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, there may be a modification or delay in the planned timeframe due to COVID-19 impacts. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.
This course is currently scheduled on Monday and Wednesday from 6.00pm to 9.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
|AURASA002||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace|
|AURETR012||Test and repair basic electrical circuits|
|AURETU003||Service air conditioning and HVAC systems|
|AURETU004||Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems|
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTA018||Carry out diagnostic procedures|
|AURAFA002||Read and respond to automotive workplace information|
|AURAFA003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace|
|AURETU002||Recover vehicle refrigerants|
|AURTTA004||Carry out servicing operations|
|AURTTK002||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURAFA001||Use numbers in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTC003||Diagnose and repair cooling systems|
Servicer and repairer of air conditioning components and systems of cars and heavy vehicles in an automotive service and repair business
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Mount Street & North Parade, Mount Druitt
Phone 131 601
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