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Certificate IV in Automotive Body Repair Technology

AUR40712
Average Price: $6113
Average Duration: 1 Year

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge to become a Master Technician within the automotive body repair and refinishing sector. The range of technical skills and knowledge is proficient and leadership and supervision of others is expected.

Job roles and employment outcomes

This qualification is a post-trade level qualification in the automotive body repair industry.

It is designed for a Master Technician covering a range of specialised functions in the body repair industry.

  • workshop manager or master technician
  • workplace loss assessor adviser and or estimator
  • workplace technical adviser for panel and paint
  • group and team leader
  • workplace supervisor
  • customer service, internal and external
  • Application

    This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate IV in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies'

    79.6%

    Satisfied with the training
    68.5%

    Received job-related
    benefits from training
    Panelbeater (ANZSCO code 324111)
    Expected job openings
    Expected job openings are: below average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Below average
    16,600 persons were employed as Panelbeaters in 2014. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be between 5,001 and 10,000.
    Average weekly full time earnings
    Average weekly full time earnings are: below average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Below average
    Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Panelbeaters are: $1,000. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,152
    Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Panelbeaters visit Job Outlook

    Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Body Repair Technology are required to have completed an automotive Certificate III in one of the following disciplines, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

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  • AUR32212 Certificate III in Automotive Glazing Technology
  • AUR32312 Certificate III in Automotive and Marine Trimming Technology
  • AUR32412 Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology
  • This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

    1. ACT
    2. NSW
    3. NT
    4. QLD
    5. SA
    6. TAS
    7. VIC
    For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
    This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

    1. ACT
    2. NSW
    3. NT
    4. QLD
    5. SA
    6. TAS
    7. VIC

    For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

    To be awarded this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units of competency, consisting of:

    6 core units

    plus

    4 elective units, of which:

  • up to 4 elective units may be chosen from the elective units listed below.
  • up to 2 elective units may be chosen from a Certificate III qualification or above in this Training Package or another endorsed Training Package or accredited course, provided that the units chosen contribute to the vocational outcome of this qualification and do not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification.
  • Core units

    Unit code

    Unit title

    Common - Environment

    AURAEA4004

    Manage environmental compliance in an automotive workplace

    Common - Management, Leadership and Supervision

    AURAMA4005

    Manage complex customer issues

    Common - Loss Assessment or Repair Quoting - Body

    AURANN4001

    Prepare a vehicle repair quotation

    Vehicle Body - Technical - Body

    AURVTN3035

    Apply original equipment manufacturer repair procedures

    AURVTN4032

    Determine vehicle damage and recommended repair procedures

    Imported Units

    AURVNA005

    Inspect quality of vehicle repair work

    Elective units

    Unit code

    Unit title

    Electrical - Technical - Hybrid Vehicle and Battery Electric Vehicle

    AURETH3001

    Depower battery electric vehicles

    AURETH4011

    Deactivate and reinitialise power supply in hybrid electric vehicles

    Vehicle Body - Technical

    AURVTA3002

    Remove and replace supplementary restraint systems

    AURVTA3004

    Inspect vehicle systems and determine preferred repair action

    Imported Units

    AUMAMM001

    Influence and lead work groups in an auto manufacturing environment

    AURVNA003

    Review vehicle repair quotations

    AURVNA007

    Apply automotive mechanical and electrical knowledge to vehicle loss assessments

    AURVNA008

    Apply automotive body and paint knowledge to vehicle loss assessments

    AURVNN001

    Evaluate vehicle bodywork for damage and identify repair requirements

    AURVNP001

    Evaluate vehicle paintwork for damage and identify refinish requirements

    BSBREL402A

    Build client relationships and business networks

    BSBRKG304B

    Maintain business records

    BSBWHS401A

    Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

    BSBWOR401A

    Establish effective workplace relationships

    MSS403030A

    Improve cost factors in work practices

    PSPTRAN501A

    Provide specialist vehicle technical advice

    TAEDEL404A

    Mentor in the workplace

    TLIL4005A

    Apply conflict/grievance resolution strategies

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Automotive Workshop Manager
    Master Technician (Automotive)
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Automotive Industry
    Automotive Service and Repair
    Transport



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    Student outcomes for similar courses

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for similar courses 'Certificate IV in the field of Engineering and Related Technologies'

    56.8%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    31.6 %

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    47.7%
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Professionals
    11.7%
    Professionals
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    10.6%
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
    Average salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $63,900

    $52,100


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) - 94.2 90.7
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    90.8
    82.3
    7.9
     
    81.4
    50.3
    30.3
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    -
    -
    -
     
    2.2*
    10.3
    11.2
     
    8.2
    14.3
    10.1
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 79.6 87
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) - 68.5 68.9
    Received personal benefits from training (%) - 88.8 93.9
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 82.2 83
    Recommend the training to other (%) - 85.8 90.1

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Average salary (Full-time) ($) - 63 900 52 100
    Top Occupations (%):
    Technicians and Trades Workers
    Professionals
    Machinery Operators and Drivers
     
     
    47.7
    11.7
    10.6
     
    22
    18.5
    17.6
    Top Industries (%):
    Manufacturing
    Construction
    Mining
     
     
    37.1
    13.3
    10.6
     
    20.6
    13.4
    8.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 93.8 91.9
    Average salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 64 700 54 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 22.9 29.9
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 79.5 87.2
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 83.5 86.3

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 56.8 42.3
    Average salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 56 400 46 300
    Enrolled in further study ($) - 34.4 42.5
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 89.7 86.6
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 75.9 71.3

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
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    Manufacturing
    37.1
    Manufacturing
    Construction
    13.3
    Construction
    Mining
    10.6
    Mining