To be awarded the Certificate I in Automotive, competency must be achieved in seven (7) units of competency.
two (2) core units of competency
five (5) elective units of competency, as specified below:
up to five (5) elective units of competency from Group A
a maximum of two (2) units of competency available in this Training Package, other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses, where those units are aligned to Certificate I and II qualifications
a maximum of four (4) elective units of competency may be selected from units aligned to Certificate II qualifications.
The following units of competency must not be used together when achieving this qualification:
Core units of competency
Complete the following two (2) units of competency.
Apply safe working practices
Identify environmental regulations and best practice in a workplace or business
Group A - Elective units of competency
Complete up to five (5) units of competency from the following lists.
Remove and tag automotive electrical system components
Test, service and maintain battery storage systems
Remove and replace electrical/electronic units/assemblies
Service, maintain or replace batteries
Outdoor power equipment
Service line trimming systems and components
Remove and tag engine system components
Remove and tag steering, suspension and brake system components
Remove and tag transmission system components
Carry out workshop practice activities
Carry out servicing operations
Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
Remove and tag vehicle body system components
Remove, replace and realign bolt-on panels, sections and fittings
Remove and replace mechanical units/assemblies
Carry out masking procedures
Prepare vehicle components for paint repairs
Carry out sewing repairs and alterations
Wash/clean vehicle body and door cavities
Clean and finish vehicle interior trim and seats
Remove and install rear vision mirrors
Up to two (2) relevant units may be selected from this Training Package, other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses, where those units are aligned to Certificate I and II qualifications.