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Get moving for a career in the Automotive industry

Take your place among the industry's future lead mechanics by choosing a TAFE Queensland Gold Coast course in the automotive trade.

When you study a certificate in automotive mechanics at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast, you'll receive hands-on, practical Automotive industry training. You will learn to service and repair the mechanical parts of vehicles such as the engines, transmission (clutch, gear box and differential), and suspension systems (springs, steering, brakes, wheels and tyres). If the open water is more your passion, take on an apprenticeship as a Marine Craftsmen or Mechanic.

Many Automotive courses at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast are delivered as apprenticeships. An apprenticeship through TAFE Queensland Gold Coast provides you with a nationally recognised practical qualification and is an investment in your long-term potential for employment.

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What career opportunities are available:

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Automotive graduates are employed in the following roles:

    • Heavy diesel mechanic
    • Motor mechanic
    • Automotive electrician

 

  • Mobile plant technician

Major industry employers

  • Ford Australia
  • Holden
  • Mack Trucks
  • Paccar Inc.
  • Toyota

Five reasons to study Automotive with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast

  • TAFE Queensland Gold Coast Automotive courses have been developed with industry professionals, and provide students with the skills to successfully gain employment in this industry.
  • Many Automotive courses at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast are delivered as apprenticeships.
  • Your apprenticeship is an investment in your long-term potential for employment.
  • You will get hands-on experience and earn money while training.
  • Your will develop job skills and learn from industry experts.

Did you know

  • There is an increasing demand for skilled automotive mechanics in many areas of industry.