Automotive

The automotive industry continuously changes the way we work, live, travel and do business, and a career in this industry is challenging and varied.

Programmes

Courses

  • Automotive Brake, Transmission and Steering Systems

    • Code: AUTO.4114
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to diagnose and rectify faults in automotive brakes, wheel balancing, transmissions, suspension and steering systems....

  • Automotive Electrical and Ignition Systems

    • Code: AUTO.4113
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to diagnose and test for faults in automotive electrical and ignition systems....

  • Automotive Exhaust Systems

    • Code: AUTO.3113
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to be able to remove, replace and modify automotive exhaust systems, use oxy-acetylene gas welding equipment,...

  • Automotive Fuel Systems

    • Code: AUTO.4116
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand diesel and petrol fuel systems, determine new and emerging automotive technology and terminology,...

  • Automotive Fuel Systems and Exhaust

    • Code: AUTO.2007
    • Level: 2
    • Credits: 10
    • Location: Rotorua Trades Academy; Taupo Trades Academy; Tokoroa Trades Academy; Whakatane Trades Academy

    This course will teach students how to repair exhaust systems and perform minor diesel servicing tasks....

  • Automotive Mechanical Systems

    • Code: AUTO.2005
    • Level: 2
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua Trades Academy; Taupo Trades Academy; Tokoroa Trades Academy; Whakatane Trades Academy

    This course will cover the theory and knowledge of vehicle mechanical systems....

  • Automotive Plastics and Panel Repair

    • Code: AUTO.4111
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to complete a range of repairs to perforated metal corrosion on motor vehicle structural steel...

  • Automotive Refinishing

    • Code: AUTO.4112
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to paint vehicle panels in solid colour, two pack enamel and basecoat, two pack clearcoat,...

  • Automotive Tools, Equipment and Work Safety

    • Code: AUTO.3117
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with with the skills and knowledge to select and use automotive hand tools and equipment following safe automotive workshop practices. and...

  • Automotive Workshop Practices

    • Code: AUTO.3112
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to implement industry standards in a retail environment to provide customer service, maintain stock, identify components...

  • Cambelts and Vehicle Appraisal

    • Code: AUTO.4117
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to replace light vehicle cambelts, and complete a full vehicle service and appraisal. This course also...

  • Collision Repair Fundamentals

    • Code: AUTO.3110
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to carry out minor panel repair work on motor vehicles, including shrinking, metal finishing, filling,...

  • Engineer Operations and Servicing

    • Code: AUTO.4115
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo; Whakatane

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand the operation of 2- and 4-stroke petrol and diesel engines, disassemble and reassemble...

  • Essential Skills for Automotive Maintenance

    • Code: AUTO.2011
    • Level: 2
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia); Taupo

    The aim of this course is to provide students with essential skills and knowledge in automotive maintenance. Students will gain experience in pre-purchase inspections, and basic vehicle servicing, brake maintenance...

  • Introduction to Engineering, Welding and Fabrication

    • Code: MENG.2011
    • Level: 2
    • Credits: 15
    • Location:

    The aim of this course is to provide students with introductory skills and knowledge in engineering, welding and fabrication. Students will gain experience in handling and maintaining tools and equipment,...

  • MIG Welding and Panel Repair

    • Code: AUTO.4110
    • Level: 4
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua (Mokoia)

    The aim of this course is to provide students with the skills and knowledge to understand paint defects and the use of paint spray guns, use MIG welding equipment and...

  • Workshop Engineering - Gas Welding

    • Code: AUTO.2006
    • Level: 2
    • Credits: 15
    • Location: Rotorua Trades Academy; Taupo Trades Academy; Tokoroa Trades Academy; Whakatane Trades Academy

    This course will provide students with basic gas welding skills and general engineering skills....

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017