Are you a qualified mechanic looking to up skill your knowledge?  Do you want to be able to service and repair automotive air conditioning systems?

From our automotive air conditioning course you can gain the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of tasks related to servicing and repairing air conditioning systems.

You’ll learn how to diagnose and repair cooling systems, how to inspect and service both engines and fuel systems, how to test and repair electrical circuits and how to install basic ancillary electrical systems and components.  

National Code AUR20216
Study Areas Automotive & Driving Instruction
Study Level Certificate II
Study Type Local
Study Mode

FT: 4 days

Course Type Victorian TAFE Course
Campuses Box Hill Campus​​

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
Free TAFE^ $0.00
Gov. Subsidised - Standard $1,323.00
Gov. Subsidised - Concession $265.00
Full Tuition Fee $4,878.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $316.00
Retain Course Items*** No fee applies

^ This course is on the 2019 Free TAFE list - find out more.

* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments

You can enrol throughout the year

Full time: 4 days (Monday - Thursday)

Box Hill

You must have:

  • a Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Light Vehicle or
  • Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology and 
  • evidence of substantial automotive industry experience


To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs the Institute and CAE will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

Successful completion will enable you to apply for further courses in automotive to further your industry skills and knowledge.

Direct entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 2

After successful completion, you may wish to apply for a range of roles such as automotive air conditioning serviceperson.

Completion of 13 units, 7 core units and 6 electives.

Last updated: February 18, 2019 02:10pm