Possible job roles include Panelbeater, Heavy Vehivle Body and Chassis Repair Technician and Vehicle Body Restorian Technician.
Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.
Qualifications & Skills Covered
Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology
While the traditional skills of panel repairs, welding, metal shaping and forming are incorporated in the course, the specialised areas of major structural damage repairs, welding of aluminium and high-strength steels, use of computerised chassis aligners and the techniques of bonded panels and composite materials are also covered. These skills are also used in specialised areas of the body repair industry which deal with the restoration and modification of historic, classic and modified vehicles. 16 core units plus 14 electives.
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.
of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
* 2017 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings