ProgrammeFull time - 6 months
Annual Fees(indicative 2017)
|Certificate in Foundation Studies Level 2 (Introduction to Automotive and Engineering) YG||Please Enquire|
Domestic Applications due
|Received all year|
International Applications due
|This programme is not available to international students|
|Christchurch - Ensors Road|
Vocational PathwaysManufacturing & Technology
For more information visityouthguarantee.net.nz/vocational-pathways
Youth Guarantee programmes are a great way to learn practial skills and gain a qualification. You can apply for these options if you're 16 to 19 years of age and no longer at school, or if you're planning on leaving school.
Gain an insight into an exciting career in both the automotive and engineering trades.
Apply and gain hands on skills in MIG welding, Collision Repair, machine and hand tool operation, general engineering tasks, balance and fit road wheels.
You will be awarded the NZQF credits for this programme.
If you're a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident and are between 16 to 19 years old, you can apply to study regardless of the qualifications you've achieved at school.
If English isn't your first language, you may be required to provide evidence of your English language skills. Refer to the Acceptable Alternatives Chart or contact us for an assessment.
To apply for this programme please complete:
- A Youth Guarantee application form
Further study can lead to employment in the engineering or automotive trades industries.
On completion of this programme you will have the opportunity to specialise in either Automotive Trades or Engineering. On successful completion of this programme you can continue with further study including:
- National Certificate in Automotive Level 3 (NC1421)
- Certificate in Engineering (Fabrication) Level 3 (CH3879)
- Certificate in Engineering (Welding and Structural Steel) Level 3 (CH3941)
- Certificate in General Engineering Level 3 (CH3962)
- National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Body) (Collision Repair or Refinishing) Level 3
|Unit / Achievement Standard Number||Unit Standard Title||Version No||NZQF Credits||Level 1 Credits||Level 2 Credits||Level 3 Credits|
|15408||Describe motor vehicle safe motoring requirements and general locations of systems and components||5||4||4|
|21722||Balance wheels off a vehicle in the motor industry||1||2||2|
|21869||Remove and replace road wheels in the motor industry||2||1||1|
|21671||Carry out general engineering tasks in the motor industry||1||4||4|
|21670||Demonstrate knowledge of general engineering tasks in the motor industry||2||3||3|
|247||Prepare a vehicle and/or machine for use and shutdown after use||9||2||2|
|21694||Mask a repair for priming; and prime, fill, and sand a repair in the motor body industry||1||3||3|
|21693||Demonstrate knowledge of power tools and equipment used in the motor body industry||1||2||2|
|21710||Fill and sand a repair in the motor body industry||1||1||1|
|9677||Participate in a team or group which has an objective||8||3||3|
|21683||Demonstrate knowledge of MIG welding in the motor industry||1||2||2|
|21684||Use a MIG welding plant in the motor industry||1||3||3|
|10781||Produce a plan for own future directions||4||3||3|
|21912||Apply safe working practices on an engineering worksite||2||2||2|
|2679||Join metals using the torch brazing and soldering processes||6||6||6|
|22923||Demonstrate basic engineering workshop skills under close supervision||2||12||12|
|26551||Provide first aid for life threatening conditions||2||1||1|
|26552||Demonstrate knowledge of common first aid conditions and how to respond to them||3||1||1|
|22926||Demonstrate knowledge of safety procedures in a specific engineering workshop||2||2||2|
|12349||Demonstrate knowledge of time management||3||3||3|