AUR50216 - Diploma of Automotive Technology

Apeiro Institute

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0101707

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


Diploma of Automotive Technology qualification at APEIRO Institute reflects the role of individuals who diagnose, analyse, evaluate, design and modify vehicle systems in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Career Outcome

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Automotive Diagnostic Technician
  • Automotive Technician
  • Service Technician

Recognition Of Prior Learning(RPL)

An application can be made for RPL if you believe that you have already gained the necessary skills and competencies through work or previous learning. An RPL application form is available upon request and you will be required to provide supporting documents. The application will be processed and an assessment made in accordance with the APEIRO Institute RPL and AQF Recognition Policy and Procedure.

Duration: 26 Weeks inc 2 weeks holidays.
Classes are rostered for 2½ days per week (20 hours per week) + Self directed study

What Next

Successful completion of Diploma of Automotive Technology may give the opportunity to a learner to further their education to Bachelor of Engineering (Automotive Engineering). Candidates wishing to proceed to further their education in an Australian University will be advised to contact the University directly for Enrolment Purposes.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
5,000 Per Year
Read more5,000 for the entire course; Materials Fee: 600; Enrolment Fee: 250
Expected Nov 2023 26 weeks
Read more26 Weeks inc 2 weeks holidays.

Full time
Melbourne Campus
7 Joyce Street
Melbourne Victoria 3171

Entry criteria

  • Must be 18 years or above AND
  • Completion of Australian Year 12 or equivalent AND
  • Completion of an automotive Certificate IV qualification in either Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis OR Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Hauling, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency AND

  • IELTS Academic Test Score of atleast 5.5 or Equivalent


Apeiro Institute
Perth Campus
Level 1, 10, Victoria Avenue
Perth Western Australia 6000
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