Automotive

Drive a career in the automotive industry

Are you a hands-on problem solver keen to know how things work? Does machinery and all things technical get you revved up? The Automotive industry offers a wide range of exciting employment opportunities. Employment in the transport industry is set to increase in the NSW North Coast region in coming years and shortages of skilled labour mean job prospects are good.

With all the latest equipment including large automotive garages and experienced teachers, we offer a number of nationally recognised qualifications in the automotive industry to choose from.

Top 5 careers under Automotive

Product Assembler
Motor Mechanic (General)
Automotive Electrician
Driving Instructor
Panel Beater

What kind of students pursue this career?

  • Enjoy working with your hands
  • Good at maths
  • Enjoy physical work
  • Love cars, engines and machinery
  • Enjoy problem solving

 

Open up a world of opportunities in automotive

If you’re driven towards pursuing a career in the automotive industry, explore the categories below to find your area of interest. Our courses cater for a range of qualification levels so you can find your ideal course whether you’re an expert or a novice. 

Heavy Vehicle

Possible career outcomes:

  • Product Assembler
  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Heavy Vehicle Tyre Fitter

Heavy Vehicle  

Light Vehicle

Possible career outcomes:

  • Automotive Electrician
  • Driving Instructor
  • Mechanic's Assistant
  • Motor Mechanic (General)
  • Motor Vehicle or Caravan Salesperson

Light Vehicle  

Bicycles and Motorbikes

Possible career outcomes:

  • Bicycle Mechanic
  • Motorbike Mechanic

Bicycles and Motorbikes  

Automotive Systems

Possible career outcomes:

  • Airconditioning and Mechanical Technician
  • Automotive Electrician
  • Automotive Gas Fitter and Repairer

Automotive Systems  

Paint and Panel

Possible career outcomes:

  • Vehicle Painter
  • Panel Beater

Paint and Panel  

Hear it from current students & staff

Daniel

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Chris

Certificate III in Motorcycle Mechanical Technology

Pick a category & get started on a career in the automotive industry