Course aims:

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform and maintain the mechanical systems and components of light vehicles.  It is suitable for entry into the automotive service and repair industry.


Anticipated Course Outcomes:

On successful completion of this course students will qualify for Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology.


Future Pathways:

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to post-trade qualifications in sales, supervisory roles, training or business ownership associated with the automotive industry.  Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis.


Why automotive with us?

  • Outstanding facilities; a purpose built Automotive Centre
  • Industry trained staff.
  • Strong links with local industry, education and training sectors.
  • Easy access via public transport – Ringwood and Ringwood East Railway Stations, buses
  • Ringwood SC/Ringwood Training is the RTO – Registered Training Organisation

Course Duration:

Apprenticeship is nominal 4 years with 3 years of trade training component.

We offer day or block release, in consultation with the employer.



2018 Course fees:       (TO BE CONFIRMED)

Cost per student Student Services & Amenities Materials Tuition
Non Concession $200 $0.70 p/hour $3.50 p/hour
Concession $200 $0.70 p/hour $0.70 p/hour


For further information, contact:


Alan Platt, Automotive Coordinator: 9845 7567

E: [email protected]


Shayne van der Heide, Centre Manager: 9845 7561

E:  [email protected]  


Ringwood Training

3 Hill Street, Ringwood East,   Vic,   3135
Phone 9845 7560    Fax 9845 7566

Email: [email protected]