Comments about Certificate II in Outdoor Power Equipment - On Campus - Bendigo - Victoria
This course provides the off-the-job training required for a traineeship in outdoor power equipment. You will learn the knowledge, skills and applications required to begin a career working for businesses who service and repair outdoor power equipment including chainsaws, lawn mowers, pumps, generators, line trimmers and post hole diggers.
Before you begin your training, you will need to gain employment as an outdoor power equipment trainee, under a training agreement established with your employer and BRIT.
Certificate II in Outdoor Power Equipment
This course provides the foundation for an apprenticeship, or you may be eligible for work operating and maintaining outdoor power equipment.
The traineeship takes up to 12 months from the date of commencing employment, but training may not begin immediately.
Further Study Options
This course provides a pathway to Certificate III in Outdoor Power Equipment (Apprenticeship) for those seeking a trade qualification.
You will be assessed as part of this course.
15 units of competence are required to complete this qualification within the specific requirements as set out in the three areas below:
ONE The following units of competence are compulsory:
AURC270103A Apply safe working practices
AURT271781A Implement and monitor environmental regulations in the automotive mechanical industry
TWO 10 units of competence from the Technical Inventory which must include:
2 units of competence from the Outdoor Power Equipment cluster
THREE 3 units of competence from the Retail, Service and Repair or any endorsed training package that meet the needs of the enterprise
Typical Course Content (exact details may be obtained from the teaching centre)
AURC270103A Apply Safe Working Practices
AURC270688A Work effectively with others
AURC270789A Communicate Effectively In The Workplace
AURE218676A Test, Service and Charge Batteries
AURE218708A Carry Out Repairs to Single Electrical Circuits
AURP201570A Service Engines And Associated Engine Components (Outdoor Power Equipment)
AURP245171A Service And Repair Faults In Rotary Cutting Systems
AURP245371A Service And Repair Chainsaw Cutting Systems
AURP245671A Service And Repair Faults In Post-hole Digging Systems
AURP247670A Service Pumping Systems
AURT203170A Service Petrol Fuel Systems
AURT270278A Use and Maintain Workplace Tools and Equipment
AURT271781A Implement And Monitor Environmental regulations in the automotive mechanical industry
MEM5.12C Perform Routine Manual Metal Arc Welding
MEM5.50B Perform routine gas metal arc welding
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of your current qualifications and prior learning: BRIT has processes to give you credit for relevant units from your prior study, and to assess your prior learning against units in a course.