Learn how to undertake essential small engine maintenance.
This course is offered at various locations - please refer to the intakes listed below.
|2018 Intake date/s||Location|
|08-09 March||Bundaberg Training Hub|
|31 May - 01 June||Bundaberg Training Hub|
|02 - 03 July||Mareeba Trade Training Centre|
|09 - 10 August||Bundaberg Training Hub|
*Short course schedule is subject to change without notice. Please contact us to confirm locations and times.
Future intakes will be added periodically. Check back regularly for updates or contact us if you are interested in this course.
COURSE & FEE STRUCTURE
Participants will learn how to undertake operational maintenance of small engines including:
- select and prepare tools and equipment
- carry out lubrication
- basic servicing
- conduct basic diagnostic tests
- report simple faults
- tag out serious faults
- collect, remove and recycle /dispose of wastes, and
- maintain records of engine maintenance.
Our small engine maintenance course is delivered under the AHC21216 Certificate II in Rural Operations qualification and is primarily targeted at students who already have some small engine experience. If a student is new to the industry (and specifically – new to small engine maintenance), then we will send workbooks / online exercises to the student prior to their practical skills application and assessment session. The student will need to complete this fundamental theory work before their practical session.
|Fee-For-Service (FFS) fee rate||$285 per person|
*Prices may vary if a short course has additional requirements including, but not limited to, specific venue hire, catering requests, travel beyond one (1) hour from any QATC college or training hub, or if enrolment numbers are not expected to meet the usual minimum quantity of participants. If a given short course has a price that varies from above, it will be specified separately against that intake.
This short course contains employability skills. Following completion of this short course, successful participants will receive a Statement of Attainment. This training could lead to further studies in Rural Operations.
Long work trousers, a long sleeved work shirt and steel cap boots are mandatory dress for this course.
What to bring
Participants need to bring lunch, water, morning and afternoon tea. Please note that lunch and morning tea may be available for purchase as set out in the 'Schedule of accommodation fees' on our Policies page.
UNITS OF STUDY
Undertake operational maintenance of machinery
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to undertake operational maintenance of machinery.
All work must be carried out to comply with workplace procedures, work health and safety requirements, manufacturer’s specifications and sustainability practices.
This unit applies to individuals who work under general supervision and exercise limited autonomy with some accountability for their own work. They undertake defined activities and work in a structured context.
No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements are known to apply to this unit at the time of publication.
(Source: training.gov.au as at August 2017)
All information quoted is current at the date of publication. This information is applicable for Australian citizens or permanent residents only.
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Prospective students should contact QATC to ensure the information they are viewing about this training is still current.
Depending on training requirements and personal circumstances, students may be eligible for financial support, course funding or fee subsidies from government initiatives. For more information, refer to individual course pricing and the QATC Fees and Funding page.
Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges (QATC) is a Registered Training Organisation. RTO 31258