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    The pioneers of Technical College of Fiji for Certificate II programme at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus on 13th of May 2016 with Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts.
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    The Hon. Minister for Education, Heritage & Arts at the graduation at Dr. Shaukat Ali Sahib Campus.
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COURSE INTRODUCTION

This Certificate II qualification recognizes the necessary skills base and knowledge required to work as an assistant automotive electrician. Persons who gain the qualification will have basic knowledge and skills to work as competent trade assistants in an industry setting.

The qualification comprises a list of compulsory standards required of a competent trade’s assistant. Holders of this qualification will be able to demonstrate a broad range of basic skills including:

  • Use tools and equipment in automotive electrical and electronics engineering operations
  • Perform basic testing procedures on automotive electrical and electronic systems
  • Describe motor vehicle safe motoring requirements and general locations of systems and components
  • Test an automotive electrical circuit
  • Identify functions of automotive lighting systems, rectify lighting faults, and adjust vehicle lamps
  • Apply quality assurance processes in the workplace
  • Demonstrate communications skills in the workplace
  • Communicate effectively in the workplace
  • Follow safe working practices on a workplace
  • Practice accountability in the workplace
  • Shut down and isolate machines and equipment
  • Apply safe working practices in the workplace
  • Access and apply technical information

The qualification comprises a list of compulsory standards required of an assistant tradesperson. Holders of this qualification will be able to demonstrate a broad range of basic skills including generic skills required for successful customer service as well as workplace communication and health and safety.

COURSE AIMS

The qualification is aimed primarily at persons already working in the automotive industry but shall also be useful for those wishing to pursue a career in this field of study.

TARGET GROUP

The target group for this programme will be:

  • Automotive electricians with minimal or no formal training
  • Automotive electrical enthusiasts
  • Automotive engineering vocational students
  • Secondary and High School leavers

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

A pre-requisite for entry for this qualification is Year 10 level education or ability to demonstrate some technical skills with basic literacy and numeracy.

CERTIFICATION

The qualification shall be awarded to persons who have gained all compulsory unit standards prescribed in the programme structure.

This qualification shall be awarded by the TCF in collaboration with FHEC standards on behalf of the Automotive Electrical and Electronics ISAC. Accredited providers shall comply with the internal and external moderation requirements as determined by the TCF and FHEC under Fiji Qualification Council.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE 

Trimester

TCF codes

Units

Level

Total CP

Certificate II  in Automotive Electrical Engineering

   

1

AEE0101

Perform basic testing procedures on automotive electrical and electronic systems

1

10.0

1

AEE0102

Service an automotive battery

1

4.2

1

AEE0103

Test an automotive electrical circuit

1

8.0

1

AEE0104

Shut down and isolate machines and equipment

1

3.0

1

GCU0102

Communicate effectively in the workplace

1

3.6

1

GCU0103

Describe requirements and expectations faced by employees within the workplace

1

3.0

1

GCU0104

Follow safe working practices on a workplace

1

3.0

1

GCU0106

Practice accountability in the workplace

1

2.0

1

GCU0107

Perform calculations for the workplace

1

3.0

1

CMJ0208

Apply safe working practices in the workplace

1

4.0

1

ITC0107

Basic concepts of information and communications technology

1

3.4

1

AME0103

Describe motor vehicle safe motoring requirements and general locations of systems and components

1

5.0

1

GCE0101

Plan the method of carrying out a job in the workplace

1

3.0

Total Level 1

 

55.2

3

AEE0201

Identify functions of automotive lighting systems, rectify lighting faults, and adjust vehicle lamps

2

7.8

3

AEE0202

Apply quality assurance processes in the workplace

2

4.0

3

ECM0201

Demonstrate communications skills in the workplace

2

5.0

3

AEE0203

Use tools and equipment in automotive electrical and electronics engineering operations

2

8.8

3

AEE0205

Access and apply technical information

2

4.4

3

AME0207

Identify, remove, and replace exterior engine components in the motor body industry

2

6.4

3

AME0206

Explain the operation of two and four stroke petrol and diesel engines

2

5.8

3

AME0203

Check a four stroke petrol engine for condition using hand held test equipment

2

5.8

3

AEE0206

Demonstrate knowledge of protecting vehicle electronics in the motor industry

2

4.4

 

Total Level 2 

52.4

2

AEE0200

Industrial Placements

56.0

Total credit points Automotive Electrical Engineering

163.6

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