Trade up for a career in mechanical technology
This course will qualify you to overhaul, service and repair the mechanical parts of road transport vehicles such as the engine, transmission (clutch, gear box and differential) and the suspension systems (springs, steering, brakes, wheels and tyres). You will learn how to carry out diagnostic procedures; repair and service cooling systems; diagnose, test and repair basic electrical circuits and systems; fix steering and brakes, including hydraulic braking systems; inspect and repair diesel fuel injection systems and engine forced induction; and perform wheel alignments. The course is delivered in workshops, the classroom and in a simulated learning environment. Course details
Gold Coast - Ashmore
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Since I was a kid I always liked cars. My favourite thing I’ve learnt is engines. Engines are like the hearts of cars; they are very complicated and precise. TAFE Queensland gives us the opportunity to do practical placement in a real workshop. As a student here, you get to do lots of really great things rather than just sitting inside reading books.
Combine study with an amazing lifestyle
Diego, Diploma of Business and Commerce
After visiting Australia in 2012 Diego decided to come back to study business at TAFE Queensland. In the future, he hopes to continue these studies at university. He enjoys living on the Gold Coast and spends his spare time surfing, bike riding, and visiting the regions’ world famous theme parks.
Study Engineering at TAFE
Engineer your own future
Develop the practical and technical skills to design and draft various engineering applications and drawings for transport systems, pipelines, dams, bridges, high-rise buildings and plant, mining and industrial water and waste management facilities. Our courses will teach you how to set up machinery to enable the manufacture of engineering products, repair and replacing components, design and manufacture modifications to existing component parts, maintain plant and equipment, and construct and commission work