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Automotive Taster

Entry levelYear 11 and over*
DurationOne day
Time8.45am–3pm
LocationG Block, Rotokauri Campus
Total cost $80 (GST inc) per student
Dates7 March 2022
23 May 2022
22 August 2022
31 October 2022
*Students will need to be at least 15 years of age to enter our trades workshops due to health and safety requirements.

What is it all about?

Are you interested in learning about the automotive industry? This taster day is a great pathway to our Automotive Engineering course and will give you a look into life as an automotive engineering technician.

Throughout this one day taster, our automotive tutors will lead you through an introduction to vehicle inspections and activities, including how to install tyres, check for brake wear, and basic vehicle servicing. You will also experience an inspection of a vehicle where you will identify the main parts of a car.

What to bring and/or wear?

Please wear comfortable clothing and enclosed footwear and bring morning tea, lunch, and a drink with you.

Note, if you have long hair, it must be tied back. Loose clothing, ballet flats, jandals, and sneakers are not permitted in the workshop.

Are you ready to book?

Students, please talk to your careers advisor as you need to book through your school.

Careers advisors, please book using this Booking Form.

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