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Automotive Taster

Entry levelYear 11 and over*
DurationOne day
LocationThe Hub, Rotokauri Campus
Total cost $85 (GST exc) per student
Dates11 March 2024
25 March 2024
27 May 2024
*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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