According to the Australian Government’s Job Outlook service, demand for qualified mechanics (including diesel mechanics) grew strongly over the past five years with employers finding it hard to fill vacancies. Job openings are expected to remain steady in the near future with around 23,000 job openings expected over the next five years.
This course will give you the practical skills required to perform mechanical work on diesel engines, fuel systems, and electrical systems in the automotive service and repair sector. You will also learn how to diagnose faults using specialised testing equipment for service and repair.
Successful completion of this course will give you the knowledge and practical skills required to work as a diesel engine specialist. If completed as part of an apprenticeship, this course will also allow you to apply for a trade qualification.