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Automotive Refinishing Technology RPL

If you have a wide range of experience but haven’t completed your qualification for whatever reason, then you’re in the right place.

Course Overview


About The Certification

If you have a wide range of experience working in the Automotive Refinishing Technology but haven't completed your program for whatever reason, then you’re in the right place. Getting your Automotive experience and skills converted into a nationally recognised qualification is simple, fast and headache free! We will help you attain the right qualification and subjects you need for your Automotive Refinishing licence.

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Scope of work

The Automotive Refinishing Technology scope of work includes but is not limited to applying refinishing primers to vehicle surfaces, prepare and paint plastic and composite vehicle surfaces, de-nib, buff and polish vehicle painted surfaces, remove paint from vehicle painted surfaces, prepare vehicle spray painting equipment for use, apply basic colour matching techniques using vehicle paint codes, prepare and operate vehicle paint drying equipment and match direct gloss solid paint colour on vehicles or components.

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Experience Requirements

At least 2 years relevant industry experience in a wide range of Automotive Body Repair Technology with a licensed person.

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Regulatory Licensing Requirements

1) Be a 'fit and proper person'
Fair Trading will perform checks (including financial and police checks) to determine whether you are a fit and proper person.

2) Have the required qualification
Vehicle painters who paint motor vehicles need the following qualifications:

  • AUR32420 - Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology
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PROGRAM: Automotive Refinishing Technology


Automotive Refinishing Technology RPL

CAREER OUTCOME: Vehicle Spray Painter

PRICE:Price Beat Guarantee


Frequently Asked Questions

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    AUR32420 - Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology is a formal qualification aimed at individuals looking to pursue or advance their careers in automotive refinishing. The certificate covers essential skills and knowledge in areas such as surface preparation, color matching & final finish applications.

    Individuals who are keen on building a career in the automotive refinishing industry, whether they are new entrants or those with some experience seeking formal qualification, should consider pursuing the AUR32420 - Certificate III. This certificate is also ideal for automotive painters or technicians aiming to enhance their skills and expertise, and is also use for car detailing specialists and paint protection specialists.

    This depends on the educational provider you choose. For most non-RPL providers, the AUR32420 - Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology comprises both theoretical and practical components. Students will engage in classroom-based learning, hands-on training & workshops. The course covers various modules that dive deep into techniques, tools, safety procedures, and industry standards in automotive refinishing. For RPL providers, there is no classroom study. You would use your previous on the job experience to secure your Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology.

    Upon completing the AUR32420 - Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology, individuals can seek various job roles in the automotive refinishing sector. Potential positions include automotive refinisher, vehicle painter, paint technician, or even roles in automotive refinishing product sales and consulting and mobile car detailing or car paint protection industries.

    The duration of the AUR32420 - Certificate III in Automotive Refinishing Technology can vary depending on the training provider and the mode of study chosen by the learner. For non-RPL modes, it might range from 12 to 24 months, but accelerated courses such as RPL might be available for those seeking quicker completion.