0755 265900 [email protected]

Study Heavy Diesel Mechanic

Get your hands dirty and get ready for a great career! A diesel mechanic inspect, keep up and repair diesel engines for car dealerships, private garages, repair shops and mining companies.

Course Overview 

Diesel engines are known for their hard work, and because of that are found in hard working vehicles like buses, large trucks, boats, bulldozers, dump trucks, cranes, and even some light duty trucks and cars. Diesel engines are different from gasoline powered engines, and have different needs and requirements when being serviced. Diesel mechanics deal with everything from routine oil changes to full engine rebuilds.

Diesel mechanics have to understand the vehicles electrical system, engine, and all of its working parts. They are familiar with the mechanical and technical, using diagnostic computer software on some advanced vehicles to identify the issues.

Certificate

Course Duration

24 months

Intake Dates

January and July

Locations

Gold Coast and Brisbane 

Cost

$9,000 – $11,000 per year

The Course Details

Graduates will be qualified tradesperson in the automotive industry. Graduates will be skilled in many aspects of mechanics including:

 

  • Engines.
  • Maintenance and services procedures.
  • Workplace safety.
  • Tools and equipment.
  • Service brakes, cooling system, fuel system.
  • Service batteries.
  • Electrical fundamentals.

Job Forecast & Career Information:

  • Full time motor mechanics earn an average of $1000 per week.
  • Employment for this occupation rose strongly in the past five years, rose slightly in the long-term.
  • Motor mechanics have a very high proportion of full-time jobs (94 per cent).
  • The average hours worked by a motor mechanic in Australia are 41 hours per week.
  • Most diesel mechanics work for a dealership, garage or in the maintenance for large mining or civil works companies.

Common Course Requirements:

  • Must have graduated year 10 in home country.
  • Must have a minimum of IELTS 5.5 overall.
  • This course may include 360 hours of vocational placement.

Education Pathways

Note: It is never recommended to undertake study for the sole purpose of trying to gain a visa to Australia.
Graduate Visa - Pathway To Aus

Graduate Visa

The Graduate Visa (Subclass 485) allows recent university or certain vocational graduates to remain in Australia and work after their studies have finished.

Get in Touch

Contact Information

Phone 0755 265 900
Skype: pathwaytoaus
Email: [email protected]

Offices

Gold Coast Office
2575 Gold Coast Highway, Mermaid Beach, QLD, 4215

Adelaide Office
Level 5 Tower 2 /121 King William Street – Adelaide 5000

Consult with Our Agents

Book a consultation to receive professional advice from one of our experienced Registered Migration Agents.