Qualification details

AUR20820 - Certificate II in Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (Release 1)


Usage recommendation:
Supersedes and is equivalent to AUR20816 - Certificate II in Outdoor Power Equipment Technology 12/Nov/2020

Release Status:
ReleaseRelease date
1 1 (this release) 13/Nov/2020

Training packages that include this qualification


SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 899916 Mechanic's Assistant 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Automotive Service and Repair 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Outdoor Power Equipment Serviceperson 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 899916 Mechanic's Assistant 13/Nov/2020 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 13/Nov/2020 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 521 Certificate II 13/Nov/2020 
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Modification History



Release 1

This version first released with AUR Automotive Retail, Service and Repair Training Package Version 6.0

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a limited range of tasks in the outdoor power equipment retail, service and repair industry.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements


Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 16

8 core units , plus

8 elective units , of which:

  • all 8  units may be from the elective units listed below
  • up to 3  units may be from a Certificate II qualification or above in this Training Package or another endorsed Training Package or accredited course.

Elective units chosen must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the overall integrity of the AQF alignment, not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification, and contribute to a valid vocational outcome.

Core Units

AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace

AURAFA001 Use numbers in an automotive workplace

AURAFA002 Read and respond to automotive workplace information

AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace

AURETR006 Solder electrical wiring and circuits

AURETR115 Inspect, test and service batteries

AURPTE102 Inspect and service outdoor power equipment engines

AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

Elective Units

AURPTA101 Carry out pre-repair operations to outdoor power equipment

AURPTA102 Carry out minor adjustments to outdoor power equipment

AURPTA103 Service and repair rotary cutting systems

AURPTA104 Service and repair drum cutting systems

AURPTA105 Service and repair chainsaw cutting systems

AURPTA106 Inspect and service line trimming systems and components

AURPTA107 Service and repair post boring systems

AURPTA108 Service and repair post hole digging systems

AURPTA109 Service and repair reciprocating cutting systems

AURPTA110 Inspect and service pumping systems

AURPTA111 Diagnose and repair pumping systems

AURPTE103 Diagnose and repair outdoor power equipment engines

AURPTR101 Test and service 240 volt portable generators

AURTTF101 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems

AURTTX102 Inspect and service manual transmissions

Qualification Mapping Information

Supersedes and is equivalent to AUR20816 Certificate II in Outdoor Power Equipment Technology.


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