Department overview

Our supportive team of staff are focused on students’ well-being and learning requirements. Lecturers have extensive industry experience and lots of enthusiasm for the subjects they teach. Ongoing professional development is a big priority for us, so staff are continuously upgrading their knowledge and expertise in all aspects of their industry.

The Department of Transport Technology is committed to practice-based learning. For students this means they spend time doing: having experiences that represent current industry practice and exposure to technological advances.

Programmes and study path

Start with a programme that suits your qualifications and/or experience, then progress to a level that achieves your goals.
PROGRAMMELEVELDURATIONCAREER OPTIONS
Certificate in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering3Full-time for one yearApprentice mechanic, Apprentice mechanical engineer
Certificate in Applied Technology (Automotive Engineering)4Full-time for one year or part-time (day) options availableApprentice mechanic
Certificate in Applied Technology (Autotronics)4Full-time for one year or part-time (day) options availableApprentice auto electrician
Certificate in Applied Technology (Boatbuilding)4Full-time for one year or part-time (day) options availableApprentice boatbuilder, Apprentice boat refit and repair technician
Certificate in Applied Technology (Marine Engineering Systems)4Full-time for one yearApprentice diesel engine technician, Apprentice marine inboard/outboard technician, Apprentice power boat engineer, Small engine technician
Certificate in Applied Technology (Welding and Fabrication)4Full-time for one yearHeavy/light fabrication engineer, Welder
National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Electrical Engineering)4Part-time, ongoingAutomotive electrical engineer
National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Engineering)4Part-time, ongoingAutomotive engineer, Automotive technician, Heavy equipment technician, Powerboat engineer, Small engine technician
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Automotive Engineering7Full-time for three years or part-time (day) options availableCar design and building, Vehicle sales and service
Bachelor of Applied Technology - Marine7Full-time for three years or part-time (day) options availableMarine designer or draftsperson, Project manager

Staff