2NAA

Level 2 Northtec Automotive Academy

Course Description

A combination of Level 2 and Level 3 unit standards that will allow students to progress into one of the following automotive roles:

  • Vehicle repair servicing
  • Motor industry apprenticeship
  • Further specialist apprenticeship

Student Profile:

  • Y12 and Y13
  • Career pathway in Automotive/Engineering

Programme:

  • 59 L2/L3 NCEA credits
  • February start, end of October finish (58 days)
  • Two days a week (Thursday and Friday) 
  • Students will be provided with all appropriate course materials

Qualifications:

  • Students who competently complete this course may be eligible to gain the Vocational Pathways Award for Manufacturing and Technology
  • An 80% attendance requirement will be essential to ensure students have the best chance of completing the programme

Interviews will start this Term 3 and 4 with the programme commencing February 2022.

To learn more about trades academy opportunities, see the Careers team.

Credit Information

Total Credits Available: 61 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 61 credits.

Assessment
Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits
UE Literacy Credits
Numeracy Credits
U.S. 229 v10
NZQA Info
Identify the general locations and functions of motor vehicle systems and main components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 247 v10
NZQA Info
Prepare a vehicle or machine for use, and shutdown after use
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 3856 v9
NZQA Info
Identify emergency procedures in the motor and related industries
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21668 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of cleaning automotive components
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21671 v2
NZQA Info
Carry out general engineering tasks in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21679 v3
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of interchanging and balancing wheels in the automotive industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21684 v2
NZQA Info
Use a MIG welding plant in the motor industry
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21685 v2
NZQA Info
Use the oxyacetylene welding process in the automotive industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21722 v2
NZQA Info
Balance a wheel off a vehicle in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21859 v2
NZQA Info
Select and use hand tools and workshop equipment for an automotive application
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 21869 v5
NZQA Info
Remove and refit road wheels on a vehicle
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 1
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30475 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of motor industry engineering tasks
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30476 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of tools and equipment used in the motor industry
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30477 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engines
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30479 v1
NZQA Info
Service an automotive cooling system
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30480 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems and engine coolant
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30517 v2
NZQA Info
Service a brake system on a vehicle or machine
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30518 v1
NZQA Info
Bleed a hydraulic brake system
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 2
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30556 v1
NZQA Info
Service an automotive battery
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30568 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of brake systems
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 4
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30570 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of welding in the motor industry
Level: 3
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
U.S. 30572 v1
NZQA Info
Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle or machine batteries
Level: 2
Internal or External: Internal
Credits: 3
Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Numeracy Credits: 0
Credit Summary
Total Credits: 61
Total Level 1 Literacy Credits: 0
Total University Entrance Literacy Credits: 0
Total Numeracy Credits: 0