Issue 23, 24 August 2012


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Join VACC as we launch National Skills Week in Victoria

We invite you to join us, Auto Skills Australia and the Holden Race Team as we launch National Skills Week in Victoria next week.


Monday 27 August @ ACE in Docklands


Wednesday 29 August @ The Gordon in Geelong






Training Events






Technical Courses


Exhaust Gas Analysis

12/09/2012, 1 day, Cost: $295


Oscilloscope Waveform Interpretation

16/10/2012, 2 days, Cost $550


Regional Presentation ESP® - Warnambool

23/10/2012, Cost: $150


Regional Presentation ESP® - Mildura

15/11/2012, Cost: $150



Online, Cost $132

*Additional charges may be applicable for regional trade certification applications.


OHS - Compliance Courses

Initial 5days for HSRs, Supervisors and Managers

1day/week starts 13/09/2012, Cost: $935


Annual 1day refresher for Health and Safety Representatives

2/10/2012 Cost: $252


Environmental Compliance

Online, Cost: $99


First Aid


Business and Management**

Diploma of Management

5 workshops, intake all year round


Dual Certificate IV Frontline Management and Customer Contact

4 workshops, intake all year round

**Both course above attract government funding. For eligibility contact 9829 1140.


VACC is the Victorian provider for ASA's Mentor Advisor Program

(contact Clint Franzone on 03 9829 1135)

This project supports Australian Apprenticeship Advisors to provide specific information to potential Australian Apprenticeship candidates to help them make informed decisions in choosing the right automotive apprentice pathway.


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Bosch Regional Technical Presentation -

ESP® in Warrnambool

Members in Warrnambool and surrounding areas are invited to attend the VACC Bosch Regional Technical Presentation on Tuesday, 23 October 2012. The topic is Electronic Stability Control Systems (ESP®). Registrations for this evening close on Tuesday, 2 October 2012 so be sure to get in before then.


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AUR12 Addressing Industry Training Requirements

The Australian automotive service and repair industry is about to have national qualifications endorsed that accurately reflect workplace skills and training needs.


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Opportunities for advancement across all industry sectors as Automotive Electronic Master Diagnostic Technician

With current advancements in electromechanical and data bus networks that are computer monitored and controlled and now integrated in light and heavy vehicles, the future is an exciting one for young people entering the automotive industry.


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If you would like any information on our training offerings, please contact VACC SDC on 03 9829 1140 to speak to one of our team members or alternatively email us via info@vaccsdc.com.au.

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