Issue 24, 4 October 2012


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VACC provider for ASA Mentor Advisor Program

VACC SDC contact - Clint Franzone 9829 1135

VACC is working in conjunction with Auto Skills Australia on the Federal Government’s funded Program "Building Australia's Future Workforce Package". 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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Training Events






Technical Courses


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


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.



Experienced in your trade but don't have the qualification?

VACC SDC contact - 03 9829 1126

VACC's trade certification, now delivered in partnership with Kangan Institute, is being offered to members for free until the end of 2012. VACC will provide Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) in a range of automotive areas including: light vehicle, heavy vehicle, paint and panel, auto electrical and motorcycles. Applicant must have industry experience and be an Australian citizen/resident.


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Enrolments closing - 9 October 2012

Oscilloscopes are now more than ever an essential piece of workshop diagnostic equipment. This has become the only tool to accurately and efficiently diagnose modern systems and components. The advantage of using an oscilloscope over conventional tools, even when testing basic circuits, is often overlooked.


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22 October - 1 November

Registrations for Work Safe Week 2012 are now open. With over 100 events across 15 locations all around the state, it’s the easiest way to stay up to date with all the latest to make the workplace safer and healthier, so why would you miss it.


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Getting started - think and do

VACC Auto Apprenticeships is now recruiting apprentices and school-based trainees to start in 2013. If you're waiting until you've finished off the year before kick-starting your career-there's no need!


Submit your application today, and VACC Auto Apprenticeships can help you ring in the new year with a new job in 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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