Are you re-fitting child safety seats correctly?

Include child safety seats on your service checklist – ensure your staff are properly trained.

Empower your staff – make client satisfaction a certainty through effective training

·         Interactive training for maximum results

·         Face to face training with an expert in the industry.

Who is doing the training? The training is provided by the Australian Child Restraint Resource Initiative (ACRI).

How long is the training? Training consists of three hours after work.

What’s the price? $285.00

Please note: this course is designed to give technicians the skills and knowledge to re-fit a child safety seat following its removal from the vehicle. 

Please email to register your expression of interest in Child Restraints Training to: info@vaccsdc.com.au 

Enhancing Customer Experience - Currently taking enrollments for 2020

A great leadership, career and personal development course that builds customer loyalty. EVERY aspect of your business will be enhanced beyond anything you could ever expect in this course.

Receive concentrated training and unlock the potential of your business by:

  • Learning guaranteed sales and service management success techniques from the best in the business
  • Interactive training for maximum results
  • Face to face training with an expert in the industry.

This course is designed for individuals and teams in the Automotive industry.

Workshop 1  - Attitude and measuring Customer Experience
Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Registration Form 

Workshop 2 - Developing interpersonal relationships and dealing with difficult customers 
Wednesday, 4 March 2020
Registration Form

Workshop 3 - Communication Skills
Wednesday, 18 March 2020
Registration Form

Please send registration forms to: info@vaccsdc.com.au 

Automotive Air Conditioning Training - 2019 classes booked out! 

Beat the heat, last chance to register for February 2020! 

This course involves service, repair and diagnosis of air conditioning systems fitted to light vehicles, plant and equipment and heavy vehicles.


To determine if you are eligible to undertake this course, you are required to have a completed qualification in one of the following trades:

• Light Vehicle
• Heavy Vehicle
• Auto Electrical

Evidence required must include either a certificate, trade paper or certificate of proficiency.

You will be enrolled into the following two units:

AURETU003 - Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETU004 - Diagnose and repair air conditioning & HVAC systems

​Numbers are limited; if you miss out, then you will be offered the next available course. All SDC courses must meet minimum participant numbers before they will run.

Questions? Please contact the Skills Development Centre on 03 9829 1130.

Please submit your expression of interest to:  info@vaccsdc.com.au

AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management

Submit expression of interest for 2020 

The AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management is a nationally recognised qualification aimed at business owners, managers, supervisors or team leaders who aspire to grow and acquire critical management skills in the automotive industry. 

Phone 03 9829 1130 for your individual cost.

Training Complaints Hotline - 13 38 73

Although the large majority of providers are doing the right thing, there are still a small number who are taking people for a ride.

If you have had a first-hand experience with such a training provider, or been aggressively approached by people selling courses, get their business card, write down names, business details, phone numbers, email addresses, collect any flyers and contact the Training Complaints Hotline. Better still, before making a complaint why don't you give the Skills Development Centre a call so that we can assist you in registering your complaint to ensure you get a satisfactory outcome.

Click here for more information about the Hotline.