Hybrid and Battery Electric Vehicle - Short Course

More and more hybrid electric and battery electric vehicles (HEV/BEV) are coming into workshops around the state.

Ensure your workshop is ready to work on the next generation of vehicles by completing the MTA's introductory HEV/BEV course.

The automotive industry is currently experiencing rapid change with the increasing uptake of battery electric and hybrid electric vehicles (HEV/BEV).

And… as this technology only becomes more prominent, your workshop will need mechanics with the specialised skills to meet the service demands of the community.

Preparing your staff for this rapid change is critical to the future of your business!

Take the FIRST STEPS today towards preparing your business to meet the demands of the changing automotive industry.

Held over three-nights, this introductory course equips industry professionals with the skills to depower and reinitialise HEV and BEV systems, including a working competency of safe work practices, vehicle specific requirements, policies, procedures and more.

This short course is a must for businesses and staff wanting to upskill by gaining an introduction to the HEV/BEV technology and take advantage of working in this expanding market.


  • AURETH101 Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles
  • AURETH011 Depower and reinitialise hybrid electric vehicles

Participants who successfully complete the course will be awarded a Statement of Attainment.

All candidates that participate in this course need to demonstrate competency in:

  • Safe work practices
  • Electrical safety relevant to HEV and BEV
  • General principles of operation of HV and LV electrical systems relevant to BEVs
  • Applicable Commonwealth, state or territory legislation, regulations, standards and codes of practice relevant to working on BEVs
  • Components of LV and HV HEVs and their functions
  • Principles of electricity, including AC and DC
  • Vehicle-specific electrical requirements
  • Workplace policies and procedures, including quality, recording and reporting procedures relating to deactivating and reinitialising HEV power supplies in the automotive workplace

Course dates

30/05/2022 - 3/06/2022

1/08/2022 - 5/08/2022

5/09/2022 - 9/09/2022

10/10/2022 - 14/10/22

7/11/2022 - 11/11/2022

5/12/2022 - 9/12/2022

Please register your interest here.

Enrolment Information

Course costs:
$495 MTA members | $595 Non-members

Course schedule:
5.00pm - 9.00pm over three nights

Delivery mode:
Course comprising 50% theory and 50% practical activities with written and skills assessments.

There is a maximum of six attendees per course.

Course location:
MTA Training & Employment Centre, 3 Frederick Road, Royal Park SA 5014

Phone: 8241 0522
Email: mtatraining@mtasant.com.au

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