Diploma of Automotive Management


Total Duration

39 Weeks

(31 weeks Tuition + 8 weeks Break)


NSW | QLD Campuses (AIBT)


(*Not including Non-Tuition Fees)

Tuition Fee - OffShore Int Student: $10,350 *

Tuition Fee - OnShore Student Visa Holder: $9,000*

Total Materials Fee $1,125

The Diploma of Automotive Business Management is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing management roles in the automotive industry.

Important – Pre-Enrolment Information:

Prior to enrolment, it is a mandatory requirement for students to complete the Student Pre-Enrolment Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) Form.  After receiving and reviewing the form a consultation with our Enrolments Team, Sales Manager or Sales Agent will be scheduled where you will be provided with all the relevant course information to help guide you into making a formal decision.

More information on Student Pre-Enrolment and Application Process is available on the ‘Get Started’ Tab on our website homepage www.aibtglobal.edu.au

Please note:

  • Prior to commencement of practical work within our Edison Engineering Workshops, students will be required to complete – HLTSAID003 – Provide first aid. AIBT will provide training of this unit at no additional cost to students and on completion will issue students with a Statement of Attainment for HLTSAID003 – Provide first aid.
  • Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome
  • This qualification will only fulfil the academic requirements, not a licensed trade qualification.
  • Each state and territory has different requirements in relation to Australian context gap training and electrical authorisation for the licensed occupation of Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic. For more information please visit: The Australian Refrigeration Council Ltd (ARC)
  • Practice in workplace and during training is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety
National Code:
CRICOS Course Code:
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:


In Class / Edison Workshop

Training Facilities:

Edison Workshop (NSW)
Unit 7, 9A Foundry Road
Seven Hills NSW 2147

Edison Workshop (QLD)
Unit 7, 27 Selhurst Street
Coopers Plains Qld 4108

A variety of assessment methods form part of this course including written assignments, presentations, portfolios of work, role plays and projects.
Intake Dates:

AIBT – from 7th October 2019 and then monthly intakes from November 2019 onwards.

Awarded by

Brighton Pacific Pty Ltd T/A Australia Institute of Business and Technology (AIBT)

RTO Code 41138 | CRICOS: 03430J

Packaging Rules:
Total number of units = 12
6 core units
Plus 6 elective units

Handling Fee (Administration Fee for Assessment)
$200 – Onshore / Offshore Students
$900 – Onshore / Offshore Students with a dependant/family
Placement Fees
Before commencing placement within Diana School of Community Services and Fauchard School of Dental Sciences, students will be required to obtain mandatory documents at their own expense.
Students will be notified via email on when to obtain these documents. More information on these mandatory required documents can be identified on each individual course page on our website. Dental students are required to pay an additional fee for placement.
International students must have adequate health insurance while in Australia. It is a condition of your visa that you have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSCH) for the full duration of your student visa. Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is insurance to assist international students meet the costs of medical and hospital care. You can organise your own OSHC or we can assist you, as AIBT/ AIBT-I has an agreement with Bupa, one of Australia’s major health insurance providers. For more information, please visit their website: https://www. bupa.com.au/
Under 18’S Fees
We are partnered with Australian Homestay Network (AHN) – Australia’s Largest Homestay provider. The homestay fee includes 3 meals and all amenities and may cost up to $350/week. Please visit https://www.homestaynetwork.org/students/pricing/ for more information about our prices in each campus location.
Materials Fee
Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and/or services provided by AIBT / AIBT-I to be used by students in the course of training. Examples are trade tools, class materials, safety wear, uniforms, stationery and excursions. Please refer to Materials Fee for this qualification below.

Total Materials Fee – $1,125

Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and / or services provided by AIBT to be used by students in the course of training.

The Materials Fees in this qualification include:

  • Trade tools
  • Class materials
  • Printing
  • Stationery
  • Safety wear
  • Uniforms
  • Excursions

Core Subjects

Manage environmental and sustainability best
practice in an automotive workplace
Manage complex customer issues in an
automotive workplace
Contribute to planning and implementing
business improvement in an automotive
Manage budgets and financial plans
Manage people performance
Ensure a safe workplace

Elective Subjects

Determine retail rates for automotive products
and services
Lead and manage team effectiveness
Manage quality customer service
Prepare financial reports
Manage relationship with franchisor
Manage operational plan 
Please note all electives are pre-selected by AIBT.
For more information on the course content, visit  https://training.gov.au/training/details/AUR50116

Entry requirement:

Academic requirement:

Successful completion of Australian year 12 or equivalent with satisfactory completion of mathematics and physics.

Completion of AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology or AUR30316 Certificate III Automotive Electrical Technology

English requirement:

A minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent is required.

International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

There are no pre-requisites required for this qualification.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Simulated Work Environment

AIBT provides 460 hours per year of unpaid simulated training within our Edison Engineering workshops and Engineering Rooms.

Simulated training is not equivalent to vocational placement.

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a Diploma of Automotive Management (AUR50116), and a transcript of academic record. Learners that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

Business Manager

Automotive Warehouse Manager 

Dealership Manager

* Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome.


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