UNIT GROUP 4215 VEHICLE BODY MAKERS
VEHICLE BODY MAKERS manufacture and repair prototype production units and specialised vehicle bodies, such as buses, fire engines and caravans.
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.
- constructing framework sections in metal, wood, fibreglass or substitute materials using stretching and shrinking machinery and welding equipment
- bolting, screwing, riveting or welding sections together to form complete frameworks
- cutting and shaping panels of sheetmetal, aluminium or reinforced plastic and attaching to frameworks using hand and power tools
- altering assembly line vehicles to special requirements