Flexicentre Short Course Programs
Short courses are delivered each week of the school term, please see below a summary of the Short
Course fees and outcomes for students who participate:
LEARNERS PERMIT - $130.00 (including GST)
The Flexicentre Motor Vehicle Learners Permit course provides students with 3 days of driver and vehicle awareness training that includes road rules and regulations, understanding traffic patterns and weather and situational awareness in a range of settings.
Students participate in mock testing, scenario based learning exercises and group work in completing a fully accredited South Australian Learners Permit.
Eligible students will complete all required testing in line with Service SA standards, and can obtain their South Australian Learners Permit from Service SA upon successful completion of the program.
TYREFITTING - $420.00 (including GST)
Flexicentre tyrefitting training provides students with 3 days of practical hands on experience with a range of tyres, rims and other equipment. Students focus on tyre types, balancing and alignment, appropriate repair and maintenance techniques, and develop an understanding of driving and vehicle compliance requirements. Students receive 3 modules from the current Certificate I Automotive package including;
· AURLTJ2002 - Remove, inspect, repair and fit tyres and tubes
· AURLTJ2003 - Remove, inspect, and refit light vehicle wheel assemblies
· AURTTJ2001 - Balance wheels and tyres
and are recognised as fully qualified tyrefitting specialists through Bridgestone Australia on completion, with successful students eligible to apply for paid employment through any tyre reseller across Australia.
Students who successfully complete either of these courses may also be eligible for 10 SACE credits from their home school through Stage 1 Community Learning, where applicable.
The Flexicentre is located at Montgomery Road Kilburn (the old Kilburn Primary School) and there are the following public transport options:
TRAIN: Kilburn Train Station is on the Gawler Line and is a 5 minute walk from the Flexicentre.
BUS: Bus Stop 22 on Churchill Road Kilburn. There are 4 bus routes that travel along Churchill Road:
Route 235 - Kilburn to City
Route 237 - Valley View to City
Route 238 - UniSA Mawson Lakes Campus to City
Route 239 - Arndale Shopping Centre to City