101 Automobile Technology

The competition tasks of this skill category are based on the Vocational qualification in the vehicle sector. The qualification titles of the basic qualification are autokorinkorjaaja (vehicle body repairer), automaalari (vehicle painter), automyyjä (car salesperson), ajoneuvoasentaja (vehicle mechanic), pienkonekorjaaja (small machinery repairer) and varaosamyyjä (part salesperson).

The professional who have completed the qualification may work according to the competence area for example in vehicle sales, car repair shops, car or car parts shops, car painting shops or in industries manufacturing different vehicle bodies, special vehicles and caravans.

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Semifinals are not organized to international competitors.


The page will be launched in March 2022.


The results will be published after the final.

Description of the skill category

A major priority of a vehicle mechanic’s work is repair and maintenance of vehicles. A vehicle mechanic carries out periodic maintenance of automobiles and vans, searches reasons for faults and repairs them. In addition to technical competence, customer service skills are emphasized in the work.

The competition is individual.

Two competitors from the same training centre of an education institution can enrol in semifinals of this skill category.

Skill requirements

Competence requirements of the competition are based on the competence requirements for a multi-skilled vehicle mechanic’s work tasks and on the requirements and criteria of ”Excellent” in the following compulsory units of the competence area in vehicle technology of the vocational qualification in the vehicle sector:

  • car or motorbike maintenance
  • car repair

Skill category managers

Partners of the skill

Main event partners

  • Skills Finlandin logo, linkki Skills Finlandin verkkosivuille.