This course is designed for automotive mechanics performing advance design and diagnosis on automotive mechanical or electric systems or students who have completed a certificate IV in Automotive. In this course students will learn how to design and modify as well as analyse, diagnose and evaluate automotive electrical and mechanical systems.
When you complete this Diploma, you will also be able to develop and document specifications and procedures and the overhaul engines and the associated engine components, however, you will not receive a trade certificate or be able to work as a fully qualified mechanic without achieving the Provisional Skills Assessment requirements of Trades Recognition Australia.
Must have completed AUR 40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis from lead college to get the credit transfer and to reduce the duration of the course.
Course Duration: 36 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $9,500
Enrolment Fee: AUD $350
The following are the Admission requirements of Lead college:
- Applicants must be minimum 18 years of age.
- Successful completion of Australian equivalent Year 12.
- Those undertaking the Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis must have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.
- To have the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score 5.5 with a score not lower than 5.0 in each module for all Certificate III, Certificate IV and Diploma level programs, or AQF Certificate III or equivalent level qualifications or TOEFL 46 / PTE ACADEMIC 42 / CAE 47 / OET PASS / TOEFL PBT 527 or equivalent.
- Must complete an LLN Assessment – diagnostic process to identify if prospective student required LLN Support.
Start of each term please contact admissions officer for more information.
Face to Face
This course requires face to face classroom study with tutorials and practical’s delivered in Automotive workshops and includes compulsory work placement.
Students will be assessed in a variety of ways that may include, written answers, quizzes, practical demonstrations and observations.
Students will need to successfully complete all units in this course to receive a certificate. Learners who partially complete the qualification will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units they are deemed competent.
This qualification enables the student to seek employment in the following job roles as an
• Workshop supervisor
• Motor mechanic
• Skilled trades-person in automotive
• Automotive Technician
• Service Technician
• Advanced diagnostic technician
• Automotive system designer
Recognition is available to students with prior skills, experience, knowledge or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training in related areas. Recognition may reduce the duration of your studies.
After completing AUR50116 DIPLOMA IN AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY students may progress to Bachelor Automotive Technology
|Core Units – 6|
|AURAEA004||Manage environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURAMA005||Manage complex customer issues in an automotive workplace|
|AURAMA006||Contribute to planning and implementing business improvement in an automotive workplace|
|BSBFIM501||Manage budgets and financial plans|
|BSBMGT502||Manage people performance|
|BSBWHS501||Ensure a safe workplace|
|Electives – 6|
|AURAAA002||Determine retail rates for automotive products and services|
|BSBCUS501||Manage quality customer service|
|BSBINN502||Build and sustain an innovative work environment|
|BSBWOR502||Lead and manage team effectiveness|
|AURTTR001||Diagnose complex faults in engine management systems|
|AURAFA003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace|