This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
Students use diagnosis procedures to determine faults, and service and repair the mechanical and electrical parts of motor vehicles such as engines, transmissions (clutch, gear box and differential), cooling, engine management and suspension systems.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Course Duration: 78 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $21,500
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.
- IELTS Overall 5.5 or equivalent / TOEFL IBT 46 / PTE Academic 42 / CAE 162 / OET B or equivalent or CERT IV level in Australian Qualification.
- Must complete an LLN Assessment – diagnostic process to identify if prospective student required LLN Support.
Face to Face
* Please note that this course is only available in Haymarket and Parramatta only.
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 Automotive Light Vehicle Mechanical Repair Technician.
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 AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology, students may progress to AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis.
|Core Units – 20|
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURASA002||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace|
|AURETR012||Test and repair basic electrical circuits|
|AURETR023||Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems|
|AURETR025||Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles|
|AURETR029||Diagnose and repair charging systems|
|AURETR030||Diagnose and repair starting systems|
|AURETR031||Diagnose and repair ignition systems|
|AURLTB003||Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems|
|AURLTD004||Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems|
|AURLTD005||Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems|
|AURLTE002||Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines|
|AURLTZ001s||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control system|
|AURTTA004||Carry out servicing operations|
|AURTTA018||Carry out diagnostic procedures|
|AURTTB001||Inspect and service braking systems|
|AURTTC003||Diagnose and repair cooling systems|
|AURTTE004||Inspect and service engines|
|AURTTF001||Inspect and service petrol fuel systems|
|AURTTK002||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace|
|Electives – 16|
|AURAFA003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace|
|AURETR028||Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems|
|AURETR032||Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems|
|AURETR043||Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems|
|AURLTJ002||Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes|
|AURLTJ013||Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyres assemblies|
|AURLTQ001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies|
|AURLTX001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions|
|AURLTX002||Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions|
|AURLTX013||Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems|
|AURTTC001||Inspect and service cooling systems|
|AURTTD002||Inspect and service steering systems|
|AURTTD004||Inspect and service suspension systems|
|AURTTJ011||Balance wheels and tyres|
|AURTTK001||Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTX002||Inspect and service manual transmissions|