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Tuesday16 October 2018

AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

CRICOS CODE 091608C

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on light vehicles in the automotive service
and repair industry.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

While there are no entry requirements defined in the training package, the RTO requires the following criteria to be met:

  • Applicants must be minimum 18 years of age at the time of commencement
  • Successful completion of Australian Equivalent Year 12 qualification or higher
  • IELTS score of 5.5 or PTE score of 42 or Certificate III in EAL or its equivalent.
Note: Alternatively, students may demonstrate their Language, Literacy and Numeracy requirement through an EAA LLN assessment test.

COURSE DURATION

This course will be delivered over a 52 weeks of full time study including 12 weeks of holidays and breaks

It is expected that the program would be of less duration for students who have completed components that can be identified by the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), and/or credit Transfer.

TARGET GROUP

Candidates who are 18 years and above, (including maturely aged clients) who wish to enter into the Automotive industry as light vehicle mechanical technician.

PATHWAYS INTO THE QUALIFICATION

Individuals may enter to this qualification with limited or no vocational experience and without a lower level qualification.

PATHWAYS FROM THE QUALIFICATION

After achieving this qualification, individuals could progress to AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant qualifications within the training package.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

This qualification provides a pathway to work as an as mechanical technician within the automotive industry. Possible job title includes

  • Light vehicle mechanical technician

Delivery mode

Training is based on face-to-face classroom delivery including interactive classroom teaching, practical activities and tutorials. Practical activities are conducted in a simulated automotive workshop within the RTO premises.

Delivery Location

17-35 Abbotsford Street, West Melbourne

Assessments

Assessment will usually commence in the session following delivery.  As this is a competency based program, assessment continues throughout the program until the participant either achieves competency in the assessment tasks or a further training need is identified and addressed. Students will be required to perform in a range of assessment tasks including and not limited to: Knowledge Test, Written Assignment, Practical Observation / Demonstration.

RPL /Credit Transfers

Credit transfer is a process that provides students with agreed and consistent credit outcomes for components of a qualification based on identified equivalence in content and learning outcomes between matched qualifications.

Students may apply for RPL or Credit transfers for any unit in which they can successfully demonstrate competency.

UNIT OF COMPETENCE

To attain this qualification, 36 units must be completed, consisting of 20 core units and 16 elective units.

Core Units

1

AURAEA002

Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace

2

AURASA002

Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace

3

AURETR012

Test and repair basic electrical circuits

4

AURETR023

Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems

5

AURETR025

Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles

6

AURETR029

Diagnose and repair charging systems

7

AURETR030

Diagnose and repair starting systems

8

AURETR031

Diagnose and repair ignition systems

9

AURLTB003

Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems

10

AURLTD004

Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems

11

AURLTD005

Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems

12

AURLTE002

Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines

13

AURLTZ001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems

14

AURTTA004

Carry out servicing operations

15

AURTTA018

Carry out diagnostic procedures

16

AURTTB001

Inspect and service braking systems

17

AURTTB003

Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors

18

AURTTC003

Diagnose and repair cooling systems

19

AURTTE004

Inspect and service engines

20

AURTTK002

Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

   Elective Units
21  AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
22 

AURETR024

Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management system

23 

AURETR028

Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems

24 

AURETR043

Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems

25 

AURETR044

Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management system

26

AURLTE001

Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies

27

AURLTJ002

Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes

28

AURLTJ003

remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies

29 

AURLTQ001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies

30

AURLTQ002

Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts

31 

AURLTX001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions

32 

AURLTX003

Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems

33

AURTTA017

Carry out vehicle safety inspections

34

AURTTF001

Inspect and service petrol fuel systems

35

AURTTJ001

Balance wheels and tyres

36

AURTTZ002

Diagnose and repair exhaust systems

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