Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology – AUR30612
A Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology been designed to develop the skills and knowledge of those clients wishing to enter a more specialized role. This role would be responsible for service and repair the mechanical parts of motor vehicles such as engines, transmission (clutch, gear box and differential) and suspension systems. Tasks include discussion problems with drivers / users to detect faults and carrying out their own diagnostic procedures. Trainees will also repair and service cooling systems, final drive assemblies, steering and braking systems, electronic engines, body and drive management systems. This course is designed for apprentices or students wanting to be employed in the Automotive Industry, to provide them with a working knowledge of the scientific requirements, theory and use of hand tools and equipment use in the Automotive Trade.
Learning needs of this group will largely focus on practical skills and application of knowledge including the use of communication skills, occupational, health and safety practices, servicing, repairs and diagnostics skills as pertinent to their workplace environment. In addition there are opportunities through the electives to develop personal areas of their learning.
AUR30612 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive service and repair industry.
The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry.
Job roles related to this qualification include:
- Light vehicle mechanical technician.
Option 1: Workplace Based
Our Trainer Assessor will conduct all teaching and assessment at your place of work, this is available to both Appreciates and Full Fee students. Please note: If your workplace doesn’t have the required scope of work for a particular unit of competency we can conduct the training and assessment at our campus.
Option 2: Classroom Training
All your learning and assessment for each of the units is delivered in a classroom environment with other students (classroom training requires a minimum of 5 students).
Option 3: Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you’ve had lots of experience in this industry (or similar), you may be eligible for RPL.
Recognition of Prior Learning means that you don’t require the training but rather you need to be assessed on each unit. You will need to draw on all of your past experiences so that you can demonstrate that you have already acquired the knowledge and skills.
The nominal duration to complete qualification is 36-48 months fulltime. As this training is competency based, completion dates can vary from student to student however will not exceed the nominal duration.
|Code||Unit of Competence||C/E|
|AURAEA3003||Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry||Core|
|AURASA2002||Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace||Core|
|AURETR2012||Test and repair basic electrical circuits||Core|
|AURETR3023||Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems||Core|
|AURETR3025||Test, charge and replace batteries||Core|
|AURETR3029||Diagnose and repair charging systems||Core|
|AURETR3030||Diagnose and repair starting systems||Core|
|AURETR3031||Diagnose and repair ignition systems||Core|
|AURLTZ3001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems||Core|
|AURLTB3003||Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems||Core|
|AURLTD3004||Repair steering systems (light vehicle)||Core|
|AURLTD3005||Repair suspension systems (light vehicle)||Core|
|AURLTE3002||Repair engines and associated engine components (light vehicle)||Core|
|AURTTA2004||Carry out servicing operations||Core|
|AURTTA3018||Carry out diagnostic procedures||Core|
|AURTTB2001||Inspect and service braking systems||Core|
|AURTTC3003||Diagnose and repair cooling systems||Core|
|AURTTE2004||Inspect and service engines||Core|
|AURTTF2001||Service petrol fuel systems||Core|
|AURTTK2002||Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment||Core|
|AURETR3043||Service and repair electronic body management systems||Elective|
|AURETR3022||Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems||Elective|
|AURETR3024||Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems||Elective|
|AURETR3032||Repair electrical systems||Elective|
|AURETR3036||Service and repair electronically controlled suspension systems||Elective|
|AURETR3044||Service and repair electronic drive management systems||Elective|
|AURLTX3001||Repair transmissions – manual (light vehicle)||Elective|
|AURLTX3003||Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems||Elective|
|AURTTA2005||Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives||Elective|
|AURAFA2003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace||Elective|
|AURTTF3005||Inspect and repair engine forced induction systems||Elective|
|AURTTK2001||Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace||Elective|
|AURTTQ2001||Service final drive assemblies||Elective|
|AURTTQ2003||Service final drive (driveline)||Elective|
|AURTTX2002||Inspect and service transmissions (manual)||Elective|
|AURTTX2003||Inspect and service transmissions (automatic)||Elective|