• Code
  • AUR31116
  • Type
  • Accredited Course; Apprenticeship
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Part Time
  • Duration
  • Part Time 3 years
  • Starting Date
  • February 2018
  • Location
  • Yallourn
  • Leongatha
  • Bairnsdale
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Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of heavy commercial vehicles in the automotive service and repair sector.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology (Apprenticeship).

Career Opportunities

  • Heavy Commercial Vehicle Technician

Opportunities for Further Study

N/A

Further Information

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must be correctly employed as an apprentice in the automotive industry and have a valid contract of training in place.

Pre-requisites

Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable

Fees

Course Cost

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VET Student Loans

Not Applicable

Materials Fees

1st year - $480 plus textbook (cost of which will be advised at time of enrolment), 2nd and 3rd years- $460 per year

Specialist Course Information

N/A

Placement

Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Not Applicable

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

To attain this qualification a total of 36 units must be achieved; comprising 22 core units and 14 electives.

Unit Code

Unit Name

Core Units

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

AURETR022

Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems

AURETR024

Diagnose and repair compression 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

AURHTB001

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle air braking systems

AURHTD002

Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle steering systems

AURHTD003

Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle suspension systems

AURHTE002

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines

AURHTQ003

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts

AURHTZ001

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems

AURTTA004

Carry out servicing operations

AURTTA006

Inspect and service hydraulic systems

AURTTA018

Carry out diagnostic procedures

AURTTC003

Diagnose and repair cooling systems

AURTTF002

Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems

AURTTF005

Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems

AURTTK002

Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

AURTTQ001

Inspect and service final drive assemblies

Elective Units

Note: Refer to Packaging Rules for detailed Elective requirements

Group A:

Heavy Vehicle Manual Transmission

AURHTX001

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle manual transmissions

General Elective Units

AURHTB002

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle hydraulic and air over hydraulic braking systems

AURHTJ003

Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies

AURHTQ002

Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle final drive assemblies

AURHTX004

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems

AURTTA013

Diagnose and repair hydraulic systems

AURTTB001

Inspect and service braking systems

AURTTB004

Inspect and service air braking systems

AURTTD002

Inspect and service steering systems

AURTTD004

Inspect and service suspension systems

AURTTE004

Inspect and service engines

AURHTF002

Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems

AURTTK001

Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace

AURTTX002

Inspect and service manual transmissions

Course Dates

N/A

Assessment

Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, workbooks/online assessments.

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?

Yes

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