• Code
  • AUR30616
  • Type
  • Apprenticeship / Traineeship; Apprenticeship
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Part Time
  • Duration
  • Part Time 3 years
  • Starting Date
  • February 2018
  • Location
  • Warragul
  • 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 light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Qualifications and Recognition

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

Career Opportunities

  • Light vehicle motor mechanic

Opportunities for Further Study

  • Certificate II in Automotive Air Conditioning Technology

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

Pens, pencils, PPE as required

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 be awarded this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 36 units of competency, consisting of: 20 core units plus 16 elective units.

Unit CodeUnit 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

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

AURLTZ001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems

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

Elective Units

Note: Refer to Packaging Rules for detailed Elective requirements

AURETR022

Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems

AURETR043

Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems

AURETR044

Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems

AURLTD006

Carry Out Light Vehicle Wheel Alignment Operations

AURLTJ002

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

AURLTQ001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies

AURLTQ002

Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts

AURLTX003

Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems

AURTTD002

Inspect and service steering systems

AURTTD004

Inspect and service suspension systems

AURTTF002

Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems

AURTTF005

Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems

AURTTK001

Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace

AURTTQ001

Inspect and service final drive assemblies

AURTTQ003

Inspect and service drive shafts

AURTTX002

Inspect and service manual transmissions

Course Dates

N/A

Assessment

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

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