AUR30616 CERTIFICATE III IN LIGHT VEHICLE MECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY​

This qualification reflects the role of  individuals who service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.

Employment pathways: Although it does not guarantee an employment outcome, completion of this qualification could lead to employment as an automotive electrical technician / automotive electrician.

Further study pathways: This qualification may provide a pathway to a range of Certificate IV level qualifications in the automotive electrical sector including, but not limited to, AUR40616 Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology

Qualification Status:  Current

Licensing requirements: No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

No specific entry requirements as per the qualification details or training package. Menzies has in place admission criteria as follows:

  • Minimum age of 18 years andabove
  • Have physical attributessuitable for working in the automotive industry that encompassesmanual handling of equipment including lifting and carrying heavy objects within scope of safe working practices (i.e. removing and fitting engine electrical components and parts)
  • English Language

    Requirements – IELTS (Academic) overall score of 5.5 or TOEFL PB 506

    or TOEFL IBT 62 or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) 47 or PTE Academic

    46

  • Additionally, the learner is required to: Meet the LLN Assessment at Level 3

Course Duration

Learner’s with less than 12 months work experience

Total program duration is 52 weeks for delivery and assessment this includes a total of 12 weeks of holiday breaks. The total amount of training provided is 1200 hours. Following table provides a breakdown of the actual number of hours for training and assessment:

Face to face training and assessment800
Work place training (work placement)N/A
Private study and research 400

Learner’s with more than 12 months work experience. Total program duration is 34 weeks for delivery and assessment this includes a total of  6 weeks of holiday breaks. The total amount of training provided is 840 hours. Following table provides a breakdown of the actual number of hours for trainingand assessment:

Face to face training and assessment560
Work place training (work placement)N/A
Private study and research 280

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students may request recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment. If requested, students will be provided with an RPL document allowing them to provide verifiable details of prior learning. The evidence will be assessed for currency and against requirements of the units of competency, and an amended program strategy will be prepared, taking into account the student’s prior learning. The duration and the costs of an RPL procedure will depend on your level of expertise and the amount of gap training required. Please contact us on 1300 244 002 or info@menzies.vic.edu.au to see what RPL options are available for you. Click here to view the Course Guide 2018-2019 for Domestic Students. Click here to view the Course Flyer for Domestic Students.

Modes of Delivery

This qualification is delivered:

  • Face to Face in a classroom
  • Face to face in a simulated workplace environment

Location of Delivery

Melbourne, Victoria

  • Adderley Campus – 113 Adderley Street, West Melbourne

This course will only be delivered and assessed in Victoria and not offered for interstate students.

 Enrolment FeeMaterials FeeTUITION FEE – Payment Plan Options
 Option 1*:
Semester Payment
Option 2^:
Quarterly Payment

Fees for

learner’s with less than 12 months work

experience

$150$1,400

Tuition Fee – 

$13,500 
Total: $15,050
1st: $7,950
2nd: $7,100

Tuition Fee –

$14,500
Total: $16,050
1st: $4,950
3 payments: $3,700

Fees for

learner’s with more than 12 months work

experience

$150$1,400

Tuition Fee – 

$8,300
Total: $9,850
1st: $4,925
2nd: $4,925

Tuition Fee –

$8,950
Total: $10,500
1st: $3,000
3 payments: $2,500

  • Semester Payment Breakdown:1 sem tuition fee + all material fee + enrolment fee
  • Quarterly Payment Breakdown:1 quarter tuition fee + all material fee + enrolment fee
  • OPTION 1 Semester Payment: Both Offshore and Onshore International Students can choose this payment plan.
  • OPTION 2 Quarterly Payment: Only Onshore (currently in Australia) International Students can choose this payment plan.
  • During the course, if student defaults from Semester Payment Plan or change to Quarterly Payment Plan, the difference tuition fee amount is applied as the penalty.

Following are the steps of the

Admissions and Enrolment Process for International

Students:

Step 1: Prospective

learner previews information about course and the Institute.
▪   

Information sources include but not limited to online, print,

seminar/exhibition & marketing event.

Step 2: Prospective

learner makes an enquiry to the Institute.

▪   

Prospective learners may make the inquiry using online methods

(website, Facebook, email), by phone or walk-in to the

Institute.

Step 3: Discuss with

Marketing and Admissions Staff about the training product.

Step 4: Complete the 

Pre- Training Review (PTR)
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Provide all information and documentation as required. The prospective

learner is required to complete Pre-Training Review Form
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Sit for the pre training interview to determine the suitability to the

training product. Offshore students will participate to the interview

via (video conferencing or teleconferencing)
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Complete the Foundation Skills Assessment

Step 5: Submit Formal

Application
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Prospective leaner completes the International Student Application

Form and sign Privacy Notice and Student Declaration – which is the

formal application endorsement.

Step 6: Sign and accept

the Letter of Offer and Student Agreement (LOO)

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This is the final stage for applicant to understand and agree to all

terms and conditions of the LOO.

Step 7: Make

Payment
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As outlined in the LOO, arrange the initial payment required to

confirm enrolment.

Step 8: Receive

Confirmation of Enrolment (COE)
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International COE – Confirmation of Enrolment received by student

and/or education agent. Also information on Orientation Day is

included.

Step 9: Apply for

Student Visa
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Apply for Student Visa with the COE. For more information please visit

https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/trav/visa-1/500-

Step 10: Book Flights

and Arrange Accommodation
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Book your flights to Melbourne and arrange accommodation for the

duration of your study.
▪   

If airport pickup is required, confirm arrangements with the

Institute.

Step 11: Departure

& Arrival
▪   

Ensure you have packed all necessary belongings. Ensure your airport

pickup and accommodation arrangements are finalised.
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Bring copies of your enrolment, and accommodation arrangements.
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Have a safe trip to Melbourne.

Step 12: Attend

Orientation Session

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Compulsory session to receive all course and student orientation

information, student registration, uniform sizing and student ID cards

issuance.