AUR30616

CRICOS Code: 091613F

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

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.

Employment pathways:

Graduates may find employment in automotive Industry as a:

  • Light Vehicle Electrical Technician
  • Automotive Light Vehicle Electrical Repair Technician
  • Motor Mechanic (General)

*It is not, however, intended to indicate that an individual will gain immediate employment on completion of this qualification.

Pathways from the qualification:

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant qualifications.

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

This qualification does not have mandatory entry requirements at the time of publication on training.gov.au. However, the RTO requires candidates to meet its admission requirements prior to enrolling into this qualification.

RTO’s admission requirements:

Domestic Students

 

o   Minimum age of 18 years and above

o   Satisfactory completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 or higher

o   Have physical attributes suitable for working in the automotive industry that encompasses manual 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)

o   Complete the Pre-Training Review and Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test.

International Students

 

o   Minimum age of 18 years and above

o   Satisfactory completion of the equivalent of Australian Year 11 or higher

o   Have physical attributes suitable for working in the automotive industry that encompasses manual 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)

o   English Language Requirements (meet one of the requirements outlined below)

1.

IELTS (General or Academic) overall

PTE Academic

TOEFL PB

TOEFL IBT

CAE Scale

ELICOS (General English)

5.5

46

506

62

162

n/a

5.0

38

478

51

154

+ 15 weeks

4.5

30

450

40

146

+ 30 weeks

Note: Results older than two years are not acceptable (for offshore applicants)

OR

2. Evidence that they have studied in English for at least five years in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, South Africa, United Kingdom or United States

OR

3. Evidence that, within two years of their application date, they have successfully completed in Australia a foundation course or a senior secondary certificate of education or a Certificate III or higher level qualification, from the Australian Qualifications Framework.

OR

4. Applicants originating from students visa assessment levels 1 and 2 countries without the required IELTS or equivalent score must undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test. For further information on student visa assessment levels visit Department of Home Affairs’ website at www.homeaffairs.gov.au.

Additionally, the learner is required to:

o   Complete the Pre-Training Review and Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test.

Other Conditions

Students required to invest 8-9 hours a week of self-directed learning to complete self-study and assessments.

Course Duration:

  • 52 weeks of delivery is inclusive of 6 weeks holiday breaks.
  • Classroom sessions of 20 hours per week.

Units of Competency:

Unit Code

Unit Title

Core (C)  Elective (E)

AURASA002

Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace

C

AURTTK002

Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

C

AURAEA002

Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace

C

AURTTE004

Inspect and service engines

C

AURTTC003

Diagnose and repair cooling systems

C

AURTTF001

Inspect and service petrol fuel systems

C

AURLTZ001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems

C

AURTTJ011

Balance wheels and tyres

E

AURLTD005

Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems

C

AURLTD004

Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems

C

AURTTF005

Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems

E

AURTTB001

Inspect and service braking systems

C

AURLTB003

Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems

C

AURTTX003

Inspect and service automatic transmissions

E

AURTTQ001

Inspect and service final drive assemblies

E

AURETR025

Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles

C

AURETR030

Diagnose and repair starting systems

C

AURETR029

Diagnose and repair charging systems

C

AURTTA004

Carry out servicing operations

C

AURTTK001

Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace

E

AURETR035

Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation

E

AURLTE002

Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines

C

AURETR031

Diagnose and repair ignition systems

C

AURETR023

Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems

C

AURETR024

Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems

E

AURTTA018

Carry out diagnostic procedures

C

AURETR007

Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems

E

AURETK002

Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace

E

AURETR006

Solder electrical wiring and circuits

E

AURETR010

Repair wiring harnesses and looms

E

AURETR012

Test and repair basic electrical circuits

C

AURETR009

Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems

E

AURETR028

Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems

E

AURETR043

Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems

E

AURETR032

Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems

E

AURETR027

Install ancillary electronic systems and components

E

*Credit transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and self-assessment.

  • Questions and Answers
  • Case Studies
  • Project
  • Practical Demonstration
  • Report

 

This qualification is delivered:

  • Classroom Blended including classroom sessions, self-study and assessments at home and simulated workplace environment.

at Menzies Adderley Campus – 113 Adderley Street, West Melbourne.

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

Domestic Students

International Students

 $11,700

$15050

Please click here for more details on course fee

22/07/2019

19/08/2019

16/09/2019

21/10/2019

11/11/2019

02/12/2019

20/01/2020

17/02/2020

16/03/2020

20/04/2020

18/05/2020

15/06/2020

20/07/2020

17/08/2020

14/09/2020

19/10/2020

16/11/2020

07/12/2020

How to Apply

Complete the Online Application Form 

and send the filled Application Form to:  info@menzies.vic.edu.au.

You can accept your offer online. Please follow the instructions as stated on the letter of Offer for payment details. Once the payment has been received, you will receive a confirmation letter that your enrollment has been secured.

Attend the Orientation Session at Menzies on the day as stated in your Letter of Offer and receive information about your course timetable and other important information.

For international students, after Step2: Acceptance of Offer and Payment, please apply for Student Visa with the eCOE. For more information on student visa application process, please visit www. immi.gov.au/students. 

More information, please refer to International Students.