AUR30620

CRICOS Code: 103671D

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 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.

If the learner has done the Pre‐Training Review and LLN assessment previously at Menzies Institute of Technology for a previous qualification in the same stream enrolment, then it is not required.

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) overallPTE AcademicTOEFL PBTOEFL IBTCAE Scale ELICOS (General English)
5.54650662162n/a
5.03847851154+ 15 weeks
4.53045040146+ 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.

If the learner has done the Pre‐Training Review and LLN assessment previously at Menzies Institute of Technology for a previous qualification in the same stream enrolment, then it is not required.

Other Conditions

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

o  Complete the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test prior to the commencement of the course.

Course Duration:

  • 55 weeks of delivery is inclusive of 4 weeks holiday breaks.
  • Classroom sessions of 20 hours per week.

Units of Competency:

Unit Code

Unit Title

Core (C)  Elective (E)

AURASA102

Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplaceC
AURTTK001Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplaceE
AURTTK102Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplaceC
AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplaceC
 AURTTA104Carry out servicing operationsC
AURTTF101Inspect and service petrol fuel systemsC
AURTTB101Inspect and service braking systemsC
AURTTQ001Inspect and service final drive assembliesE
AURTTX103Inspect and service automatic transmissionsE
AURTTE104Inspect and service enginesC
 AURTTA118Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategiesC
AURLTZ101Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systemsC
AURTTC103Diagnose and repair cooling systemsC
AURLTB103Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systemsC
AURTTJ011Balance wheels and tyres  E
AURLTD105Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systemsC
AURLTD104Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systemsC
AURETK002Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplaceOther
 AURETR125Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehiclesC
 AURETR130Diagnose and repair starting systemsC
AURETR129Diagnose and repair charging systemsC
AURETR135Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operationOther
 AURETR131Diagnose and repair ignition systemsC
 AURETR123Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systemsC
AURTTF105Inspect and repair engine forced induction systemsE
AURETR124Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systemsE
AURETR007Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systemsOther
 AURETR112Test and repair basic electrical circuitsC
AURETR006Solder electrical wiring and circuitsOther
AURETR010Repair wiring harnesses and loomsE
AURETR027Install ancillary electronic systems and componentsOther
AURETR009Install vehicle lighting and wiring systemsOther
 AURETR132Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systemsE
AURETR128Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systemsE
AURETR143Diagnose and repair electronic body management systemsE
AURLTE102Diagnose and repair light vehicle enginesC

*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 and Level 4, 355 Spencer Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000 – Theory only.

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

Domestic Students

International Students

 $10,150

$ 10,150

Please click here for more details on course fee

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– Prospective learner previews information about course and the Institute. Information sources include but not limited to online, print, seminar/exhibition & marketing event.

– 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.

– Discuss with Marketing and Admissions Staff about the training product.

Provide all information and documentation as required. The prospective learner is required to complete Pre-Training Review Form. 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)  

Prospective leaner completes the Student Application Form and sign Privacy Notice and Student Declaration – which is the formal application endorsement.

Click on Apply Now.

Once the applicant is accepted, the Letter Of Offer will be issued.

Sign and accept the Letter of Offer (LOO) which is the final stage for the applicant to understand and agree to all terms and conditions of the LOO. Then make payment as outlined in the LOO and arrange the initial payment required to confirm enrollment.

Receive Confirmation of Enrolment (COE) by the student and also provide information regarding orientation day.
*For Offshore International student only-
 Apply for Student Visa – Apply for Student Visa with the COE. For more information please visit https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au
 Book Flights and Arrange Accommodation -Book your flights to Melbourne and arrange accommodation for the duration of your study. If airport pickup is required, confirm arrangements with the Institute.
 Departure & Arrival -Ensure you have packed all necessary belongings. Ensure your airport pickup and accommodation arrangements are finalised. Bring copies of your enrolment, and accommodation arrangements.

The applicant will be sent an email to complete the mandatory Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test. (This step can be completed before or after the Orientation but must be done before the commencement of training)

Attend Orientation Session Compulsory session to receive all course and student orientation information, student registration, uniform sizing and student ID cards issuance.

Student to commence the training relevant to the selected course.

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