Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology 2018-10-23T09:07:47+00:00

“The Automotive Repair and Maintenance sector contains the highest proportion of skill shortages”

Source: Automotive Environmental Scan 2014 / ASA


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Students 18 years and above who have satisfactorily completed year 12 or its equivalent.Language proficiency: IELTS overall score of 5.5 or equivalent.
Further study include AUR40212 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, or other relevant qualifications.
RPL is recognising and gaining credit towards a qualification by having your skills and knowledge assessed to see if they meet today’s industry standards. Students who have successfully completed whole units of competency with another RTO can apply for a credit transfer (CT).
Course is delivered face-to-face depending on the subject matter: classroom delivery, individual tasks, knowledge tests and practicals. The context of the simulated workplace environment is incorporated into delivery methodologies and candidates complete tasks to appropriate workplace standards.
Assessment will incorporate a range of written questions and practical demonstrations.

The following 36 units must be successfully completed:

Units Code Units Name
AURAEA003 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 electronic 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
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control 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
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
AURETR024 Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems
AURACA001 Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace
AURETR032 Diagnose and repair electrical systems
AURLTQ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies
AURLTQ002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive shafts
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURLTX002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspections
AURLTX303 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTB005 Assemble and fit braking systems and components
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTJ001 Balance wheels and tyres
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced induction systems
AURSCA001 Select and supply automotive parts and products
AURTTA021 Diagnose complex system faults
AURSBA002 Identify and match uncommon automotive parts


Tim Donohoe
Tim DonohoeAutomotive Trainer