|Qualification code & title||AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology|
|Qualification Description||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.|
|Requirements||To be awarded this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in
Total number of units = 36
|Learner characteristics and target group||Target groups for AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology will be international students who are:
|Delivery Mode||Face to face classroom theory and practical sessions|
|Delivery site||This program is delivered at the Mid City College campus located at:
Suite 4, Level 3, 15 Moore Street, Canberra ACT 2601
The automotive workshop facility is located at:
12 Purdue Street, Belconnen ACT 2617
|Course duration||78 weeks.
This qualification will be delivered over 66 weeks of training and assessment and a total 12 weeks of term breaks.
|Entry Requirements||Students entering this course at Mid City College must meet the following entry requirements:
Students must be a minimum age of 18 years at the time of course commencement.
To enter this qualification, applicants should have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or an international secondary school year which is equivalent to Australian Year 12) with satisfactory results OR Successful completion of an Australian qualification of AQF level 4. An educational achievement which is greater than any of these is also suitable.
English Language Requirements
To enter this qualification, applicants must also meet English Language Requirements – IELTS overall score of 5.5 or TOEFL IBT 46 or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) 162 or PTE Academic 42 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
|Pathways||Participants are provided with advice on employment and training options throughout the delivery of the program.
After achieving the AUR30620 Certificate III in in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology, candidates may choose to undertake AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant qualifications.
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
|Course credit||Credit and/or RPL can be provided for those with existing skills and knowledge allowing such students to complete the course in a shorter timeframe.|
|Unit Code||Unit Title||Core/ Elective|
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace||Core|
|AURASA102||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace||Core|
|AURETR112||Test and repair basic electrical circuits||Core|
|AURETR123||Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems||Core|
|AURETR125||Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles||Core|
|AURETR129||Diagnose and repair charging systems||Core|
|AURETR130||Diagnose and repair starting systems||Core|
|AURETR131||Diagnose and repair ignition systems||Core|
|AURLTB103||Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems||Core|
|AURLTD104||Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems||Core|
|AURLTD105||Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems||Core|
|AURLTE102||Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines||Core|
|AURLTZ101||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems||Core|
|AURTTA104||Carry out servicing operations||Core|
|AURTTA118||Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies||Core|
|AURTTB101||Inspect and service braking systems||Core|
|AURTTC103||Diagnose and repair cooling systems||Core|
|AURTTE104||Inspect and service engines||Core|
|AURTTF101||Inspect and service petrol fuel systems||Core|
|AURTTK102||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace||Core|
|AURAFA103||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace||Elective|
|AURETR006||Solder electrical wiring and circuits||Elective|
|AURETR128||Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems||Elective|
|AURETR132||Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems||Elective|
|AURETR143||Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems||Elective|
|AURLTJ102||Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes||Elective|
|AURLTJ113||Remove, inspect, and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies||Elective|
|AURLTQ101||Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies||Elective|
|AURLTQ102||Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts||Elective|
|AURLTX101||Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions||Elective|
|AURLTX102||Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions||Elective|
|AURLTX103||Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems||Elective|
|AURTTA105||Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants, and adhesives||Elective|
|AURTTJ011||Balance wheels and tyres||Elective|
|AURTTK001||Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace||Elective|
|AURTTZ102||Diagnose and repair exhaust systems||Elective|
The following facilities, equipment, and resources will be used to deliver and assess this qualification:
- Training rooms, including desks, chairs, whiteboard, and overhead projector
- Fully functional Automotive workshop
- Computers with Microsoft Office and access to the Internet.
- Learning and assessment materials.
- Assessor Marking Guide and Assessment Mapping
- Student Assessment Tasks
- Other supporting documents