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Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology (AUR30312)

Course summary

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to repair and maintain the mechanical systems and components of cars, motorcycles and heavy vehicles. It is suitable for entry into the automotive service and repair industry.

The Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers who service, diagnose and repair vehicle electrical and electronic systems and components. Job roles related to this qualification include automotive electrician.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Application Mode
  • Other
Study Area
  • - Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • - Automotive
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Entry Requirements

This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Job roles related to this qualification include automotive electrician.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

The course has been designed to be delivered over 4 years with face to face block delivery each year along with on the job training.

  • On-campus
  • Distance
AURAEA3003 Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry
AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETK2002 Use and maintain automotive electrical test equipment
AURETR2006 Carry out soldering of electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR2007 Demonstrate knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems
AURETR2009 Install, test and repair vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR2010 Fabricate, test and repair wiring harnesses and looms
AURETR2012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR2035 Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation
AURETR3023 Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems
AURETR3024 Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems
AURETR3025 Test, charge and replace batteries
AURETR3027 Install ancillary electronic control unit systems and components
AURETR3028 Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR3029 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR3030 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR3031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURETR3032 Repair electrical systems
AURETR3043 Service and repair electronic body management systems
AURTTA3018 Carry out diagnostic procedures
AURAEA2002 Apply environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURETR2008 Remove and replace electrical units and assemblies
AURETR2011 Install and test basic ancillary electrical components
AURETR2016 Read and apply vehicle wiring schematics and drawings
AURETR3020 Repair electronic systems
AURETR3021 Inspect, service and repair electronic management, monitoring and tracking systems
AURETR3026 Remove, replace and program electrical and electronic units and assemblies
AURETR3044 Service and repair electronic drive management systems
AURETU2003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETU3004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETU3005 Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURTTA2004 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTE2004 Inspect and service engines
AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment

Course Availabilities

Apprenticeship Training

This course is for apprentices only.

Related Courses

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Contact Us

To apply, or to find out more about this course, contact the Student Advice Team on 13 27 86.