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Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology (AUR30612)

Course summary

This course prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry. Job roles related to this qualification include Light Vehicle Mechanical Technician.

Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Fees www.cqu.edu.au/fees
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 include light vehicle mechanical technician.

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
Core
AURAEA3003 Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry
AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR2012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR3023 Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems
AURETR3025 Test, charge and replace batteries
AURETR3029 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR3030 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR3031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURLTB3003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURLTD3004 Repair steering systems (light vehicle)
AURLTD3005 Repair suspension systems (light vehicle)
AURLTE3002 Repair engines and associated engine components (light vehicle)
AURLTZ3001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURTTA2004 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTA3018 Carry out diagnostic procedures
AURTTB2001 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTC3003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTE2004 Inspect and service engines
AURTTF2001 Service petrol fuel systems
AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment
Electives
AURETR2009 Install, test and repair vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR3024 Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems
AURETU2003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURLTD3006 Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle)
AURLTE2001 Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies
AURLTQ3001 Repair final drive assemblies (light vehicle)
AURLTQ3002 Repair final drive - driveline (light vehicle)
AURLTX3001 Repair transmissions - manual (light vehicle)
AURTTA2005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTA3017 Carry out vehicle safety and roadworthy inspections
AURTTB2003 Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors
AURTTF2002 Service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTF3005 Inspect and repair engine forced induction systems
AURTTJ2001 Balance wheels and tyres
AURTTK2001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTX2003 Inspect and service transmissions (automatic)
AURTTZ2002 Repair exhaust system components
MEM12002B Perform electrical/electronic measurement
Study Sequence
AURAEA3003 Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry
AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR3025 Test, charge and replace batteries
AURTTA2004 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTE2004 Inspect and service engines
AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment
AURTTA2005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTB2001 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTC3003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTF2001 Service petrol fuel systems
AURTTF2002 Service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTZ2002 Repair exhaust system components
AURETR2012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR3031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURLTD3004 Repair steering systems (light vehicle)
AURLTD3005 Repair suspension systems (light vehicle)
AURLTZ3001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURLTE2001 Remove and install enginee assemblies
AURETR3029 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR3030 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURLTB3003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURLTQ3002 Repair final drive - driveline (light vehicle)
AURLTX3001 Repair transmissions - manual (light vehicle)
AURTTX2003 Inspect and service transmissions (automatic)
AURETR3023 Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems
AURLTE3002 Repair engines and associated engine components (light vehicle)
AURTTA3018 Carry out diagnostic procedures
AURETU2003 Service Air Conditioning and HVAC Systems
AURLTD3006 Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle)
AURLTQ3001 Repair final drive assemblies (light vehicle)
AURTTA3017 Carry out Vehicle Safety and Roadworthy inspections
AURTTB2003 Machine Brake Drums and Brake Disc rotors
AURTTF3005 Inspect and repair engine forced induction systems
AURTTJ2001 Balance Wheels and tyres
AURTTK2001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR2009 Install, test and repair vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR3024 Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems
MEM12002B Perform electrical/electronic measurement

Course Availabilities

CQUniversity, Rockhampton City

Duration and dates
4 years

Summary
This course is available at CQUniversity Rockhampton City campus.

Load
Thirty-six (36) units must be successfully completed – twenty (20) core units and sixteen (16) electives.

Notes

Apprenticeship Training - This course is for apprentices only.

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. The delivery will be where a student will be required to complete face to face training with theory and practical assessment at the Rockhampton campus confirmed with Third Party Evidence completed in the workplace.

CQUniversity Mackay City

Duration and dates
4 years

Summary
This course is available at CQUniversity Mackay City campus.

Load
Thirty-six (36) units must be successfully completed – twenty (20) core units and sixteen (16) electives.

Notes

Apprenticeship Training - This course is for apprentices only.

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. The delivery will be where a student will be required to complete face to face training with theory and practical assessment at the Mackay campus confirmed with Third Party Evidence completed in the workplace.

CQUniversity Gladstone City

Duration and dates
4 years

Summary
This course is available at CQUniversity Gladstone City campus.

Load
Thirty-six (36) units must be successfully completed – twenty (20) core units and sixteen (16) electives.

Notes

Apprenticeship Training - This course is for apprentices only.

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. The delivery will be where a student will be required to complete face to face training with theory and practical assessment at the Gladstone campus confirmed with Third Party Evidence completed in the workplace.

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.