Version Effective: 27th of March, 2018
Version Effective: 27th of March, 2018

AUR30616 - Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Course Details

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 For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Other
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area Please Enquire
Skill Area
  • Automotive
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

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

  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Job roles related include light vehicle mechanical technician.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 20 core units
  2. Complete 16 elective units
Standard Course Structure

This course is for apprentices only.  

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • On-campus
  • Employer Based (VET Providers Only)
Core
AURETR024 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR023 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTE002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
Elective
AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETU005 Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTX003 Inspect and service automatic transmissions More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR009 Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR043 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTD006 Carry out light vehicle wheel alignment operations More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTE001 Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTQ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTQ002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions More Information Training.gov Details
AURLTX003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspections More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTB003 Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTJ001 Balance wheels and tyres More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
AURETR024 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURLTX003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURETR009 Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR043 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURLTD006 Carry out light vehicle wheel alignment operations
AURLTE001 Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURLTQ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies
AURLTQ002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURETU005 Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspections
AURTTB003 Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems
AURTTJ001 Balance wheels and tyres
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTX003 Inspect and service automatic transmissions
AURETU004 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR023 Diagnose and repair 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
AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURETU003 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURLTE002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
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
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
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