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AUR31116 - Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Course Details

Course Summary

This qualification is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive heavy commercial vehicle service and repair sector. Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include heavy commercial vehicle technicians.

Entry Requirements

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

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $17,748.00 (2020)
Fee for service per unit $493.00 (2020)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
Skill Area
  • Automotive Engineering and Technology
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

Domestic Students
Tertiary Admission Centre Codes (TAC) Codes
Not Applicable
International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Increased knowledge of communication in the workplace

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 22 core units
  2. Complete 14 elective units

Study Mode Definitions

  • Mixed Mode courses are delivered online and require compulsory attendance of site-specific learning activities such as on-campus residential schools and/or workshops.
  • Online courses are delivered using online resources only.
  • On-campus courses are delivered using a combination of face-to-face and video conferencing style teaching at CQUniversity campuses.

*All study modes may include Vocational placement and/or work integrated learning.

Select a course structure below to view the delivery details , including the different study modes offered for each structure.

Apprentices (User Choice)

Duration of apprenticeship

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • On-campus
Core
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
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA006 Inspect and service hydraulic systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies 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
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTE002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTB001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle air braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTQ003 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTD002 Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle steering systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTD003 Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle suspension systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTZ001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR024 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures More Information Training.gov Details
AURETR022 Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems More Information Training.gov Details
Elective
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTB006 Inspect, service and repair auxiliary braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05007C Perform manual heating and thermal cutting More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTE001 Remove and install heavy vehicle engine assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspections More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTB002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle hydraulic and air over hydraulic braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
MEM05050B Perform routine gas metal arc welding More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTQ002 Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle final drive assemblies More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTB007 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle electronic braking systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTX004 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTX001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle manual transmissions More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTF002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems More Information Training.gov Details
AURHTJ003 Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 AURAEA002 - Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
2 AURASA002 - Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
3 AURETR012 - Test and repair basic electrical circuits
4 AURETR025 - Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
5 AURTTK002 - Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
6 AURTTA004 - Carry out servicing operations
7 AURTTA005 - Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
8 AURTTA006 - Inspect and service hydraulic systems
9 AURTTE004 - Inspect and service engines
10 AURTTF002 - Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
11 AURTTQ001 - Inspect and service final drive assemblies
12 MEM05007C - Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
13 AURETR029 - Diagnose and repair charging systems
14 AURETR030 - Diagnose and repair starting systems
15 AURTTC003 - Diagnose and repair cooling systems
16 AURTTK001 - Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
17 AURHTE001 - Remove and install heavy vehicle engine assemblies
18 AURHTE002 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines
19 AURTTA017 - Carry out vehicle safety inspections
20 AURHTB001 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle air braking systems
21 AURHTB002 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle hydraulic and air over hydraulic braking systems
22 MEM05050B - Perform routine gas metal arc welding
23 AURHTQ002 - Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle final drive assemblies
24 AURHTQ003 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts
25 AURHTD002 - Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle steering systems
26 AURHTD003 - Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle suspension systems
27 AURHTB007 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle electronic braking systems
28 AURHTX004 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems
29 AURHTX001 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle manual transmissions
30 AURHTF002 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems
31 AURHTJ003 - Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
32 AURHTZ001 - Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems
33 AURETR024 - Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
34 AURTTF005 - Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems
35 AURTTA018 - Carry out diagnostic procedures
36 AURETR022 - Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems

The following units have no specific enrolment order and you should discuss the order of enrolment for these with your teacher.
Unit Code Unit Name
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURTTB006 Inspect, service and repair auxiliary braking systems

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
RPL
Third Party Verification
Course Learning Outcomes
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