AUR30616 – Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
|CRICOS Course Code: 091627M|
|No||Unit Code||Unit Name||Core/Elective|
|1||AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace||Core|
|2||AURASA002||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace||Core|
|3||AURETR012||Test and repair basic electrical circuits||Core|
|4||AURETR023||Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems||Core|
|5||AURETR025||Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles||Core|
|6||AURETR029||Diagnose and repair charging systems||Core|
|7||AURETR030||Diagnose and repair starting systems||Core|
|8||AURETR031||Diagnose and repair ignition systems||Core|
|9||AURLTB003||Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems||Core|
|10||AURLTD004||Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems||Core|
|11||AURLTD005||Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems||Core|
|12||AURLTE002||Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines||Core|
|13||AURLTZ001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems||Core|
|14||AURTTA004||Carry out servicing operations||Core|
|15||AURTTA018||Carry out diagnostic procedures||Core|
|16||AURTTB001||Inspect and service braking systems||Core|
|17||AURTTC003||Diagnose and repair cooling systems||Core|
|18||AURTTE004||Inspect and service engines||Core|
|19||AURTTF001||Inspect and service petrol fuel systems||Core|
|20||AURTTK002||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace||Core|
|21||AURTTF006||Diagnose and repair petrol carburettor systems||Elective|
|22||AURTTC001||Inspect and service cooling systems||Elective|
|23||AURTTZ2002||Diagnose and repair exhaust systems||Elective|
|24||AURLTX003||Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems||Elective|
|25||AURLTX001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions||Elective|
|26||AURTTX002||Inspect and service manual transmissions||Elective|
|27||AURTTX003||Inspect and service automatic transmissions||Elective|
|28||AURLTQ002||Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts||Elective|
|29||AURLTQ001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies||Elective|
|30||AURTTQ001||Inspect and service final drive assemblies||Elective|
|31||AURLTJ003||Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies||Elective|
|32||AURTTJ001||Balance wheels and tyres||Elective|
|33||AURTTD004||Inspect and service suspension systems||Elective|
|34||AURTTK001||Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace||Elective|
|35||AURACA001||Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace||Elective|
|36||AURTTA017||Carry out vehicle safety inspections||Elective|
This course will be delivered over 52 week duration (1 year) including holidays and breaks.
Delivery Mode: This course is delivered on face to face class room study on full time basis
This course is for students looking for a career as an automotive light vehicle mechanic. Students will learn how to service, repair and diagnose faults in light motor vehicles. Students will learn how to diagnose service and repair faults in light vehicle engine, transmission, suspension, steering, brake and electrical systems and components.
Entry Requirements of the College:
- Year 12 certificate (Or its Equivalent for Overseas students)
- Students applying at NMC must be of 18 years of age to apply.
- English English Language Requirements. All International Students applying for courses at NMC must have a minimum English Language proficiency level of one of the following: You should qualify in ANY ONE (1) of the following: • IELTS overall band of 5.5 or equivalent; • TOEFL iBT test score band of 46 equivalent or above; • PTE Academic band score 42 equivalent or above; • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) test score band of 47 equivalent or above; • OET score band Pass equivalent or above; • Successful completion of Senior Secondary certificate of education in Australia conducted in medium of English; • Completion of a full time studies in Australia towards a Certificate III level course or above; • English as the first language; • Satisfactory completion of the EAL course OR • Any other form of test which satisfies the Institution.
- Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) Test:
NMC will review all enrolment applications to ensure entry requirements are being met prior to acceptance into a course. As part of the enrolment process students are required to complete a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) test to ensure that the student has the ability to complete the course. This test will occur prior to course commencement and will be assessed by a trainer/Assessor or an authorised NMC Delegate.
Note: Training package requirements: No entry requirements
There are no pre-requisites
Pathways for Students:
Participants are provided with advice on employment and training options throughout the delivery of the program.
A possible training pathway for a student completing this qualification could be the following:
|Certificate III||Certificate IV||Diploma|
|AUR30616– Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology||AUR40116 – Certificate IV in Automotive Management ( course available at NMC)||AUR50116 – Diploma of Automotive Management ( course Available at NMC )|
Credit Transfer may be gained on completion of this qualification for further study in related qualifications.
This qualification provides the knowledge and skills to operate as a light vehicle automotive mechanic. Further studies will enable participants to perform functions within the automotive industry. For More information on the course, please request for an updated course guide: admissions @nmc.vic.edu.au
Units of Competency
This course has been designed to meet the Light Vehicle stream within the qualification. Participants need to complete Thirty Six (36) units of competency, consisting of:
- 20 Compulsory Core units, plus
- 16 elective units
More details about core and electives units can be found on national training register by following link; https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/AUR30616
You can apply for recognition of prior learning, academic credit and work experience towards this qualification. During the course of your life you will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge. Through work, volunteer roles, family commitments and various tasks undertaken in everyday life, you are building up a bank of knowledge. The evidence of these skills and knowledge accumulated can be used to help you gain a qualification.
Example: Agra has been working as a motor mechanic in a workshop for 5 years, he never did get around completing his qualification, his employer asks him to complete his Certificate III in Automotive, but he wasn’t keen to study. In this case scenario North Melbourne College (NMC) can help Agra through the process and he could complete his qualification in less than a year.
Having a qualification helps:
- Enter the Workforce
- Re-Enter the workforce
- Change careers
- Get a Job or Promotion
This program is to be delivered in a classroom based environment at main campus at with an access to a NMC workplace or workshop located 84 Buckley St, Footscray Vic 3011 to receive practical industry training as part of the course training program. As a requirement of this course the students will also have access to all the required equipment and facilities of the automotive workshop facilities at Main campus. Each unit is delivered in a combination of face to face theory and demonstration sessions in the classroom and the automotive simulated workshop environment which is supported by practical group development and individual activities within the automotive environment.
Students will be provided with detailed learners guide and learning materials to support the assessment activities. The learning materials will include learning assessments and other reference material available from trainer relevant to the unit of competence being delivered. The learning materials will include learning assessments and other reference material available from trainer relevant to the unit of competence being delivered.
Hands on Training in Automotive Workshop
AUTOMOTIVE WORKSHOP: NMC Automotive workshop will provide hands on training for automotive students. Just to name a few features, the training centre consists of; working bases/Hoists with a comprehensive range of all the tools and equipment found in workshop facilities today. Three different vehicles to provide students with real life experience of vehicle maintenance and repair. Workshop which has been systematically sectioned with a several main areas to encourage and help students learn the different areas of vehicle service and repair. During the training hours, students are supervised at all times to ensure OHS procedures
For More information and to enrol, please Contact our friendly team at NMC on firstname.lastname@example.org
Assessment methods: NMC will use range of assessment methods while conducting assessments for this course which includes (but not limited to):
- Knowledge Quiz
- Short answer questions
- Skills demonstration in automotive workshop