Nationally Recognised
Training
Course Duration
78 weeks
Study Mode
Face to Face
Course Overview

This AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Entry Requirements

International Students

  • Minimum 18 years of age.

Academic Requirements:

  • Successful completion of Year 10, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a Certificate II OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirements:
It is essential that international students must exhibit a strong command of the English language. Undertaken one of the following English Language Tests and met the minimum score.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score of 5.0.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-Based Test must have scored 35 or higher.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) must have scored 36 or higher.
  • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) ESOL test must have score 154 or higher.
  • Evidence that English is the medium of instruction at the student’s school and has been for the last two (2) years. The student has a satisfactory grade in the language.

If the student does not have current proof of one of the above listed English Language Tests, they will be required to take an English Placement Test administered by Skills Australia Institute (SAI). The student’s Education Agent can manage the English Proficiency Exam on behalf of SAI.

Australian Permanent Residents

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Successful completion of Year 10, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a Certificate II OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirement:

  • Students need to demonstrate that they have a proficiency in English and a basic understanding of Maths. For students who cannot supply documented proof on their academic and English language proficiency, they will be required to sit a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Test prior to a place being offered in the course.
Course Modules/units
Unit Code Unit Title
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
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
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension 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
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURETR028 Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR032 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR043 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURLTJ013 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURLTQ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies
AURLTQ012 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURLTX002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions
AURLTX013 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTJ011 Balance wheels and tyres
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
Intake Dates
  • 2021: 11 Jan, 15 Feb, 12 Apr, 10 May, 07 Jun, 09 Aug, 06 Sep, 01 Nov
Course Duration

78 weeks Three (3) Semesters = 26 weeks each Consisting of:

  • Six (6) Terms of Study = 10 weeks each, plus
  • A Three (3) week break at the end of each Term = 18 weeks
Course Cost
Course Location
Perth Campus
10 Victoria Avenue, Perth WA – 6000
Adelaide Campus
Level 1, East 50 Grenfell Street, Zurich House, Adelaide SA – 5000
Career Opportunities

After successfully completing the AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology students, will be able to work in the following job roles:

  • Motor Mechanic (General)
  • Automotive Light Vehicle Mechanical Repair Technician
Vocational Placement

The Work Experience or Vocational Placement component of the qualification is delivered in term 5 and 6 over a 18 weeks period for up to 24 hours per week to meet 432 hours work experience requirement. Work experience can be used to assist students to develop employability skills and an understanding of the work environment, career options and pathways as a positive foundation for their life-long learning.

Assessment

The Assessment Process is based on the principles of competency-based training. The performance of learners is assessed on their ability to perform the task(s) to industry standards. In order to ensure the principles of validity are upheld variety of learning styles and a range of assessment strategies are used.

Assessment for each unit of competency will be through a combination of classroom based and work placement tasks. Classroom based assessments include but are not limited to:

  • Classroom Exercises
  • Assignments
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Group Activities
  • Projects
  • Verbal and/or Written Questions

Students are advised well in advance of the assessment activities and a student may put forward for consideration, any special needs they may have. The assessment criterion is documented in all units and workbooks. Dates of the assessments are provided on the first day of class along with a timetable. Students may be assessed by a combination of continuous assessments and examinations. Continuous assessments may be based on competencies and marks or a combination of both.

Payment Option

Payment Options

If you wish to accept the offer, you need to sign the Acceptance of Offer form together with the minimum payment of fees. You can use the following payment methods:

  • Cash or EFTPOS in person at SAI’s Perth campus
  • Credit Card (Visa or MasterCard) via PayPal on the student invoice

We accept credit card payments (Visa or MasterCard only) and a 1% surcharge will be added to the total amount. You can download our Credit Card Authorisation form HERE

Bank draft or money order payable to “Skills Australia Institute” and send to SAI’s Perth campus (all bank drafts must be in $AUD Australian dollars to an Australian bank)

Electronic Bank transfer (Telegraphic Transfer) from an overseas bank account

Bank Account Details:

Name of Bank: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Address: 413 Albany Highway
Victoria Park WA 6100
Australia
Account Name: Excellent Accounts Pty Ltd ( Skills Australia Institute )
BSB: 066128
Account Number: 10626125
SWIFT Code for International Transfer: CTBAAU2S (For International Transfer Only)

Note:

All fees must be paid in Australian dollars. Please put your full name or invoice number as reference. An official receipt will be sent to you once your payment is verified. To confirm your payment, please email a copy of the bank transfer receipt to info@skillsaustralia.edu.au

Further Studies

Successful completion of the AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology will lay a foundation for successful students to progress into AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant qualifications.

Note: Study pathways may include qualifications or courses that may not be offered at Skills Australia Institute.

This AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

International Students

  • Minimum 18 years of age.

Academic Requirements:

  • Successful completion of Year 10, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a Certificate II OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirements:
It is essential that international students must exhibit a strong command of the English language. Undertaken one of the following English Language Tests and met the minimum score.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score of 5.0.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-Based Test must have scored 35 or higher.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) must have scored 36 or higher.
  • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) ESOL test must have score 154 or higher.
  • Evidence that English is the medium of instruction at the student’s school and has been for the last two (2) years. The student has a satisfactory grade in the language.

If the student does not have current proof of one of the above listed English Language Tests, they will be required to take an English Placement Test administered by Skills Australia Institute (SAI). The student’s Education Agent can manage the English Proficiency Exam on behalf of SAI.

Australian Permanent Residents

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Successful completion of Year 10, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a Certificate II OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirement:

  • Students need to demonstrate that they have a proficiency in English and a basic understanding of Maths. For students who cannot supply documented proof on their academic and English language proficiency, they will be required to sit a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Test prior to a place being offered in the course.
Unit Code Unit Title
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
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
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension 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
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURETR028 Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR032 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR043 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURLTJ013 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURLTQ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies
AURLTQ012 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURLTX002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions
AURLTX013 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTJ011 Balance wheels and tyres
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
  • 2021: 11 Jan, 15 Feb, 12 Apr, 10 May, 07 Jun, 09 Aug, 06 Sep, 01 Nov

78 weeks Three (3) Semesters = 26 weeks each Consisting of:

  • Six (6) Terms of Study = 10 weeks each, plus
  • A Three (3) week break at the end of each Term = 18 weeks
Perth Campus
10 Victoria Avenue, Perth WA – 6000
Adelaide Campus
Level 1, East 50 Grenfell Street, Zurich House, Adelaide SA – 5000

After successfully completing the AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology students, will be able to work in the following job roles:

  • Motor Mechanic (General)
  • Automotive Light Vehicle Mechanical Repair Technician

The Work Experience or Vocational Placement component of the qualification is delivered in term 5 and 6 over a 18 weeks period for up to 24 hours per week to meet 432 hours work experience requirement. Work experience can be used to assist students to develop employability skills and an understanding of the work environment, career options and pathways as a positive foundation for their life-long learning.

The Assessment Process is based on the principles of competency-based training. The performance of learners is assessed on their ability to perform the task(s) to industry standards. In order to ensure the principles of validity are upheld variety of learning styles and a range of assessment strategies are used.

Assessment for each unit of competency will be through a combination of classroom based and work placement tasks. Classroom based assessments include but are not limited to:

  • Classroom Exercises
  • Assignments
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Group Activities
  • Projects
  • Verbal and/or Written Questions

Students are advised well in advance of the assessment activities and a student may put forward for consideration, any special needs they may have. The assessment criterion is documented in all units and workbooks. Dates of the assessments are provided on the first day of class along with a timetable. Students may be assessed by a combination of continuous assessments and examinations. Continuous assessments may be based on competencies and marks or a combination of both.

Payment Options

If you wish to accept the offer, you need to sign the Acceptance of Offer form together with the minimum payment of fees. You can use the following payment methods:

  • Cash or EFTPOS in person at SAI’s Perth campus
  • Credit Card (Visa or MasterCard) via PayPal on the student invoice

We accept credit card payments (Visa or MasterCard only) and a 1% surcharge will be added to the total amount. You can download our Credit Card Authorisation form HERE

Bank draft or money order payable to “Skills Australia Institute” and send to SAI’s Perth campus (all bank drafts must be in $AUD Australian dollars to an Australian bank)

Electronic Bank transfer (Telegraphic Transfer) from an overseas bank account

Bank Account Details:

Name of Bank: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Address: 413 Albany Highway
Victoria Park WA 6100
Australia
Account Name: Excellent Accounts Pty Ltd ( Skills Australia Institute )
BSB: 066128
Account Number: 10626125
SWIFT Code for International Transfer: CTBAAU2S (For International Transfer Only)

Note:

All fees must be paid in Australian dollars. Please put your full name or invoice number as reference. An official receipt will be sent to you once your payment is verified. To confirm your payment, please email a copy of the bank transfer receipt to info@skillsaustralia.edu.au

Successful completion of the AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology will lay a foundation for successful students to progress into AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant qualifications.

Note: Study pathways may include qualifications or courses that may not be offered at Skills Australia Institute.

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