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AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

National ID AUR30620 State ID BGA5

Get qualified as a Light Vehicle Automotive Service and Repair Technician

This has been a growth industry over the past five years with employment available across many industries.

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This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills program, through to 31 December 2025 you'll only pay half the tuition fees (plus resource fee) capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession.

^ You will pay half price for the tuition fees on the Lower fees, local skills qualifications, however other fees may apply such as Resource fees that are specific to your course. For full details see our Half price courses page.

CampusesMidland.

When Semester 1, 2024. Semester 2, 2024.

Study Mode Apprenticeship.

Fine tune your automotive career

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology will see you qualified as a Light Vehicle Automotive Service and Repair Technician working on the mechanical parts of motor vehicles, including the engine, transmission and suspension systems in the automotive retail, service and repair industry. 

Study with us and you'll enjoy quality facilities including modern vehicles, specialised diagnostic equipment, and fully equipped classrooms and workshops.

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology is an apprenticeship; please see the Apprenticeships section for more information.

  • Service light vehicles
  • Diagnose and repair many vehicle systems including braking, transmissions, steering, suspension, cooling, charging and starting systems
  • Workplace safety and health

I have the following attributes:

  • Ability to work well with manual hand tools and technical aptitude
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Good vision and hearing
  • A current drivers license
  • Communication and customer service skills

Important information

Select your preferred campus and apply

Semester 1, 2024

Details

Duration 4 Years
When Semester 1, 2024
Where Midland
How Apprenticeship

Course fees

Indicative General fee $2,140.00
(Tuition fee* $1,200.00 + Resource fee $940.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $1,340.00
(Tuition fee* $400.00 + Resource fee $940.00 )

Half price fees

The Lower fees, local skills (half price) discount and fee caps have already been applied to the Tuition fees displayed above.  Please note that fee caps only apply to the calendar year, so multi-semester courses across more than one calendar year may have a higher fee. See the Half price courses page for more details.

Lower fees, local skills are available to residents of Western Australia, and temporary residents holding certain visa types.  They are not available for people living outside of Western Australia, or international students.  Full eligibility details are available on our Half price courses page.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.
T  1300 300 822

  

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

Units

National ID Unit title
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURETR131 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURTTF101 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations
AURLTZ101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURLTE102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURLTD105 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURLTD104 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTB103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR123 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
National ID Unit title
AURTTJ011 Balance wheels and tyres
AURETH101 Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles
AURETH102 Inspect and maintain battery electric vehicles
AURETK002 Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR006 Solder electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR007 Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems
AURETR010 Repair wiring harnesses and looms
AURETR122 Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems
AURLTJ102 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURETR132 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR124 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURETU104 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC components
AURETU103 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETR144 Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems
AURETR135 Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation
AURETR143 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems

Semester 2, 2024

Details

Duration 4 Years
When Semester 2, 2024
Where Midland
How Apprenticeship

Course fees

Indicative General fee $2,140.00
(Tuition fee* $1,200.00 + Resource fee $940.00 )
Indicative Concession fee $1,340.00
(Tuition fee* $400.00 + Resource fee $940.00 )

Half price fees

The Lower fees, local skills (half price) discount and fee caps have already been applied to the Tuition fees displayed above.  Please note that fee caps only apply to the calendar year, so multi-semester courses across more than one calendar year may have a higher fee. See the Half price courses page for more details.

Lower fees, local skills are available to residents of Western Australia, and temporary residents holding certain visa types.  They are not available for people living outside of Western Australia, or international students.  Full eligibility details are available on our Half price courses page.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.
T  1300 300 822

  

*Fee disclaimers

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for the entire course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. Please view the full list of Fee disclaimers.

Please note fees listed include all units required to gain this qualification.  If you're a continuing student and have successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in, to complete this course.

Enquiries regarding fees can be made by calling us.

T 1300 300 822

Units

National ID Unit title
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURETR131 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURTTF101 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations
AURLTZ101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURLTE102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURLTD105 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURLTD104 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTB103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR123 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
National ID Unit title
AURTTJ011 Balance wheels and tyres
AURETH101 Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles
AURETH102 Inspect and maintain battery electric vehicles
AURETK002 Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR006 Solder electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR007 Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems
AURETR010 Repair wiring harnesses and looms
AURETR122 Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems
AURLTJ102 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURETR132 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR124 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURETU104 Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC components
AURETU103 Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETR144 Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems
AURETR135 Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation
AURETR143 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems

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