AUR30620 | Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
CRICOS Code: 103664C
This qualification 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.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Location (Theory& Practical)
72-92 Lanford Street, North Melbourne VIC -3051
(Subject to change at the time of enrolment)
64 weeks including holidays
Delivery and Assessment mode
Face-to-face, combination of theory, practical and/or project assessments
Prerequisite /Entry requirements
- Completion of year 11 or equivalent (Subject to the assessment and approval of Baxter Admission team.)
- Applicants must be 18 years of age and above.
- Successful completion of Pre-training review (PTR)
- English Proficiency: Score of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
- English Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) skills appropriate to the course requirements.
Visit: www.baxter.vic.edu.au/lln-english-requirements/ for details
Work based training/Work placement
Possible pathways for further study
AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant
Qalifications in Automotive & Engineering
Possible occupational outcomes
Light Vehicle Mechanical Technician, Light Vehicle Mechanic
Fees & Charges
www.baxter.vic.edu.au for updated information
Units of Competency
|Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace.
|Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace.
|Test and repair basic electrical circuits.
|Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems.
|Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles.
|Diagnose and repair charging systems.
|Diagnose and repair starting systems.
|Diagnose and repair ignition systems.
|Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems.
|Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems.
|Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems.
|Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines.
|Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems.
|Carry out servicing operations.
|Carry out diagnostic procedures.
|Inspect and service braking systems.
|Diagnose and repair cooling systems.
|Inspect and service engines.
|Inspect and service petrol fuel systems.
|Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace.
|Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies.
|Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace.
|Balance wheels and tyres.
|Carry out vehicle safety inspections.
|Inspect and service suspension systems.
|Inspect and service automatic transmissions.
|Inspect and service final drive assemblies.
|Inspect and service manual transmissions.
|Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems.
|Inspect and service cooling systems.
|Diagnose and repair exhaust systems.
|Solder electrical wiring and circuits.
|Diagnose and repair engine forced induction systems.
|Inspect and service steering systems.
|Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems.
|Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace.