|Course Duration||Mode of Delivery|
|Course duration is calculated on 20 hours per week of face-to-face
training for 66 weeks & 12 weeks of allocated term break.
Total Course Duration: 78 weeks
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.
Who can Enrol?
Target group for this program will be the international students over the age of 18 including mature aged clients who wish to further develop or formalise their skills in a variety of tasks relating to light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology is considered a trade course, upon successful completion of the course and nationally recognised qualification is issued.
Students are provided with advice on employment and further training options throughout the delivery of the program.
Recommended Pathways from the Qualification
Students completing the Certificate III qualification may choose to progress with further studies by undertaking one or more of the following qualifications:
- AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis
Employment Pathways from the qualification
This qualification prepares student to perform mechanical work in the Automotive (light vehicle) Service and Repair Industry.
This course may lead to employment as:
- Light Vehicle Repair Technician.
There are no formal prerequisites required to enter the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology. However, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
English Language Requirement
Minimum IELTS score of 5.5 or PTE score of 42 or Certificate III in EAL or equivalent.
*For equivalency of various English Languages proficiency testing, and other forms of equivalency please refer to the admissions and student selection policy available in the student’s handbook (www.glen.edu.au).
In the absence of formal English qualifications Glen Institute may proffer English Placement Test
No prior academic requirements apply for this qualification; however, Glen Institute require successful completion of Australian Equivalent Year 12 qualification or higher.
All applicants must be aged 18 years or over at the time of applying for admission to the course.
Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Requirement
Applicants will be required to demonstrate their LLN capabilities &/or complete an LLN assessment prior to the commencement of the course as per the Glen Pre –training & LLN Policy & Procedure. Glen Institute uses LLN Robot platform for the assessment.
Applicants should have basic computer and MS Office skills (Word, Excel, and Power Point). Applicants should be in possession of their personal computer (the minimum configuration should be Intel Core i3 (sixth generation or newer) or equivalent. Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Professional x64, Memory: 4 GB RAM, Storage: 120 GB internal storage).
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace.|
|AURASA102||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace.|
|AURLTD104||Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems.|
|AURTTK102||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace.|
|AURETR112||Test and repair basic electrical circuits.|
|AURTTA104||Carry out servicing operations.|
|AURETR125||Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles.|
|AURTTE104||Inspect and service engines.|
|AURTTB101||Inspect and service braking systems.|
|AURLTB103||Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems.|
|AURETR131||Diagnose and repair ignition systems.|
|AURTTA118||Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies|
|AURLTD105||Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems.|
|AURLTE102||Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines.|
|AURTTF101||Inspect and service petrol fuel systems.|
|AURETR123||Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems.|
|AURTTC103||Diagnose and repair cooling systems.|
|AURETR130||Diagnose and repair starting systems.|
|AURLTZ101||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems.|
|AURETR129||Diagnose and repair charging systems.|
|AURTTK001||Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace.|
|AURTTB015||Assemble and fit braking system components.|
|AURTTX102||Inspect and service manual transmissions.|
|AURTTX103||Inspect and service automatic transmissions.|
|AURLTX103||Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems.|
|AURTTD002||Inspect and service steering systems.|
|AURAFA103||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace.|
|AURTTJ011||Balance wheels and tyres.|
|AURTTC001||Inspect and service cooling systems.|
|AURLTJ102||Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes.|
|AURETR128||Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems.|
|AURETR132||Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems.|
|AURTTZ102||Diagnose and repair exhaust systems.|
|AURLTQ101||Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies.|
|AURLTQ102||Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts.|
|AURACA101||Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace.|
Note: The elective units may change at college’s discretion, if necessary.