InTech Institute of Technology

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

InTech Institute of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 091605F

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Course Overview

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.

What you’ll learn:

To complete this qualification you will need to complete:

A total number of units: 36

  • 20 core units
  • 16 elective units

Mandatory Units:

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

Suggested Elective Units:

AURLTF001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle mechanical fuel injection systems
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURLTX013 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURLTX002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions
AURLTQ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies
AURLTQ012 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts
AURTTM004 Assemble engine blocks and sub-assemblies
AURLTE001 Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies
AURTTD005 Overhaul steering system components
AURLTE001 Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies
AURTTB013 Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors
AURTTB015 Assemble and fit braking system components
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURACA001 Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace

Career Pathways

Potential Career Pathways: On successful completion of this course, a student can find employment as a qualified motor mechanic. This qualification prepares you to perform mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry. You may find a career as an:

  • Automotive Mechanic
  • Light vehicle Mechanical Technician
  • Automotive Heavy Diesel Fuel Technician
  • Diesel Engine Technician
  • Forklift technician
  • Light Vehicle Mechanical Technician
  • Motorcycle Repair Technician
  • Heavy commercial vehicle technician
  • Agricultural Mechanical Technician

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 24,000 for the entire course
Start date: September 2021
January 2022
April 2022
Duration: 121 week delivery, including term breaks.
Study mode: Full time
Address

InTech Institute of Technology

Brisbane Campus
21 Parkview Street Brisbane Queensland 4064
Australia

Entry criteria

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student have:

  • have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
  • are mature age (over 18 years at the time of commencement) and
  • have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake this course.

English Proficiency requirements:

  • IELTS band score of 5.5 (academic test version) or TOEFL PBT score of 530 or TOEFL CBT score of 197 or TOEFL;
  • IBT overall score 71 ( No band less than 70) or equivalent

Address

InTech Institute of Technology
Brisbane Campus
21 Parkview Street Brisbane Queensland 4064
Australia