Australia Institute of Business and Technology

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Australia Institute of Business and Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 095063K

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


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.

Delivery mode

In Class (NSW | QLD)


Core Subjects

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 jumpstart vehicles

AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems

AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems

AURETR031 Diagnose and repair ignition 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

AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems

AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems

AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems

AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

Elective Subjects

AURACA001 Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace

AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

AURETD001 Diagnose and repair electronically controlled steering systems

AURETH001 Depower and reinitialize battery electric vehicles

AURETH002 Service and maintain battery electric vehicles

AURETH003 Diagnose and repair high voltage rechargeable energy storage systems in battery electric vehicles

AURETH004 Diagnose and repair traction motor speed control systems in battery electric vehicles

AURETH005 Diagnose and repair high voltage traction motors in battery electric vehicles

AURETH006 Diagnose and repair auxiliary motors and associated components in battery electric vehicles

AURETH007 Diagnose and repair system instrumentation and safety interlocks in battery electric vehicles

URETH011 Depower and reinitialize hybrid electric vehicles

AURETR010 Repair wiring harnesses and looms

AURETR011 Install basic ancillary electrical systems and components

AURETR020 Diagnose and repair network electronic control systems

AURETR022 Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems

AURTTA021 Diagnose complex system faults


  • Light Vehicle Automotive Technician

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Offshore International Student: 23,100; Onshore Student Visa Holder:... Read moreOffshore International Student: 23,100; Onshore Student Visa Holder: 21,000; Total Material Fee 2,625
Start date: September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
Duration: 92 weeks (80 weeks Tuition plus 12 weeks Break)
Study mode: Full time

Edison Engineering Workshop

Unit 7, 27 Selhurst Street
Brisbane Queensland 4108

Entry criteria

Completion of Australian year 12 or equivalent with satisfactory completion of mathematics and physics

  • IELTS score of 5.5
  • TOEFL iBT score of 46
  • Cambridge score of 161
  • PTE score of 42
  • OET Grade of D


Australia Institute of Business and Technology
Mount Gravatt Campus
Level 1 - 3, 18 Mount Gravatt-Capalaba Road Brisbane Queensland 4122