Oceania College of Technology

AUR32116 Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology

Oceania College of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 091642A

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to repair and maintain the body of cars, heavy vehicles and other vehicles in the automotive industry.

Job roles related to this qualification include:

Vehicle body repair technician
Vehicle body restoration technician
Heavy vehicle body and chassis repair technician.

How will I Be Assessed?

Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will be conducted.

What will I study

Remove and Store Vehicle Body Components
Repair Adhesive Bonded Structural Damage on Vehicles
Repair Procedures
Remove, Replace and Align Bolt-On Vehicle Body Panels and Components
Repair Vehicle Body Panels Using Filler
Oxyacetylene Thermal Heating and Cutting on Vehicle Body Sections
Remove and Replace Major Welded Panels on Vehicles
Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding on Vehicle Body Sections
Repair Vehicle Chassis, Frame and Associated Components
Remove and Replace Adhesive Attached Components On Vehicles
Remove and Install Movable Body Glass
Remove and Replace Vehicle Head Lining Repair Vehicle Thermoplastic Body Panels and
Non-Structural Vehicle Panel Repairs
Repair Vehicle Body Panels Using Metal Finishing
Repair Vehicle Aluminium Body Panels Without the Use Of Body Filler
Spot Welding


Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40716 Certificate IV in Automotive Body Repair Technology or other relevant qualifications.

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Course opportunities

Start date: October 2021
January 2022
April 2022
Duration: 65 weeks
Study mode: Full time

Brisbane campus

110 Beatty Road
Brisbane Queensland 4108

Entry criteria

Year 10 or equivalent with sound achievement in Maths and English and/or equivalent to (IELTS Score 5.5 or above).
Minimum age of 18 years at time of enrolment.


Oceania College of Technology
Sydney campus
Level 4/1 Fitzwilliam Street Sydney New South Wales 2150