Automotive

Program code AUR30616
CRICOS code 094321E
Program length 52 Weeks
Study Mode Full time

Qualification Description

This course is for people working in the automotive industry who want a career as an automotive light vehicle mechanic. Students will learn how to service, repair and diagnose faults in motor vehicles weighing up to 4.5 tonnes. Students will learn how to diagnose service and repair faults in light vehicle engine, transmission, suspension, steering, brake and electrical systems and components

Pathways

Pathways into the qualification

Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR20516 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology, AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, AUR40816 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications

Employment or occupational pathway

This course is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing mechanical technology service and repair tasks in the automotive industry. Occupational title for this position is Automotive Mechanic.

Entry Requirements

RTO requirements

Domestic students

Training and assessments are conducted in English. Applicants must possess sound written and spoken English skills. Students will be required to complete a pretraining interview Language Literacy, Numeracy test paper as part of an enrolment interview.

 

International students

  • Must be 18 years old or over
  • Completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent) or relevant industry experience (if applicable)
  • Minimum 5.5 IELTS score or equivalent (if applicable)
  • Complete a pre-training interview and a Language Literacy, Numeracy test as a part of enrolment process. Off shore students will need to go through a telephone interview.

Training Package
There are no pre-requisite or any other training package entry requirements to enrol in this course.

Course Duration

  • This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks including 12 weeks of break.
  • The classes will be conducted 2 days a week for 8 hours each and 1 day a week for 4 hours.
  • Plus students will need to attend additional 25 hours practice time in the automotive workshop per term.
  • Students will also need to put in approximately 8 hours per week towards self paced learning and assessment.

Note:

All students must participate in Workshop Safety Training at the start of their course,  the students will be provided safety training and will be assessed on their safety skills before they are allowed to complete any further training and/or assessment in the workshop.

The actual duration of the course may vary for individual students or different cohorts depending on whether the student needs to attend catch up classes, goes on suspension, if the student changes group mid-way through their course, when the student can attend workshop safety training, when holidays fall, recognition of prior learning, credit transfer, and national recognition.

Delivery Methods

Face to face delivery and practicals in a simulated workshop environment.

Unit Of Study

Total 36 units: 20 core units plus 16 elective units

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace Core
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace Core
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits Core
AURETR023 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems Core
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles Core
AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems Core
AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems Core
AURETR031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems Core
AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems Core
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems Core
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems Core
AURLTE002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines Core
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems Core
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations Core
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures Core
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems Core
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems Core
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines Core
AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems Core
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace Core
AURLTX003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems Elective
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems Elective
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems Elective
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems Elective
AURLTF002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle diesel fuel injection systems Elective
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems Elective
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace Elective
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies Elective
AURTTX002 Inspect and service manual transmissions Elective
AURVTW001 Carry out manual metal arc welding on components Elective
AURVTW003 Carry out advanced gas metal arc welding on vehicle body sections Elective
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspections Elective
AURTTA009 Carry out mechanical pre-repair operations Elective
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions Elective
AURETR028 Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems Elective
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems Elective

Assessment Methods

Training Australia First uses a range of assessment methods which may include:

  • Written assessment
  • Observation

RPL

Recognition of prior learning is a process where a person with work experience, can have their skills and knowledge assessed, with the aim of getting a formal qualification. If you wish to apply for RPL or need further information get in touch with the Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Credit Transfer/National Recognition(CT)

Training Australia First recognises AQF qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by any other Registered Training Organisation in Australia. If you wish to apply for CT or need further information get in touch with the Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Award Issued

Students completing all assessment requirements for the qualification will be awarded a certificate corresponding to the completed qualifications. Students completing assessment requirements for part of a qualification will be awarded a Statement of Attainment indicating which modules or units of competency they have completed.

Program code AUR31116
CRICOS code 094322D
Program length 52 Weeks
Study Mode Full time

Qualification Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of heavy commercial vehicles within the automotive service and repair sector.

Pathways

Pathways into the qualification
Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR20516 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology, AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications.

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, AUR40816 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications.

Employment or occupational pathway

This course prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive heavy commercial vehicle service and repair sector.
Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include:

  • Heavy commercial vehicle technicians

Entry Requirements

RTO requirements

Domestic students

Training and assessments are conducted in English. Applicants must possess sound written and spoken English skills. Students will be required to complete a pretraining interview Language Literacy, Numeracy test paper as part of an enrolment interview.

 

International students

  • Must be 18 years old or over
  • Completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent) or relevant industry experience (if applicable)
  • Minimum 5.5 IELTS score or equivalent (if applicable)
  • Complete a pre-training interview and a Language Literacy, Numeracy test as a part of enrolment process. Off shore students will need to go through a telephone interview.

Training Package
There are no pre-requisite or any other training package entry requirements to enrol in this course.

Course Duration

  • This qualification will be delivered over 52 weeks including 12 weeks of  break.
  • The classes will be conducted 2 days a week for 8 hours each and 1 day a week for 4 hours.
  • Plus students will need to attend additional 25 hours practice time in the automotive workshop per term.
  • Students will also need to put in approximately 8 hours per week towards self paced learning and assessment.

Note:

All students must participate in Workshop Safety Training at the start of their course,  the students will be provided safety training and will be assessed on their safety skills before they are allowed to complete any further training and/or assessment in the workshop.

The actual duration of the course may vary for individual students or different cohorts depending on whether the student needs to attend catch up classes, goes on suspension, if the student changes group mid-way through their course, when the student can attend workshop safety training, when holidays fall, recognition of prior learning, credit transfer, and national recognition.

Delivery Methods

Face to face delivery and practicals in a simulated workshop environment.

Unit Of Study

Total 36 units: 22 core units plus 14 elective units

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace Core
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace Core
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace Core
AURHTB001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle air braking systems Core
AURTTA006 Inspect and service hydraulic systems Core
AURHTD003 Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle suspension systems Core
AURHTD002 Diagnose and repair heavy commercial vehicle steering systems Core
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies Core
AURHTQ003 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts Core
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems Core
AURHTZ001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems Core
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems Core
AURHTE002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines Core
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems Core
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits Core
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles Core
AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems Core
AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems Core
AURETR024 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems Core
AURETR022 Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems Core
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations Core
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures Core
AURHTX001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle manual transmissions Elective
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace Elective
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace Elective
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives Elective
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems Elective
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems Elective
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems Elective
AURTTX002 Inspect and service manual transmissions Elective
AURHTX004 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems Elective
AURHTF002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems Elective
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems Elective
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines Elective
AURVTW001 Carry out manual metal arc welding on components Elective
AURVTW003 Carry out advanced gas metal arc welding on vehicle body sections Elective

Assessment Methods

Training Australia First uses a range of assessment methods which may include:

  • Written assessment
  • Observation

RPL

Recognition of prior learning is a process where a person with work experience, can have their skills and knowledge assessed, with the aim of getting a formal qualification. If you wish to apply for RPL or need further information get in touch with the Student Services and Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Credit Transfer/National Recognition(CT)

Training Australia First recognises AQF qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by any other Registered Training Organisation in Australia. If you wish to apply for CT or need further information get in touch with the Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Award Issued

Students completing all assessment requirements for the qualification will be awarded a certificate corresponding to the completed qualifications. Students completing assessment requirements for part of a qualification will be awarded a Statement of Attainment indicating which modules or units of competency they have completed.

Program code AUR40216
CRICOS code 094324B
Program length 26 Weeks
Study Mode Full time

Qualification Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform advanced diagnostic operations in the automotive retail, service and repair environment

Pathways

Pathways into the qualification
Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis are required to have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

Pathways from the qualification
Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management, AUR50216 Diploma in Automotive Technology or other relevant qualifications.

Employment or occupational pathway
The Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis provides advanced training for automotive technicians who want to further develop their diagnostic and technical skills.
Job roles related to this qualification include:

  • automotive lead or master technician
  • automotive technical adviser.

Entry Requirements

RTO requirements

Domestic students

Training and assessments are conducted in English. Applicants must possess sound written and spoken English skills. Students will be required to complete a pretraining interview Language Literacy, Numeracy test paper as part of an enrolment interview.

International students

  • Must be 18 years old or over
  • Completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent) or relevant industry experience (if applicable)
  • Minimum 5.5 IELTS score or equivalent (if applicable)
  • Complete a pre-training interview and a Language Literacy, Numeracy test as a part of enrolment process. Off shore students will need to go through a telephone interview.

 

Training Package
Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis are required to have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

Course Duration

  • This qualification will be delivered over 26 weeks including 6 weeks of break.
  • The classes will be conducted 2 days a week for 8 hours each and 1 day a week for 4 hours.
  • Plus students will need to attend additional 25 hours practice time in the automotive workshop per term.
  • Students will also need to put in approximately 8 hours per week towards self paced learning and assessment.

Note:

All students must participate in Workshop Safety Training at the start of their course,  the students will be provided safety training and will be assessed on their safety skills before they are allowed to complete any further training and/or assessment in the workshop.

The actual duration of the course may vary for individual students or different cohorts depending on whether the student needs to attend catch up classes, goes on suspension, if the student changes group mid-way through their course, when the student can attend workshop safety training, when holidays fall, recognition of prior learning, credit transfer, and national recognition.

Delivery Methods

Face to face delivery and practicals in a simulated workshop environment.

Unit Of Study

Total 10 units: 1 core units plus 9 elective units

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
AURTTA021 Diagnose complex system faults Core
AURLTX004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle automatic transmission and driveline systems Elective
AURHTB006 Diagnose complex faults in heavy commercial vehicle braking systems Elective
AURHTD006 Diagnose complex faults in heavy commercial vehicle steering and suspension systems Elective
AURHTE003 Diagnose complex faults in heavy vehicle diesel engines Elective
AURHTX006 Diagnose complex faults in heavy commercial vehicle transmission and driveline systems Elective
AURLTB004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle braking systems Elective
AURLTD009 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems Elective
AURLTE005 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle diesel engines Elective
BSBCMM301 Process customer complaints Elective

Assessment Methods

Training Australia First uses a range of assessment methods which may include:

  • Written assessments
  • Case scenerio
  • Observation

RPL

Recognition of prior learning is a process where a person with work experience, can have their skills and knowledge assessed, with the aim of getting a formal qualification. If you wish to apply for RPL or need further information get in touch with the  Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Credit Transfer/National Recognition(CT)

Training Australis First recognises AQF qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by any other Registered Training Organisation in Australia. If you wish to apply for CT or need further information get in touch with the Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australis First.

Award Issued

Students completing all assessment requirements for the qualification will be awarded a certificate corresponding to the completed qualifications. Students completing assessment requirements for part of a qualification will be awarded a Statement of Attainment indicating which modules or units of competency they have completed.

Program code AUR50116
CRICOS code 094325A
Program length 36 Weeks
Study Mode Full time

Qualification Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to undertake leadership and management roles within the automotive industry. It is suitable for entry into senior management roles in all sectors of the automotive industry.

Pathways

Pathways into the qualification
Credit will be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR40116 Certificate IV in Automotive Management or other relevant qualifications.


Pathways from the qualification
Further training pathways from this qualification may lead to a relevant Advanced Diploma qualification.


Employment or occupational pathway
The Diploma of Automotive Management is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing management roles in the automotive industry.


Job outcomes targeted by this qualification include:

  • Business manager
  • Automotive directorship.
  • Dealer principal
  • Operations manager
  • Sales manager
  • Area manager
  • Marketing manager
  • Retail manager
  • Parts manager
  • Purchasing manager
  • Automotive service manager
  • Automotive aftermarket manager
  • Automotive retail sales manager
  • Automotive warehouse manager
  • Automotive repair manager.

Entry Requirements

RTO requirements

Domestic students

Training and assessments are conducted in English. Applicants must possess sound written and spoken English skills. Students will be required to complete a pretraining interview Language Literacy, Numeracy test paper as part of an enrolment interview.

International students

  • Must be 18 years old or over
  • Completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent) or relevant industry experience (if applicable)
  • Minimum 5.5 IELTS score or equivalent (if applicable)
  • Complete a pre-training interview and a Language Literacy, Numeracy test as a part of enrolment process. Off shore students will need to go through a telephone interview.

 

Training Package
There are no pre-requisite or any other training package entry requirements to enrol in this course.

Course Duration

  • The program delivery will be scheduled over approximate 36 weeks including 6 weeks of break.
  • 8 hours per day for 2 days a week  and 4 hours for  1 day a week.
  • Plus students will need to attend 10 hours additional classes per term.
  • Student will need to put in approximately 7 hours per week towards self paced learning and assessment.

Note: The actual duration of the course may vary for individual students or different cohorts depending on whether the student needs to attend catch up classes, goes on suspension, if the student changes group mid-way through their course, when the student can attend workshop safety training, when holidays fall, recognition of prior learning, credit transfer, and national recognition.

Delivery Methods

Face to face delivery and practicals in a simulated workshop environment where applicable.

Unit Of Study

Total 12 units: 6 core units plus 6 elective units

Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
AURAEA004 Manage environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace Core
AURAMA005 Manage complex customer issues in an automotive workplace Core
AURAMA006 Contribute to planning and implementing business improvement in an automotive workplace Core
BSBFIM501 Manage budgets and financial plans Core
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance Core
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace Core
BSBCUS501 Manage quality customer service Elective
BSBADM502 Manage meetings Elective
BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff Elective
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Elective
BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development Elective
BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development Elective

Assessment Methods

Training Australia First uses a range of assessment methods which may include:

  • Written assessment
  • Projects
  • Case study
  • Observation

RPL

Recognition of prior learning is a process where a person with work experience, can have their skills and knowledge assessed, with the aim of getting a formal qualification. If you wish to apply for RPL or need further information get in touch with the Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Credit Transfer/National Recognition(CT)

Training Australia First recognises AQF qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by any other Registered Training Organisation in Australia. If you wish to apply for CT or need further information get in touch with the Student Services & Records Manager at Training Australia First.

Award Issued

Students completing all assessment requirements for the qualification will be awarded a certificate corresponding to the completed qualifications. Students completing assessment requirements for part of a qualification will be awarded a Statement of Attainment indicating which modules or units of competency they have completed.