Qualification details

AUR30612 - Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology (Release 1)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
1 1 (this release)Current 17/Jan/2013

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
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Supersedes AUR30405 - Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Technology16/Jan/2013
Is superseded by and equivalent to AUR30616 - Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology 13/Apr/2016

Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

CodeSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Code columnTitleSort Table listing Units of Competency by the Title columnEssential
AURACA2001 - Establish relations with customersEstablish relations with customers Elective
AURAEA3003 - Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industryMonitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry Core
AURAFA2003 - Communicate effectively in an automotive workplaceCommunicate effectively in an automotive workplace Elective
AURASA2002 - Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplaceApply safe working practices in an automotive workplace Core
AURETD3001 - Service and repair electronically controlled steering systemsService and repair electronically controlled steering systems Elective
AURETH3001 - Depower battery electric vehiclesDepower battery electric vehicles Elective
AURETH3002 - Service and maintain battery electric vehiclesService and maintain battery electric vehicles Elective
AURETR2005 - Install, test and repair electrical security systems and componentsInstall, test and repair electrical security systems and components Elective
AURETR2010 - Fabricate, test and repair wiring harnesses and loomsFabricate, test and repair wiring harnesses and looms Elective
AURETR2011 - Install and test basic ancillary electrical componentsInstall and test basic ancillary electrical components Elective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 321211 Motor Mechanic (General) 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4211-11 Motor Mechanic 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 321211 Motor Mechanic (General) 07/Aug/2013 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4211-11 Motor Mechanic 07/Aug/2013 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 07/Aug/2013 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 17/Jan/2013 
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Modification History

Release 

Comment 

Release 1 

Replaces AUR30405 Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Technology

Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive service and repair industry.

Job roles and employment outcomes 

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry.

Job roles related to this qualification include:

  • light vehicle mechanical technician.

Application 

This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.

Pathways Information

Pathways into the qualification 

Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR20512 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology, AUR20712 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications.

Pathways from the qualification  

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40212 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, AUR40812 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

There are no specific licences that relate to this qualification. However, some units in this qualification may have licensing or regulatory requirements, depending on the work context. Local regulations should be checked for details.

Entry Requirements

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

Employability Skills Summary

EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS QUALIFICATION SUMMARY 

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills as identified by the automotive industry for this qualification. The employability skills facets described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on qualification packaging options.

Employability Skill 

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include: 

Communication 

  • clearly communicating workplace verbal and non-verbal information and ideas with workplace colleagues, including use of automotive terms
  • completing workplace reports
  • using and contributing to workplace procedures
  • maintaining workplace records
  • communicating with colleagues and clients to handle verbal enquiries, such as clarifying instructions and responding to requests for information
  • interpreting the needs of customers
  • reading and interpreting workplace-related documentation

Teamwork 

  • identifying and describing own role and role of others
  • working with diverse individuals and groups
  • applying knowledge of own role to complete activities efficiently to support team activities and tasks

Problem solving 

  • recognising a workplace problem or potential problem and taking action
  • determining problems needing priority action
  • referring problems outside area of responsibility to appropriate person and suggesting possible causes
  • seeking information and assistance as required to solve problems
  • using a range of problem-solving techniques
  • taking action to resolve concerns
  • developing practical responses to common breakdowns in workplace systems and procedures

Initiative and enterprise 

  • adapting to new and emerging situations in the workplace
  • being proactive and creative in responding to workplace problems, changes and challenges

Planning and organising 

  • planning own work requirements and prioritising actions to achieve required outcomes and ensure tasks are completed on time
  • identifying risk factors and taking action to minimise risk

Self-management 

  • selecting and using appropriate equipment, materials, processes and procedures
  • recognising limitations and seeking timely advice
  • planning own work requirements, setting own work program and managing time to ensure tasks are completed on time
  • following workplace documentation, such as codes of practice and operating procedures

Learning 

  • asking questions to gain information
  • identifying sources of information, assistance and expert knowledge to expand knowledge, skills and understanding
  • participating in self-improvement activities
  • participating in development of workplace continuous improvement strategies
  • helping others develop competency

Technology 

  • operating diagnostic and test equipment
  • performance testing components, systems and equipment
  • using tools and equipment efficiently and safely
  • storing and caring for components, parts, tools, test equipment and support equipment
  • using business technology to collect, analyse and provide information

Packaging Rules

To be awarded this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 36 units  of competency, consisting of:

  • 20 core units 

plus

  • 16 elective units , of which:
  • up to 16  elective units may be chosen from the elective units listed below
  • up to 6  elective units may be chosen from a Certificate II qualification or above in this Training Package or another endorsed Training Package or accredited course, provided that the units chosen contribute to the vocational outcome of this qualification and do not duplicate the outcome of another unit chosen for the qualification.

Core units  

Unit code 

Unit title 

Common – Environment 

AURAEA3003

Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry

Common – Health and Safety 

AURASA2002

Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace

Electrical – Technical – Electrical and Electronic 

AURETR2012

Test and repair basic electrical circuits

AURETR3023

Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems

AURETR3025

Test, charge and replace batteries

AURETR3029

Diagnose and repair charging systems

AURETR3030

Diagnose and repair starting systems

AURETR3031

Diagnose and repair ignition systems

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Emission and Exhaust 

AURLTZ3001

Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Brakes 

AURLTB3003

Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Steering and Suspension 

AURLTD3004

Repair steering systems (light vehicle)

AURLTD3005

Repair suspension systems (light vehicle)

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Engines 

AURLTE3002

Repair engines and associated engine components (light vehicle)

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical  

AURTTA2004

Carry out servicing operations

AURTTA3018

Carry out diagnostic procedures

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Brakes 

AURTTB2001

Inspect and service braking systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Cooling Systems 

AURTTC3003

Diagnose and repair cooling systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Engines 

AURTTE2004

Inspect and service engines

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Fuel Systems 

AURTTF2001

Service petrol fuel systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Tools and Equipment 

AURTTK2002

Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment

Elective units 

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisites 

Common – Sales and Marketing 

AURACA2001

Establish relations with customers

Common – Foundation Skills 

AURAFA2003

Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

Electrical – Technical – Steering and Suspension 

AURETD3001

Service and repair electronically controlled steering systems

Electrical – Technical – Hybrid Vehicle and Battery Electric Vehicle 

AURETH3001

Depower battery electric vehicles

AURETH3002

Service and maintain battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001

Electrical – Technical – Body 

AURETR3043

Service and repair electronic body management systems

Electrical – Technical – Electrical and Electronic 

AURETR2005

Install, test and repair electrical security systems and components

AURETR2010

Fabricate, test and repair wiring harnesses and looms

AURETR2011

Install and test basic ancillary electrical components

AURETR3020

Repair electronic systems

AURETR3022

Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems

AURETR3024

Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems

AURETR3028

Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems

AURETR3032

Repair electrical systems

AURETR3036

Service and repair electronically controlled suspension systems

AURETR3044

Service and repair electronic drive management systems

Electrical – Technical – Air Conditioning and HVAC 

AURETU2003

Service air conditioning and HVAC systems

AURETU3004

Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems

AURETU3005

Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Steering and Suspension 

AURLTD3006

Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle)

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Engines 

AURLTE2001

Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Fuel Systems 

AURLTF3001

Diagnose and repair mechanical fuel injection systems

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Wheels and Tyres 

AURLTJ2001

Select tyres and rims for specific applications (light)

AURLTJ2002

Remove, inspect, repair and fit tyres and tubes (light)

AURLTJ2003

Remove, inspect, and refit light vehicle wheel assemblies

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Driveline and Final Drives 

AURLTQ3001

Repair final drive assemblies (light vehicle)

AURLTQ3002

Repair final drive – driveline (light vehicle)

Mechanical – Light Vehicle – Technical – Transmission 

AURLTX3001

Repair transmissions – manual (light vehicle)

AURLTX3002

Repair transmissions – automatic (light vehicle)

AURLTX3003

Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical 

AURTTA2005

Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives

AURTTA2009

Carry out pre-repair operations (mechanical)

AURTTA3017

Carry out vehicle safety and roadworthy inspections

AURTTA3019

Carry out advanced diagnostic procedures

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Brakes 

AURTTB2003

Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors

AURTTB3005

Assemble and fit braking systems and components

AURTTB3006

Inspect, service and repair auxiliary braking systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Cooling Systems 

AURTTC2001

Inspect and service cooling systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Steering and Suspension 

AURTTD2002

Inspect and service steering systems

AURTTD2004

Inspect and service suspension systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Fuel Systems 

AURTTF2002

Service diesel fuel injection systems

AURTTF3004

Repair diesel fuel injection systems

AURTTF3005

Inspect and repair engine forced induction systems

AURTTF3006

Diagnose and repair petrol carburettor systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Wheels and Tyres 

AURTTJ2001

Balance wheels and tyres

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Measuring Equipment 

AURTTK2001

Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Alternative Fuels 

AURTTL3007

Service LPG fuel systems

AURTTL3008

Diagnose and repair LPG fuel systems

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Driveline and Final Drives 

AURTTQ2001

Service final drive assemblies

AURTTQ2003

Service final drive (driveline)

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Welding, Grinding, Machining and Soldering 

AURTTW2001

Carry out soft soldering techniques

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Transmission 

AURTTX2002

Inspect and service transmissions (manual)

AURTTX2003

Inspect and service transmissions (automatic)

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Emission and Exhaust 

AURTTZ2002

Repair exhaust system components

Vehicle Body – Technical 

AURVTA3004

Inspect vehicle systems and determine preferred repair action

Vehicle Body – Technical – Welding, Grinding, Machining and Soldering 

AURVTW2001

Carry out manual metal arc welding procedures

AURVTW2002

Carry out brazing procedures

AURVTW2003

Carry out gas metal arc welding procedures

AURVTW2004

Carry out gas tungsten arc welding procedures

AURVTW2008

Carry out oxy acetylene welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating procedures

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