Qualification details

AUR31205 - Certificate III in Automotive Retail, Service and Repair (Release 2)

Summary

Releases:
ReleaseStatusRelease date
2 (this release)Current 20/Dec/2011
(View details for release 1) Replaced21/Jun/2011

Usage recommendation:
Deleted
The Deleted usage recommendation was implemented on 13 June 2017 to describe training components that have no replacement. Enrolments in training components and statements of attainment or qualifications issued before 13 June 2017 are valid. For any components marked as deleted after 13 June 2017, the applicable transition/teach-out periods apply. For specific questions regarding the enrolment, delivery or issuance of a statement of attainment/qualification, please contact your training regulator.
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
DeletedDeleted from AUR05 Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package16/Jan/2013

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
AURC270103A - Apply safe working practicesApply safe working practices N/A
AURC272003A - Apply environmental regulations and best practice in a workplace or businessApply environmental regulations and best practice in a workplace or business N/A
AURT271781A - Implement and monitor environmental regulations in the automotive mechanical industryImplement and monitor environmental regulations in the automotive mechanical industry N/A
AURV223608A - Carry out oxy acetylene welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating proceduresCarry out oxy acetylene welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating procedures N/A
AURV223808A - Carry out soft soldering techniquesCarry out soft soldering techniques N/A
AURV271403A - Apply environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industryApply environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industry N/A
AURV281308A - Carry out gas metal arc (MIG) welding proceduresCarry out gas metal arc (MIG) welding procedures N/A
AURV371481A - Implement and monitor environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industryImplement and monitor environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industry N/A
MEM05003B - Perform soft solderingPerform soft soldering N/A
MEM05004C - Perform routine oxy acetylene weldingPerform routine oxy acetylene welding N/A
Items per page 10 | 20 | 50 | 100
Displaying items 1 - 10 of 12

Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 621312 Motor Vehicle Parts Interpreter 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 6211-17 Sales Representative (Motor Vehicle Parts And Accessories) 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Automotive Service and Repair 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Automotive Serviceperson (General) 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 621312 Motor Vehicle Parts Interpreter 02/Feb/2007 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 6211-17 Sales Representative (Motor Vehicle Parts And Accessories) 18/Nov/2005 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 18/Nov/2005 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 514 Certificate III 25/Mar/2009 
The content being displayed has been produced by a third party, while all attempts have been made to make this content as accessible as possible it cannot be guaranteed. If you are encountering issues following the content on this page please consider downloading the content in its original form

Modification History

Not Applicable

Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of sales, servicing and repair functions within the automotive retail, service and repair sector. It is suitable for entry into the automotive retail, service and repair sector.

Job roles /employment outcomes 

The Certificate III in Automotive Retail, Service and Repair is a general qualification intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing various tasks in an automotive retail, service or repair context.

Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification may include:

  • automotive mechanics
  • automotive electricians
  • automotive specialists
  • vehicle salespersons
  • vehicle repairers
  • parts interpreters.

Application 

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Pathways Information

Pathways into the qualification 

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry. Credit will be granted towards this qualification to those who have completed a Certificate II qualification from the AUR05 Training Package or other relevant qualifications.

Pathways from the qualification 

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40208 Certificate IV in Automotive Technology or other relevant qualifications.

Additional qualification advice 

This is a generic qualification to provide for flexibility to cater for the training needs of individuals across sectors of the automotive industry.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Licensing considerations 

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

Not Applicable

Employability Skills Summary

EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS QUALIFICATION SUMMARY 

The following table contains a summary of the Employability Skills for this qualification as identified by the retail, service and repair sector of the Automotive industry. 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 information to others (verbal and non-verbal), including use of automotive terms
  • Completing workplace reports
  • Communicating ideas and information with workplace colleagues
  • 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
  • Communicating with people who speak languages other than English and in a cross-cultural context
  • Interpreting the needs of customers
  • Reading and interpreting workplace related documentation

Teamwork

  • Identifying and describing own role and role of others
  • Working within a team to provide office administration services
  • 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 a 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

  • Prioritising actions to achieve required outcomes
  • Planning own work requirements
  • Allocating resources to workplace tasks and requirements
  • Identifying risk factors and taking action to minimise risk

Packaging Rules

Packaging Rules 

To be awarded the Certificate III in Automotive Retail, Service and Repair, competency must be achieved in twenty three  (23 ) units of competency:

  • two  (2 ) core units of competency
  • twenty one  (21 ) elective units of competency from Group A, as specified below.

Where prerequisite units are identified they must be counted in the total number of units required for completion of the qualification.

The following pairs of units must not be chosen together when achieving this qualification:

MEM05003B

Perform soft soldering

AURV223808A

Carry out soft soldering techniques

MEM05004C

Perform routine oxy acetylene welding

AURV223608A

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

MEM05007C

Perform manual heating and thermal cutting

AURV223608A

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

MEM05017D

Weld using gas metal arc welding process

AURV281308A

Carry out gas metal arc (MIG) welding procedures

Core units of competency 

  • Complete the following unit of competency:

AURC270103A

Apply safe working practices

  • Plus, one  (1 ) of the following environmental units of competency:

AURC272003A

Apply environmental regulations and best practice in a workplace or business

AURT271781A

Implement and monitor environmental regulations in the automotive mechanical industry

AURV271403A

Apply environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industry

AURV371481A

Implement and monitor environmental regulations and best practice in the body repair industry

Elective units of competency 

Group A 

Select a minimum of twenty one  (21 ) elective units of competency as specified below:

  • a minimum of seventeen  (17 ) units from the AUR Training Package (aligned at Certificate II, III or IV)
  • a maximum of four  (4 ) open electives from other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses, where those units are aligned to Certificate III.

Note that:

  • a maximum of eleven  (11 ) elective units may be selected from units aligned to Certificate II qualifications
  • a maximum of two  (2 ) elective units may be selected from units aligned to Certificate IV qualifications.
Training component details
The following details are displayed for each different NRT:-

Training packages

- Training package details
- Training package components

Qualifications

- Qualification details
- Qualification components

Accredited courses

- Accredited course details

Modules

- Module details

Units of competency

- Units of competency details
- Unit components

Skill sets

- Skill set details
- Skill set components

Click on the Export link to export the NRT information to MS Word or PDF.

Click on the Manage notification link to create or change a notification for this NRT.

When selecting the Display history check box a set of tables will appear displaying a log of historical values describing what has changed and when over time.

If you have access to make changes to an NRT, click on the Edit link on the upper right hand side of the summary box.