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Qualification details

AUR40612 - Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology (Release 1)

Summary

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Is superseded by and equivalent to AUR40616 - Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology 13/Apr/2016

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

Training packages that include this qualification

Units of competency

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AURETR4038 - Diagnose complex faults in motorcycle electrical and electronic systemsDiagnose complex faults in motorcycle electrical and electronic systemsElective
AURETR5033 - Develop and apply electronic systems modificationDevelop and apply electronic systems modificationElective
AURETH4005 - Diagnose and repair high voltage traction motors in battery electric vehiclesDiagnose and repair high voltage traction motors in battery electric vehiclesElective
AURAKA3002 - Adapt work processes to new technologiesAdapt work processes to new technologiesElective
AURETH4011 - Deactivate and reinitialise power supply in hybrid electric vehiclesDeactivate and reinitialise power supply in hybrid electric vehiclesElective
AURETH3002 - Service and maintain battery electric vehiclesService and maintain battery electric vehiclesElective
AURETU4007 - Overhaul air conditioning system componentsOverhaul air conditioning system componentsElective
AURETR3025 - Test, charge and replace batteriesTest, charge and replace batteriesElective
BSBINN301A - Promote innovation in a team environmentPromote innovation in a team environmentElective
BSBLED401A - Develop teams and individualsDevelop teams and individualsElective
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Classifications

SchemeCodeClassification value
ANZSCO Identifier 321111 Automotive Electrician 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4212-11 Automotive Electrician 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Automotive Service and Repair 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Automotive Electrical Technician,Automotive Electrical Workshop Manager/Service Manager,Automotive Electrical Master Technician,Automotive Electrical Workshop Technical Service Advisor 

Classification history

SchemeCodeClassification valueStart dateEnd date
ANZSCO Identifier 321111 Automotive Electrician 07/Aug/2013 
ASCO (occupation type) Identifier 4212-11 Automotive Electrician 07/Aug/2013 
ASCED Qualification/Course Field of Education Identifier 0305 Automotive Engineering And Technology 07/Aug/2013 
Qualification/Course Level of Education Identifier 511 Certificate IV 17/Jan/2013 
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Modification History

Release 

Comment 

Release 1 

New qualifications

Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components as a master diagnostic technician on vehicles in the automotive service and repair industry. A range of advanced electrical diagnostic skills and knowledge is necessary and leadership and supervision of others would be expected.

Job roles and employment outcomes 

The Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology is a post-trade level qualification in the automotive body repair industry.

It is designed for a master diagnostic technician and covers a range of specialised functions in the electrical repair industry.

Job roles related to this qualification include:

  • automotive electrical workshop manager or service manager
  • automotive workshop technical service adviser
  • automotive master diagnostic 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 AUR30312 Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology in this Training Package or other relevant qualifications.

Pathways from the qualification 

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR50112 Diploma of Automotive Management 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

Entry requirements 

Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology are required to have completed an automotive AUR30312 Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

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 

  • understanding input from specialist personnel and technical representatives
  • providing guidance to others and clearly describing faults, problems and repair requirements
  • negotiating with other team members or supervisors regarding timing and progress of work activities and access to equipment
  • understanding and interpreting regulations, procedures, instructions and repair manuals
  • interpreting wiring diagrams and system schematics, and reading drawings relating to repair activities
  • using computers to obtain technical data and complete documentation
  • articulating complex ideas clearly
  • interpreting a range of complex and technical documents
  • analysing and evaluating records, reports and reference materials
  • understanding relevant definitions, terminology, symbols and language

Teamwork 

  • performing tasks as an individual while being responsive to supervisors and others
  • working effectively with others who may be of different ages, gender, race, religion and political persuasions
  • assisting other team members with tasks and providing advice on work processes and troubleshooting
  • seeking expert advice where appropriate
  • supporting team members in developing skills and knowledge
  • working in own role to support team activities
  • identifying and using the strengths of other team members

Problem solving 

  • identifying problems in a timely manner and developing practical solutions to problems or faults not fully covered by technical data
  • responding to emergencies or accidents according to regulatory and organisational requirements
  • identifying possible solutions for improving environmental and resource-efficient work practices
  • using mathematical techniques to relate diagnostic/test results to system or component performance and converting values between systems of measurement
  • finding, analysing and interpreting data that may be incomplete or have discrepancies
  • diagnosing customer service complaints and taking steps to improve the service
  • applying a range of problem-solving strategies
  • seeking information from various sources to determine the cause of the problem

Initiative and enterprise 

  • adapting to new situations that arise as a consequence of regulatory changes, revised technical data, practices and procedures
  • varying work practices and behaviour as a result of performance feedback from peers and supervisors
  • adapting competencies to the performance of a wide range of repair tasks
  • contributing to a process of continuous improvement and a willingness to support and participate in the effective introduction of new work practices
  • identifying learning opportunities to improve work practices
  • evaluating tasks to improve efficiency
  • promoting environmental and resource-efficient work practices

Planning and organising 

  • clarifying task objectives and required outcomes through discussion with supervisors and other team members
  • collecting, analysing and organising information relating to assigned repair tasks and confirming the purpose and required work outcomes
  • identifying and organising equipment and material or resource requirements
  • planning for contingencies

Self-management 

  • accepting responsibility for managing individual workload to meet target completion times or fit in with team milestones
  • evaluating own performance and identifying areas for improvement
  • managing time to independently complete tasks
  • planning and reviewing own work
  • using judgement and discretion with confidential information

Learning 

  • taking advantage of learning opportunities that arise internally and externally
  • adapting competencies to accommodate new ideas and techniques
  • using feedback from supervisors and peers to identify ways in which competence can be improved
  • participating in professional networks and associations to obtain and maintain skills and knowledge
  • seeking out and learning new ideas, skills and techniques

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 computers and microfiche to obtain technical and repair data
  • using business technology to collect, analyse and provide information

Packaging Rules

To be awarded this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units  of competency, consisting of:

  • 1 core unit 

plus

  • 9 elective units , of which:
  • up to 9  elective units may be chosen from the elective units listed below
  • up to 3  elective units may be chosen from a Certificate III 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 

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical 

AURTTA4021

Carry out diagnosis of complex system faults

Elective units  

Unit code 

Unit title 

Prerequisite 

Common – Foundation Skills 

AURAFA5006

Prepare technical reports

AURAFA5007

Develop and document specifications and procedures

Common – Information Technology 

AURAKA3002

Adapt work processes to new technologies

Common – Loss Assessment or Repair Quoting 

AURANN4001

Prepare a vehicle repair quotation

Common – Quality 

AURAQA3002

Inspect technical quality of work

AURAQA3003

Maintain quality systems

Common – Technical 

AURATA3004

Provide technical guidance

AURATA3005

Estimate complex jobs

Electrical – Technical – Brakes 

AURETB3001

Repair electric braking systems

Electrical – Technical – Hybrid Vehicle and Battery Electric Vehicle 

AURETH3001

Depower battery electric vehicles

AURETH3002

Service and maintain battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001

AURETH4003

Test and repair high voltage battery systems in battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001

AURETH4004

Diagnose and repair traction motor speed control device in battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001

AURETH4005

Diagnose and repair high voltage traction motors in battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001

AURETH4006

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

AURETH3001

AURETH4007

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

AURETH3001

AURETH4008

Diagnose and repair high voltage cabin heating and cooling systems in battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001

AURETH4009

Diagnose and repair DC to DC converters in battery electric vehicles

AURETH3001 AURETR3025

AURETH4010

Test high voltage batteries in hybrid electric vehicles

AURETR3025

AURETH4011

Deactivate and reinitialise power supply in hybrid electric vehicles

AURETH4012

Service and maintain electrical components in hybrid electric vehicles

AURETH4011

AURETH4014

Diagnose complex faults in battery electric and hybrid electric vehicle systems

Electrical – Technical – Electrical and Electronic 

AURETR2035

Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation

AURETR3025

Test, charge and replace batteries

AURETR4004

Diagnose complex electrical and electronic faults in vehicle convenience and entertainment systems

AURETR4037

Diagnose complex electrical and electronic faults in light vehicle safety systems

AURETR4038

Diagnose complex faults in motorcycle electrical and electronic systems

AURETR4039

Diagnose complex electrical and electronic faults in light vehicle theft deterrent systems

AURETR4040

Diagnose complex electrical and electronic faults in vehicle monitoring and protection systems

AURETR5033

Develop and apply electronic systems modification

AURETR5034

Develop and apply electrical systems modification

Electrical – Technical – Air Conditioning and HVAC 

AURETU3004

Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems

AURETU3005

Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems

AURETU4006

Diagnose complex faults in air conditioning and HVAC systems

AURETU4007

Overhaul air conditioning system components

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Environment 

AURTEA4001

Manage environmental compliance in the mechanical repair industry

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Loss Assessment or Repair Quoting 

AURTNA5001

Estimate and calculate costs to repair, maintain or modify a vehicle

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical 

AURTTA4026

Diagnose complex faults in vehicle electric-over-hydraulic systems

AURTTA3017

Carry out vehicle safety and roadworthy inspections

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Alternative Fuels 

AURTTL3010

Install LPG, CNG and LNG electrical control equipment

Imported Units 

BSBLED401A

Develop teams and individuals

BSBINN301A

Promote innovation in a team environment

BSBWHS401A

Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

BSBWOR301B

Organise personal work priorities and development

TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

TAEDEL404A

Mentor in the workplace

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