Qualification details

AUR40812 - Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling (Release 1)

Summary

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

Usage recommendation:
Superseded
Mapping:
MappingNotesDate
Supersedes AUR40208 - Certificate IV in Automotive Technology16/Jan/2013
Is superseded by and equivalent to AUR40816 - Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling 13/Apr/2016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
AURETR3017 - Overhaul charging system alternatorsOverhaul charging system alternators Elective
AURETR3018 - Overhaul starting motorsOverhaul starting motors Elective
AURETU4007 - Overhaul air conditioning system componentsOverhaul air conditioning system components Elective
AURHTB4003 - Overhaul braking system components (heavy)Overhaul braking system components (heavy) Elective
AURHTB4004 - Overhaul air braking systems and componentsOverhaul air braking systems and components Elective
AURHTD3004 - Carry out wheel alignment operations (heavy vehicle)Carry out wheel alignment operations (heavy vehicle) Elective
AURLTB4001 - Overhaul braking system components (light)Overhaul braking system components (light) Elective
AURLTD3006 - Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle)Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle) Elective
AURMTA3007 - Conduct non-destructive testingConduct non-destructive testing Elective
AURMTE4001 - Test engines using a dynamometerTest engines using a dynamometer 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 511 Certificate IV 
Taxonomy - Industry Sector N/A Automotive Service and Repair 
Taxonomy - Occupation N/A Automotive Overhauler 

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 511 Certificate IV 17/Jan/2013 
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Modification History

Release 

Comment 

Release 1 

Replaces AUR40208 Certificate IV in Automotive Technology

Description

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

Job roles and employment outcomes 

The Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling is intended to provide advanced training for automotive technicians who want to further develop their repair and technical skills.

Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include:

  • automotive lead/master technician

Application 

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Pathways Information

Pathways from the qualification  

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR50112 Diploma of Automotive Management and AUR50212 Diploma in Automotive Technology 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. Local regulations should be checked for details.

Entry Requirements

Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling are required to have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification 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 

  • clearly communicating workplace information and ideas with workplace colleagues (verbal and non-verbal), 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 describe own role and role of others
  • working within a team
  • 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 take 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 or 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 of 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 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 2  elective units may be chosen from a Certificate IV qualification or above in this Training Package, 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 

Electrical - Technical - Electrical and Electronic 

AURETR3017

Overhaul charging system alternators

AURETR3018

Overhaul starting motors

Electrical - Technical – Air Conditioning and HVAC 

AURETU4007

Overhaul air conditioning system components

Mechanical - Heavy Vehicle - Technical - Brakes 

AURHTB4003

Overhaul braking system components (heavy)

AURHTB4004

Overhaul air braking systems and components

Mechanical - Heavy Vehicle - Steering and Suspension 

AURHTD3004

Carry out wheel alignment operations (heavy vehicle)

Mechanical - Light Vehicle - Technical - Brakes 

AURLTB4001

Overhaul braking system components (light)

Mechanical - Light Vehicle - Technical - Steering and Suspension 

AURLTD3006

Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle)

Motorsport - Technical 

AURMTA3007

Conduct non-destructive testing

Motorsport - Technical - Engines 

AURMTE4001

Test engines using a dynamometer

Outdoor Power Equipment - Technical - Engines 

AURPTE4004

Overhaul engines and engine components (outdoor power equipment)

Marine - Technical - Engines 

AURRTE4011

Overhaul two and four cycle outboard engines

Mechanical Miscellaneous – Technical – Steering and Suspension 

AURTTD4005

Overhaul steering system components

Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical - Engines 

AURTTE4005

Overhaul engines and associated engine components

Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical - Fuel Systems 

AURTTF4003

Overhaul diesel fuel injection systems

AURTTF4007

Overhaul petrol fuel system components

Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical - Manufacture 

AURTTM3001

Operate and monitor computer numerical control machines

AURTTM3002

Repair bearing tunnels and connecting rods in engines

AURTTM3003

Apply metal to rebuild engine components

AURTTM3004

Assemble engine blocks and sub-assemblies

AURTTM3005

Balance rotating and reciprocating engine components

AURTTM3006

Perform advanced machining and blueprinting of engine components

AURTTM3007

Carry out grinding operations

AURTTM3008

Dismantle and evaluate engine blocks and sub-assemblies

AURTTM3009

Fit sleeves and bore and hone engine cylinders

AURTTM3010

Heat treat, straighten and reclaim engine components

AURTTM3011

Recondition engine cylinder heads

Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical - Driveline and Final Drives 

AURTTQ4004

Overhaul final drive assemblies

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

AURTTW3003

Carry out machining operations

Mechanical Miscellaneous - Technical - Transmission 

AURTTX4007

Overhaul clutch assemblies

AURTTX4008

Overhaul transmissions (manual)

AURTTX4009

Overhaul transmissions (automatic)

AURTTX4010

Overhaul transmissions (hydrostatic)

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