This qualification reflects the role of individuals who service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.
This course is designed for international students who are not involved in a traditional traineeship and will be involved in both theory and practical training in a full time capacity to gain the qualification.
Class size: The class size could differ depending on the placements available during the term intake. It could vary in number up to maximum 25 per class.
|Start date||Monthly intakes available. Please contact the admissions team for further information.
International Students: +613 9450 0500
Local Students: 131389
|Delivery mode||classroom based; apprenticeship (Please note: you will need to supply your own employer)|
The entry requirements for international students:
• Must be 18 years old or over
• Completed year 11 or equivalent
• A minimum score of 5.5 – IELTS, 46 – TOEFL, 42 – PTE, 47 CAE score or equivalent
• Applicants are required to attend a Pre- Training Interview as part of the enrolment process
• Training and assessments are conducted in English.
• Applicants must possess sound written and spoken English skills.
• Applicants are required to complete a Language, literacy and numeracy test paper as part of a selection interview.
Credit will be granted towards this qualification to those who have completed AUR21116 Certificate II in Automotive Sales in this Training Package or other relevant qualifications.
Pathways from the qualification
Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40116 Certificate IV in Automotive Management or other relevant qualifications.
Employment or occupational pathway
The Certificate III in Automotive Sales prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers who service, diagnose and repair vehicle electrical and electronic systems and components.
Job roles related to this qualification include:
• Automotive electrician
• Automotive electrical technician
• Automotive electrical diagnostic technician
Units of study
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|AURASA002||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace|
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURETK002||Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURETR025||Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles|
|AURETR012||Test and repair basic electrical circuits|
|AURETR029||Diagnose and repair charging systems|
|AURETR030||Diagnose and repair starting systems|
|AURETR031||Diagnose and repair ignition systems|
|AURETR023||Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems|
|AURETR035||Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation|
|AURETR024||Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems|
|AURETR006||Solder electrical wiring and circuits|
|AURETR010||Repair wiring harnesses and looms|
|AURETR007||Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems|
|AURETR027||Install ancillary electronic systems and components|
|AURETR009||Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems|
|AURETR032 –||Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems|
|AURETR028||Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems|
|AURETR043||Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems|
|AURTTA018||Carry out diagnostic procedures|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|AURTTK002||Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTE004||Inspect and service engines|
|AURTTF001||Inspect and service petrol fuel systems|
|AURLTE002||Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines|
|AURTTA005||Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives|
|AURLTZ001||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems|
|AURLTD005||Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems|
|AURLTD004||Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems|
|AURLTB003||Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems|
|AURETR022||Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems|
|AURAFA003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace|
|AURTTA004||Carry out servicing operations|
For a Training and Assessment pathway, participants are advised of the assessment requirements at the start of each training session.
Students not achieving competency in any of the assessments will be required to undertake another assessment under the terms and conditions of MITT’s reassessment policy.
Recognition Of Prior Learning (RPL) / Credit Transfer
You can apply for recognition of prior learning, academic credit and work experience towards this qualification. During the course of your life you will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge. Through work, volunteer roles, family commitments and various tasks undertaken in everyday life, you are building up a bank of knowledge. The evidence of these skills and knowledge accumulated can be used to help you gain a qualification. Example: Mark has been working as a motor mechanic in a workshop for 5 years, he never did get around completing his qualification, his employer asks him to complete his Certificate III in Automotive, but he wasnʼt keen to study. In this case scenario, MITT can help Mark through the process and he could complete his qualification in less than a year.
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