Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
Course Code: AUR30620 | CRICOS Code: 103635H

Faculty

Automotive

Delivery Mode

Blended and Workshop Training

Duration

78 Weeks

Course Description

COURSE CODE : AUR30620 | CRICOS CODE : 103635H

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification.

MODE OF STUDY

Blended / Workshop Training

COURSE DELIVERY LOCATION

Melbourne Campus
Level 5 & 9, 341-345 Queen Street,
Melbourne VIC 3000

Fee/Course Duration

FEE

Course Duration: 78 weeks
Course Fee: AUD $20,000 (Includes Workshop Training , Materials & Administration Fee)

Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and / or services provided by KFI to be used by students in the course of training. The Materials Fees in this qualification include:

  • Trade tools
  • Class materials
  • Printing
  • Stationery
  • Safety wear
  • Uniforms
  • Excursions

Note: Fees are subject to changes

COURSE DURATION

This course is delivered in a structured classroom environment which includes the KFI purpose built workshop and computer laboratory.

The program will be delivered – Blended (Face to Face + Online) + Workshop Training.

The simulation training is for review of the learning activities, practicing communication, work based skills, management skills and to undertake other assessments e.g. project(s), presentation etc.

You will find the hands-on practical simulation training interesting and beneficial, so that you are able to perform tasks efficiently and effectively in an actual workplace which will build your confidence and competence.

Intake Dates

INTAKE DATES 2021
January, April, July, October

Melbourne
2022 
24/1/22  
7/3/22 
18/4/22 
23/5/22 
11/7/22 
15/8/22 
Entry Requirements

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • 18 years or older upon application
  • All applicants are required to have successfully completed an LLN test and demonstrate competence for all indicators to enrol for this qualification

For international students, KFI accepts following proof of a level of English proficiency:

  • IELTS Overall 5.5 band (no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL iBT (Internet-based) 69-79 with no band less than 14
  • TOEFL Paper 523 (with a min. TWE 3.5)
  • TOEFL CBT (Combuted-based) 193 (with a min.TWE 3.5)
  • PTE Academic 46 with no communicative skill score less than 40

Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

Units Of Competency

UNIT OF COMPETENCY

36 units of competency are required for this qualification, including: 20 Core Units and 16 Electives

Core Units – 20
AURASA102Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURETR112Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURTTA104Carry out servicing operations
AURTTC103Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURLTZ101Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURTTF101Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTB101Inspect and service braking systems
AURLTD104Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTD105Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURETR125Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR129Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR123Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
AURTTE104Inspect and service engines
AURETR131Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURETR130Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURLTE102Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURTTA118Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURLTB103Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURTTK102Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
Electives – 16
AURAFA103Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURTTK001Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTJ011Balance wheels and tyres
AURLTJ113Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURLTJ102Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURETR028Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR032Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURTTC001Inspect and service cooling systems
AURETR143Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURLTQ101Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies
AURLTX102Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions
AURLTX103Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTD002Inspect and service steering systems
AURLTX101Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURTTD004Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTX102Inspect and service manual transmissions
Assessments

LEARNING AND ASSESSMENT STRATEGY

The following assessment methods (not limited to) may be used to assess the students:

  • Written and oral questions
  • Presentations
  • Projects/Reports
  • Case Study/Scenarios
  • Third party reports
  • Observation in a simulated work environment
  • Observation after in actual work environment via third party reports and observation checklists
Recognition of Prior Learning

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING (RPL)

Relates to the learning achieved outside the formal education and training system. It is an assessment process that assesses the individual’s non-formal and informal learning. This may include any combination of formal or informal training and education, work experience or general life experience to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.

To receive RPL, we assess your previous work, education and life experiences against recognised qualifications.

Applications for RPL must be made prior to the commencement of the course – please speak with the Student Services Officer if you wish to apply. There is a fee for consideration of RPL applications.

Credit Transfer

CREDIT TRANSFER (CT)

If you have previously completed a unit with the same unit code or unit title as in your new course, you may be eligible for a credit transfer and you may not have to repeat that unit.

You will need to complete a credit transfer application form, and provide a certified copy of the transcript of statement of attainment.

Applications for credit transfer must be made prior to the commencement of the course.

Qualification Pathways

QUALIFICATION PATHWAYS

After successfully completing AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology, students may apply for:

Career Pathways

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Successfully completing this course may enable you to work as a: Motor mechanic

* Completion of an KFI qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome

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