AUR30616 - Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Training Australia First

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094321E

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


This course is for people working in the automotive industry who want a career as an automotive light vehicle mechanic. Students will learn how to service, repair and diagnose faults in motor vehicles weighing up to 4.5 tones. Students will learn how to diagnose service and repair faults in light vehicle engine, transmission, suspension, steering, brake and electrical systems and components.

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, AUR40816 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications

Employment or occupational pathway

This course is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers who are performing mechanical technology service and repair tasks in the automotive industry. Occupational title for this position is Automotive Mechanic.

Delivery Methods

Face to face delivery and practical’s in a simulated workshop environment.

Unit of study

Total 36 units: 20 core units plus 16 elective units.

Assessment Methods

Training Australia First uses a range of assessment methods which may include:

  • Written assessment
  • Observation

Award Issued

Students completing all assessment requirements for the qualification will be awarded a certificate corresponding to the completed qualifications. Students completing assessment requirements for part of a qualification will be awarded a Statement of Attainment indicating which modules or units of competency they have completed.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
10,000 Per Year Contact institution 52 weeks Full time Training Australia First
1836 Sydney Road
Melbourne Victoria 3061

Entry criteria

Must be 18 years old or over

Completed year 12 (HSC or equivalent) or relevant industry experience

IELTS (Academic) overall - 5.5 no individual band below 5.0; TOEFL paper based - 550; TOEFL computer based - 213; TOEFL Internet based - 80, PTE - 43-50.

Pathways into the qualification

Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR20516 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology, AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications.


Training Australia First
1836 Sydney Road
Melbourne Victoria 3061
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