AUR40216 - Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis

Training Australia First

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094324B

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational


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

Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management, AUR50216 Diploma in Automotive Technology or other relevant qualifications.

Employment or occupational pathway

The Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis provides advanced training for automotive technicians who want to further develop their diagnostic and technical skills.

Job roles related to this qualification include:

  • automotive lead or master technician
  • automotive technical adviser.

Unit of Study

Total 10 units: 1 core units plus 9 elective units.

Assessment Methods

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

  • Written assessments
  • Case study / Role play
  • 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
4,500 for the entire course Contact institution 26 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 (No individual band below. 5.0): 5.5

PTE: 42

TOEFL paper based: 527

TOEFL Internet based: 46

ISLPRS (all skills): 2+

CAE (Cambridge): 162


ELICOS Upper Intermediate: Yes

Senior Secondary Certificate of Education completed in Australia: Yes

Certificate IV or higher completed in Australia: Yes

Completed more than 50% of higher education in English in Australia: Yes

Pathways into the qualification

Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis are required to have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.


Training Australia First
1836 Sydney Road
Melbourne Victoria 3061
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