AUR30316 Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology
This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.
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|Delivery mode||Delivery will be face to face combined with industry assessments. Sessions will consist of workplace visits, demonstration discussions and written assessments. Students will be implementing skills acquired on the course and be assessed in a holistic manner in the workplace. Theory sessions and practical observations are structured to meet this course essential outcomes of competency and employability skills.|
Training and assessments are conducted in English. Applicants must possess sound written and oral English skills. You will be required to complete a Pre-training and Language Literacy and Numeracy Assessment.
There are no pre-requisite or any other training package entry requirements to enrol in this course.
- Apprenticeship: 48 Months as part of an Australian approved apprenticeship program.
- Domestic: 57 weeks.
- International: 70 weeks.
** Please note: duration in weeks may vary dependent upon the amount of contact days per week.
Now is the ideal time to make a start on gaining new skills, or upgrading your existing skills, to help you get the job you want. The Victorian Training Guarantee is making vocational education and training more accessible to people who do not hold a post school qualification, or who want to gain a higher-level qualification than they currently hold. There are now an unlimited number of government subsidized training places available to people who meet the eligibility criteria.
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Pathways into the qualification
Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR20412 Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology in this Training Package or other relevant qualifications.
Pathways from the qualification
Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40612 Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology or other relevant qualifications.
Employment or occupational pathway
The Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology 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
Each unit will be assessed by a minimum of three (3) types of assessment:
- Written theory questions
- Oral theory questions
- Practical task activities
- Third party report
(Note: Written, Practical and observation assessments must be carried out).
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.
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|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|AURAEA002||Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace|
|AURASA002||Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace|
|AURETK002||Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace|
|AURETR006||Solder electrical wiring and circuits|
|AURETR007||Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems|
|AURETR009||Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems|
|AURETR010||Repair wiring harnesses and looms|
|AURETR012||Test and repair basic electrical circuits|
|AURETR023||Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems|
|AURETR024||Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems|
|AURETR025||Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles|
|AURETR027||Install ancillary electronic systems and components|
|AURETR028||Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems|
|AURETR029||Diagnose and repair charging systems|
|AURETR030||Diagnose and repair starting systems|
|AURETR031||Diagnose and repair ignition systems|
|AURETR032||Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems|
|AURETR035||Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation|
|AURETR043||Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems|
|AURTTA018||Carry out diagnostic procedures|
|AURACA001||Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace|
|AURAFA003||Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace|
|AURATA001||Identify basic automotive faults using troubleshooting processes|
|AURETB001||Diagnose and repair electric braking systems|
|AURETR005||Install automotive security systems and components|
|AURETR008||Remove and replace electrical units and assemblies|
|AURETR026||Remove, replace and program electrical and electronic units and assemblies|
|AURETR037||Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle safety systems|
|AURETR044||Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems|
|AURSCA001||Select and supply automotive parts and products|
|AURVTT003||Remove and replace automotive and marine interior trim components|
|AURVTV001||Remove, replace and test non-electrical vehicle components and accessories|
** Please note: electives may vary by state and are subject to change to meet client and industry requirements.