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Certificate III in Automotive Underbody Technology

National Course Code: AUR32516

TAFE NSW Course Number: AUR32516-01V01

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Part Time Day

Start Date:
26 Jul 2018


2 years

Nominal Hours:

Full Fee: $10,210
Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,900

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  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Government Subsidised
  • Apprenticeship

Contact by Training Services NSW

If your course has been funded by Training Services NSW under Smart and Skilled, you may be contacted by a Training Services NSW representative to discuss your experience at Western Sydney Institute.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on the underbody systems of a variety of vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

***minimum 12 students needed to run course.*** for an appointment please call 9208 6345, 9208 6344 or 9208 6343. You will need to wear personal protective equipment (PPE). This includes safety boots, long drill trousers and a drill shirt or your work uniform as long as that uniform includes the above.

You need to bring your receipt as proof of payment as you will be asked to show your receipt when you apply for your TAFEcard and library membership. To be eligible for a Smart and Skilled student fee students must:
- be an Australian Citizen, or permanent resident, or humanitarian visa holder, or New Zealand citizen; and
- be 15 years or older; and
- live or work in NSW; and
- no longer be at school

The Smart and Skilled website: training.nsw.gov.au/smart and skilled has further information on Smart and Skilled, including eligibility requirements.
Fees and charges:
The cost of your course is listed on our website on the information page of your selected course. Some courses may have additional charges which help cover the cost of practical sessions, consumables and basic tools related to your study. These changes will also be listed on the course page of your selected course.

Different fee structures apply for some courses, or for some students. Go to our websites for further information relating to:
- apprentices and trainees
- the TAFE NSW Concession fee
- exemptions from the TAFE NSW fee
- non NSW residents
- temporary Visa Holders

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To ensure you leave us with the most up to date qualification...

If during or after your enrolment, the course in which you are enrolled is updated in line with national industry standards, the Institute reserves the right to transition you into an alternate course. If this becomes necessary, the Institute will advise you of the change and the arrangements which will be available for you to complete your alternate course.

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Are there any additional entry requirements?

A number of courses may require prospective students to provide additional information such as documentation, an expression of interest, evidence that you are already employed as an apprentice, or preferred prior study (or equivalent).

Apprentices and experience people employed in the trade wishing to upskill

Credit (or recognition) for modules/units may be granted based on previous learning, studies, work and/or life experiences. Please discuss this with the teaching section when you enrol.

AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURLTJ001 Select light vehicle tyres and wheels for specific applications
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures
AURTTJ001 Balance wheels and tyres
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURLTQ002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTJ002 Remove, inspect and refit wheel hubs and associated brake components
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURLTD003 Reset steering system alignment adjustments to customer specifications
AURLTJ003 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTB003 Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURAMA001 Work effectively with others in an automotive workplace
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTJ004 Provide advice on the effects of wheel and tyre combinations
AURTTB005 Assemble and fit braking system components
AURTTQ003 Inspect and service drive shafts
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURLTD006 Carry out light vehicle wheel alignment operations
AURLTX003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems

The above list includes units being offered at this campus and that are required to complete this qualification. Other colleges may offer different elective options. For some courses the electives will not be listed however they will be discussed during your first class. Please see www.tafensw.edu.au for the full list of elective units available within this course.

Smart and Skilled Student Fees

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 870 for further information and advice.

First qualification$2,410
Second qualification$2,900
Non-government subsidised fee$10,210

Apprenticeships: To be eligible for the Smart and Skilled Apprentice fee you must be a registered Apprentice.

Trainees: From 2016 if you are starting a traineeship that is on the NSW Skills List, your Smart and Skilled fee for the whole qualification will not be more than $1,000.

Additional fees of $300 for materials charges.

When enrolling under a Smart and Skilled entitlement and where you are eligible for 100% credit from previous studies, your student fee contribution will be zero. However, you will be required to pay an administration fee for the production of your testamur.

For full details on TAFE NSW fees and money matters please visit our Paying for Your Course page.

Start Date: 26 Jul 2018

Part Time Day: 8 hours per week x 2 Years

One day per week on Thursdays from 8 am to 4.45 pm (subject to change)

To enrol at Mount Druitt College please contact the Automotive section on 9208 6345, 9208 6344 or 9208 6343 to arrange an apointment.

Please bring your apprenticeship paperwork. Alternatively attend the campus Automotive section between for enrolments. Operating hours are between 8 am to 5 pm.

AUTOMOTIVE is located at:
TAFE NSW Mount Druitt
Building F, Level 1, Room F1.14
Cnr Mount Street & North Parade
Mount Druitt

For more information please contact the Automotive department on 9208 6345, 9208 6344 or 9208 6343.

A Unique Student Identifier is required prior to enrolment. To apply for your USI visit www.usi.gov.au If you cannot remember your USI or if you have forgotten you have one, please visit the USI Website for assistance in retrieving your USI.

For further assistance, contact the WSI Service Centre on 131 870 to enrol.

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