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Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

National Course Code: AUR30616

TAFE NSW Course Number: AUR30616-01V01

Mount Druitt

Study Type:
Part Time Day

Start Date:
24 Jul 2018


3 years

Nominal Hours:

Full Fee: $15,130
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 a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Minimum 12 students needed to run the course. For an appointment please call 9208 6345, 9208 6344 or 9208 6343.

This is for Apprentices and experience people employed in the trade wishing to upskill.

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.

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.

AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURLTQ002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle drive shafts
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTX002 Inspect and service manual transmissions
AURETR024 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURLTX003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTF005 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems
AURTTJ001 Balance wheels and tyres
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURLTE002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies
AURETR023 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
AURETR032 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURLTX001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems
AURTTF002 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTX003 Inspect and service automatic transmissions

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$15,130

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 $600 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: 24 Jul 2018

Part Time Day: 8 hours per week x 3 Years

Tuesday from 8 am to 4.45 pm for 8 hours per day (subject to change). One day per week for 3 years.

This is for both apprentices and non-apprentices but NON-APPRENTICES should contact automotive section first before enrolling to discuss their situation.

To enrol in this course, please use the Enrol option or contact the Automotive section at TAFE NSW Mt Druitt on 02 9208 6345, 02 9208 6344, or 02 9208 6343 to arrange an appointment.

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.

Alternatively attend the campus Automotive section between 25 June 2018 to 6 July 2018 for enrolments. Operating hours are between 8 am to 5 pm. Please bring your apprenticeship paperwork.

TAFE NSW - Mount Druitt
Automotive Section
Building F, Level 1, Room F1.14
Corner Mount Street and North Parade
Mount Druitt

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

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