Certificate III in

Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Delivery Mode:

4 Years




Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

This course will qualify you to become a Light vehicle mechanical technician working on cars and 4 wheel drive vehicles and light commercial vehicles.

Employment outcomes
  • Motor Mechanic

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Core Units

AURAEA002:Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace

AURASA102:Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace

AURETR112:Test and repair basic electrical circuits

AURETR123:Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems

AURETR125:Test, charge and replace batteries and jump star vehicles

AURETR129:Diagnose and repair charging systems

AURETR130:Diagnose and repair starting systems

AURETR131:Diagnose and repair ignition systems

AURLTZ101:Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems

AURLTB103:Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems

AURLTD104:Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems

AURLTD105:Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems

AURLTE102:Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines

AURTTA104:Carry out servicing operations

AURTTA118:Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies

AURTTB101:Inspect and service braking systems

AURTTC103:Diagnose and repair cooling systems

AURTTE104:Inspect and service engines

AURTTF101:Inspect and service petrol fuel system

AURTTK102:Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace


Elective Units

AURETR236:Diagnose and repair electronically controlled suspension systems

AURETR144:Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems

AURLTE001:Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies

AURLTF101:Diagnose and repair light vehicle mechanical fuel injection systems

AURTTF105:Diagnose and repair engine forced induction systems

AURTTX103:Inspect and service automatic transmissions

AURVTW103:Carry out advanced gas metal arc welding on vehicle body

AURTTX102:Inspect and service manual transmissions

AURTTQ003:Inspect and service drive shafts

AURTTQ001:Inspect and service final drive assemblies

AURTTA105:Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives

AURLTX103:Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems

AURLTX101:Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions

AURETR124:Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems

AURETR143:Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems

AURAFA103:Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace


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Delivery Location:

Workplace / Face-to-Face in Brendale

Entry Requirements:

Minimum age of 15 years

We require that you complete a Language, Literacy & Numeracy assessment in order that we can support you, where required, in achieving a successful course outcome.


Steel Cap Boots


Assessment will take place at the end of each unit using the following assessment


  • Knowledge Test
  • Observation /Practical demonstration
  • Third Party Report