Certificate III in

Mobile Plant Technology


Up to 4 Years

User Choice

Delivery Mode: Face-to-Face


Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology

This course will qualify you to become a heavy vehicle mechanical technician working on trucks, or machinery in the mining Sector.

Employment outcomes
  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Mobile Plant 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

AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations

AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles

AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies

AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace

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

AURTTA006 Inspect and service hydraulic systems

Elective Units

AURAFA103 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems

AURTTF105 Diagnose and repair engine forced induction system

AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines

AURTTX106 Diagnose and repair hydrostatic transmissions

AURETK002 Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace

AURETR124 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems

AURETR128 Diagnose and repair instrument and warning systems

AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems

AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems

AURETR131 Diagnose and repair ignition systems

AURETR144 Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems

AURHTE102 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines

AURHTF102 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems

AURHTZ101 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems

AURKTA005 Inspect service and repair tracked typed drive and support systems

AURKTA111 Diagnose and repair mobile plant hydraulic systems

AURKTB101 Diagnose and repair mobile plant braking systems

AURKTD102 Diagnose and repair mobile plant steering systems

AURKTQ101 Diagnose and repair mobile plant final drive assemblies

AURKTX101 Diagnose and repair powershift transmissions

AURKTD101 Diagnose and repair mobile plant suspension systems

AURHTB002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle hydraulic and air over hydraulic braking systems

AURHTE001 Remove and install heavy vehicle engine assemblies

AURHTQ103 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts

AURHTX104 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems

AURVTW018 Carry out oxyacetylene welding, thermal heating and cutting

Tuition Fees:

This course is funded through the Queensland Government’s User Choice program. A student co-contribution fee may be required. Please refer to the Student Handbook.

Delivery Location:

The course will be delivered in the workplace by ASG trainers.

ASG 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.


Determined by workplace requirements.


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

  • Knowledge Test
  • Practical Demonstration
  • Third Party Report


On successful course completion Australian Skills Group will award the AUR31220 Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology, or a Statement of Attainment for units achieved in partial completion.