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AUR30320 - Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology

This course provides training in servicing, diagnosing and repairing electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry. This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Employer Based (VET Providers Only), Mixed Mode, On-campus, RPL/RCC/Credit

DURATION

4 years

AVAILABILITY

UNITS/CREDITS

32 units

JOB PROSPECTS

Job roles related to this qualification include automotive electrician.

Qualification Description: This qualification reflects the role of individuals who service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry.

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

Entry Requirements: Nil.

Resources will be required upon commencement of training. Find out more.

This is a nationally recognised accredited course.

Apprentices (User Choice)

Duration:

4 years

Core
AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURETK002Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace
AURASA102Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR006Solder electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR007Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems
AURETR009Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR010Repair wiring harnesses and looms
AURETR027Install ancillary electronic systems and components
AURETR112Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR123Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
AURETR124Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURETR125Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR128Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR129Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR130Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR131Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURETR132Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR135Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation
AURETR143Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURTTA118Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURTTE104Inspect and service engines
Elective
AURETU105Retrofit automotive air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETR121Diagnose, repair and replace heavy vehicle electronic management, monitoring and tracking systems
AURTTF102Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTC001Inspect and service cooling systems
AURTTC103Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURHTZ101Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems
AURETR008Remove and replace electrical units and assemblies
AURETR011Install basic ancillary electrical systems and components
AURETR021Inspect, service and repair electronic management, monitoring and tracking systems
AURETR026Remove, replace and program electrical and electronic units and assemblies
AURETR116Read and apply vehicle wiring schematics and drawings
AURETR120Diagnose and repair network electronic control systems
AURETR122Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems
AURETR144Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems
AURETU103Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETU104Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC components
AURTTK102Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTZ102Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
RPL COURSE STRUCTURE
AURETR121Diagnose, repair and replace heavy vehicle electronic management, monitoring and tracking systems
AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA102Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETK002Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR006Solder electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR007Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems
AURETR009Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR010Repair wiring harnesses and looms
AURETR027Install ancillary electronic systems and components
AURETR112Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR023Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
AURETR124Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURETR125Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR128Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR129Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR130Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR131Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURETR132Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR135Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation
AURETR143Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURTTA118Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURTTE104Inspect and service engines
AURETR008Remove and replace electrical units and assemblies
AURETR011Install basic ancillary electrical systems and components
AURETR021Inspect, service and repair electronic management, monitoring and tracking systems
AURETR026Remove, replace and program electrical and electronic units and assemblies
AURETR116Read and apply vehicle wiring schematics and drawings
AURETR120Diagnose and repair network electronic control systems
AURETR122Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems
AURETR144Diagnose and repair integrated engine and transmission management systems
AURETU103Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
AURETU104Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC components
AURTTK102Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTZ102Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
No information available at this time.
Work-integrated learning does not apply to this course.
This course has no residential schools.

Completion of the bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher level course.

This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

Job roles related to this qualification include automotive electrician.

Professional recognition is not applicable to this course.
Fee for service$20,000.00 (2022)
Fee for service per unit$625.00 (2022)
Fee for service$20,800.00 (2023)
Fee for service per unit$650.00 (2023)

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure, please call us on 13 27 86.

Free apprenticeships for under 25s will cover the cost of training for employers who commence an eligible new apprentice or trainee, or already have an existing apprentice or trainee aged under 25. Find out more.

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