This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles within the automotive service and repair sector.
WHAT JOB COULD IT HELP ME GET?
The AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry.
JOB ROLES RELATED TO THIS QUALIFICATION INCLUDE:
Light Vehicle Technician
PATHWAYS INTO THE QUALIFICATION
Credit may be granted towards this qualification by those who have completed AUR20516 Certificate II in Automotive Servicing Technology, AUR21216 Certificate II in Automotive Underbody Technology, AUR20716 Certificate II in Automotive Vocational Preparation or other relevant qualifications.
PATHWAYS FROM THE QUALIFICATION
Further training pathways from this qualification include AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, AUR40816 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications.
WHAT NEEDS TO BE COMPLETED?
36 units of competency are required to complete this qualification within the specific requirements as set out below:
20 core units
16 elective units within the specific requirements as set out in the units of competency brochure
Work Skills delivers all qualifications and units of competency through blended learning, based on face-to-face and one-on-one training with a Work Skills trainer. This may also include utilising digital learning guides, videos, the internet and the Work Skills Online Learning and Assessment System, WOLAS. The learning may comprise of all or some of these methods. It will depend on location, the pace at which the student wants to learn and employer requirements. This is all negotiated at the first checkpoint meeting.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
If you’ve had lots of experience in this industry or similar in the past; you may be eligible for RPL.
Recognition of Prior Learning means that you don’t require training. Instead, you just need to be assessed on each unit. You will need to draw on all your past experiences so that you can demonstrate that you have already acquired the knowledge and skills. You may be eligible for some units through the RPL process whilst other units may require some training.