AUR40216 – Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis
The AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis reflects the role of individuals who perform advanced diagnostic tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
After successfully AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, students may apply for:
- AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management
Course Mode, Delivery and Duration:
This course is delivered in a structured classroom. The program will be delivered over 26 weeks (holiday inclusive) with 20 contact hours per week which includes theory education in the classroom and practical training in the fully equipped workshop facility in accordance with a structured approach which meets the requirements of the qualification.
Besides the above structured learning, students are advised to do appropriately 10 hours per week of unstructured learning.
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Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:
- Automotive Technical Adviser
- Master Technician
- Must be of a minimum age of 18+ at the time of course commencement.
- Satisfactorily complete a minimum of year 12 or equivalent
- Have completed an automotive mechanical certificate III qualification, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency; and
- A satisfactory English Proficiency of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. Applicants may also demonstrate the English proficiency by successfully completing an online ACSF LLN test and demonstrate competence as working at 3 for all indicators to enrol for this qualification (issued within the last 12 months from the time of admission)
- Documentation according to Department of Home Affairs requirements.
Note: Some assessment tasks are completed using a computer and internet, and it is essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Relates to the learning achieved outside the formal education and training system. It is an assessment process that assesses the individual’s non-formal and informal learning. This may include any combination of formal or informal training and education, work experience or general life experience to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.
To receive RPL, we assess your previous work, education and life experiences against recognised qualifications.
Applications for RPL must be made prior to the commencement of the course – please speak with the Student Support Officer if you wish to apply. There is a fee for consideration of RPL applications.
Credit Transfer (CT)
If you have previously completed a unit with the same unit code or unit title as in your new course, you may be eligible for a credit transfer and you may not have to repeat that unit. You will need to complete a credit transfer application form, and provide a certified copy of the transcript of statement of attainment. There is a fee for this process. Applications for credit transfer must be made prior to the commencement of the course.
Learning Assessment and Strategy
The following assessment methods (not limited to) may be used to assess the students:
- Written and oral questions
- Case Study/Scenarios
- Third party reports
- Observation / Roleplay (Stimulated workshop)
These will give you maximum opportunity to develop your knowledge and understanding about the course. A fully equipped Computer Lab and free internet access available at the campus.
Units of Competency
Core Units 1
AURTTA021 Diagnose complex system faults
Elective Units 9
AURETR028 Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR037 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle safety systems
AURLTB004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle braking systems
AURLTD009 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems
AURLTE004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle petrol engines
AURTTA025 Diagnose complex faults in vehicle integrated stability control systems
AURLTX004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle automatic transmission and driveline systems
AURLTE005 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle diesel engines
AURTTR001 Diagnose complex faults in engine management systems
AURATA005 Estimate and quote automotive mechanical and electrical repairs