The AUR40620 Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology reflects the role of individuals who work as master diagnostic technicians in the automotive service and repair industry; servicing, diagnosing, and repairing vehicle electrical systems and components. A range of advanced electrical diagnostic skills and knowledge is necessary, and leadership and supervision of others would be expected.
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A After successfully AUR40620 Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology, students may apply for:
- AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management
AThis program will be delivered face to face in the classroom and an automotive workshop. There is also an online support session of four hours per week. 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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- Must have completed an automotive electrical Certificate III qualification, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.
- Must be of a minimum age of 18+ at the time of course commencement.
- Satisfactorily complete a minimum of Year 12 or equivalent (subject to the assessment and approval of the Paragon Polytechnic’s admission team).
- English Language Requirements – IELTS (Academic) overall score of 5.5 or TOEFL IBT 46 or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) 162 or PTE Academic 42 or equivalent.
- Applicants originating from student visa assessment levels 1 and 2 countries without the required IELTS or equivalent score must undertake the Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test online to achieve ACSF level 3.
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- Applicants will need to have physical attributes suitable for working in the automotive industry that encompasses manual handling of equipment including lifting and carrying heavy objects within scope of safe working practices.
Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:
- Automotive technical adviser
A 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.
A 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
AURTTA021 Diagnose complex system faults
AURAEA003 Monitor environmental and sustainability best practices in an automotive workplace
AURETB101 Diagnose and repair electric braking systems
AURETR125 Test, charge, and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR137 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle safety systems
AURETR140 Diagnose complex faults in-vehicle monitoring and protection systems
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspections
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURACA101 Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace
AURLTE102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines