AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology (Apprentice/SBAT)

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform and maintain the mechanical systems and components of light vehicles.  It is suitable for entry into the automotive service and repair industry.

On successful completion of this course students will qualify for Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology.

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to post-trade qualifications in sales, supervisory roles, training or business ownership associated with the automotive industry.  Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis.

  • Outstanding facilities; a purpose-built Automotive Centre
  • Industry trained staff.
  • Strong links with local industry, education and training sectors.
  • Easy access via public transport – Ringwood and Ringwood East Railway Stations, buses

Apprenticeship is nominal 4 years with 3 years of trade training component.

SBAT is 2 years and you will obtain partial completion of AUR30620 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology.  

We offer day or block release, in consultation with the employer for full time apprentices. SBAT’s will attend either a Thursday or Friday. 

Student will need to have the following for an Apprenticeship or SBAT:

  • Employment under a Training Contract as an SBAT or Apprentice
  • School enrolment in VCE or VCAL (SBAT only)
  • Training Plan – Trade training at Ringwood Training as the Registered Training Organisation.

The following unit of competencies are our standard AUR30620 training plan. Delivery order and electives may be changed upon employer/student consultation upon development of the training plan.

Unit Code Unit Name Nominal Hours
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace  20
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace  25
 AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace  20
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems 10
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems 10
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems 20
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations 20
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines 20
AURLTJ102 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes 40
AURTTF101 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems 25
AURTTF102 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems 20
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits 40
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles 15
AURLTE001 Remove and install light vehicle engine assemblies 30
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies 20
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems 20
AURLTD104 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems 30
AURLTD105 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems 30
AURLTD106 Carry out light vehicle wheel alignment operations 40
AURLTB103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems 40
 AURTTB013 Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors 40
AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems 30
 AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems 30
AURETR131 Diagnose and repair ignition systems 30
AURLTE102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines 60
AURLTX103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems 30
AURLTX101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions 40
AURLTX102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions 50
AURLTQ101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle final drive assemblies 20
AURETR123 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems 60
AURETR124 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems 50
 AURLTZ101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems 20
AURETR132 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems 80
AURETR122 Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systems 70
 AURETR011 Install basic ancillary electrical systems and components 40
 AURETR120 Diagnose and repair network electronic control systems 40

Ringwood Training offer this course as an apprenticeship or School Based program.

You will need to have an employer and a training contract.

Ringwood Training will be in touch once your contract has been processed.