Automotive Courses

AUR30616 Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology



This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Units Description
Core Units
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace.
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace.
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace.
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace.
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace.
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes.
AURLTJ013 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheels and tyre assemblies.
AURTTJ011 Balance wheels and tyres.
AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems.
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems.
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems.
AURTTB015 Assemble and fit braking system components.
AURLTB003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems.
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems.
AURLTD004 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems.
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems.
AURLTD005 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems.
AURTTQ003 Inspect and service drive shafts.
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies.
AURTTX002 Inspect and service manual transmissions.
AURLTX013 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems.
AURTTX003 Inspect and service automatic transmissions.
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspection.
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operation.
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines.
AURLTE002 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines.
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems.
AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems.
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems.
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits.
AURETR031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems.
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles.
AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems.
AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems.
AURETR023 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems.
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures.

Course Delivery

Classroom based training sessions to develop the knowledge and theoretical understandings. Practical sessions in the automotive workshop.


The assessment process includes the gathering of evidence to demonstrate the student’s competence. Students are assessed using written assessment and direct observation of practical demonstration.

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of Year 11 or the equivalent level of study.
  • Minimum English level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
  • Applicant must be 18 years of age or above

Academic Entry Requiremwnts

Those wishing to undertake the AUR50216 Diploma of Automotive Technology MUST have completed an automotive Certificate IV qualification in one of the following disciplines or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

  • AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis.
  • AUR40816 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling.


There are no pre-requisites for this qualification.

RPL / Course Credit

Lennox offers Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and Course Credit to students through the enrolment process.


Pathways For Students

After achieving the AUR30616 Certificate III in in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology, candidates may choose to undertake AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis or other relevant qualifications.

Job Roles

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Motor Mechanic (General)
  • Automotive Light Vehicle Mechanical Repair Technician


At the successful completion of the course students will be awarded with the “Testamur” and a “Record of Results” which provides detailed Units of Competency completed in the course.

At the Partial Completion of the course students will be awarded with a “Statement of Attainment” which will detail only the Units of Competency that student has achieved competency from the course.

The tuition fees for your course are $16,000.00

Fees include Material and Application Fees ($200 Application Fee, $1000 Material Fees $14800 Tuition Fees)

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