Automotive Engineering and Technology

AUR30620 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
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURAFA103 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
AURLTJ102 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes
AURLTJ113 Remove, inspect and refit light vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
AURTTJ011 Balance wheels and tyres
AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTB015 Assemble and fit braking system components
AURLTB103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURTTD002 Inspect and service steering systems
AURLTD104 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURTTD004 Inspect and service suspension systems
AURLTD105 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURTTQ103 Inspect and service drive shafts
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies
AURTTX102 Inspect and service manual transmissions
AURLTX103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURTTX103 Inspect and service automatic transmissions
AURTTA017 Carry out vehicle safety inspection
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines
AURLTE102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURLTZ101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
AURTTF101 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems
AURTTZ102 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR131 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR123 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies

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.

Course Entry Requirements

  • NIL

Student Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of year 11 or equivalent or the equivalent level of study (AQF Level III & IV)
  • Successful completion of Determining Suitability Assessment
  • 18 years of age or above.
  • Any enrolment specific requirements or conditions are detailed on the 1st page of Letter of Offer.
  • Minimum English level of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent (International Student) or a Lennox College Placement Test

*These entry requirements are in addition to Course Entry Requirements

Academic Entry Requirements

  • Nil


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 AUR30620 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 is $22,000.00

Fees include Material and Application Fees ($250 Application Fee, $1750 Material Fees)

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