Diploma of Automotive Technology

This qualifcation covers the skills and knowledge required to diagnose, analyse, evaluate, design and modify automotive electrical and mechanical systems. It is suitable for those working in the automotive service and repair industry at the forefront of the implementation of new technologies

Occupational titles may include:

  • Diploma of AutomotiveTechnology
  • Advanced Diagnostic Technician
  • Automotive System Designer

Course Requirements :

Domestic Students

  • Training and assessments are conducted in English. A pre training intake interview will be conducted and each learner will undertake a Language, Literacy and Numeracy Assessment.
  • There are no pre-requisites or any other training package entry requirement to enrol in this course.

International
English requirements:

  • must have an IELTS score of 5.5 or
  • must have a TOEFL iBT score of 46 or
  • must have a PTE Academic score of 42 or
  • must have a Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) score of 47 or
  • must have an OET score of pass

Must be 18 years or older Completed year 11

Training and Delivery:

  • Courses are available in face-to-face and blended learning modes catering to new entrants and experienced workers.
  • Classes are run between 1-5 days per week with options available for weekends, evenings and intensive delivery.
  • Programs can be tailored to suit individual needs.
  • Opportunities also exist for accelerated learning resulting in earlier completion, depending on your existing skills and knowledge.

Units of study
Students will need to complete 12 Units of Competency, consisting of: 1 Core and 11 Electives

Core Units
AURAFA007 
Electives
AURETA002 
AURETA005 
AURETB002 
AURETD5002 
AURETE001 
AURETR034 
AURETX001 
AURLTB002 
AURLTD007 
AURLTE003 
AURLTQ003 
 
Develop and document specifications and procedures
 
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in body management systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in theft-deterrent systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in dynamic control management systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in stability, steering and suspension systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems
Develop and apply electrical system modification
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in driveline management systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle braking system
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle steering and suspension system
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle engine and fuel system
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission driveline system