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Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling - AUR40812

This program is appropriate for a tradesman working in the Automotive Industry. This course is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to work as but not limited to a Mechanic in the industry. It includes advanced units for automotive trades people for up-skilling in technologies such as induction systems, engine design and development, and vehicle handling and stability.

Whilst undertaking this course you will develop a higher level of ability in current vehicle technologies and systems. You will learn to diagnose complex system faults, inspect and repair forced induction systems, overhaul petrol fuel systems, carry out blueprinting of engine components, carry out vehicle safety/roadworthy inspections and develop and apply electronics systems modifications. The repair of ignition, electronic engine management and electrical systems are also encompassed in the motor mechanic’s duties.

Job roles and titles vary across different automotive sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Auto Technician or Light Vehicle Commercial Technician.

This is a Nationally Recognised course within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

The entry requirement for this course is the completion of Certificate III in Automotive Technology.
Total units = 10 units (1 Core + 9 Electives). The following list of units of competency have been selected as being an appropriate combination that can provide valid, reliable, fair and flexible assessment and is deemed suitable for industry required outcomes:

AURTTA4021 Carry out diagnosis of complex system faults
AURETR3017 Overhaul charging system alternators
AURETR3018 Overhaul starting motors
AURLTB4001 Overhaul braking system components (light)
AURLTD3006 Carry out wheel alignment operations (light vehicle)
AURMTA3007 Conduct non-destructive testing
AURTTD4005 Overhaul steering system components
AURTTF4007 Overhaul petrol fuel system components
BSBSMB407A  Manage a small team
BSBSMB404A  Undertake small business planning

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