CRICOS course Code

103024B

Course Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform advanced diagnostic tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Qualification Code

AUR40216

Qualification Title

Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis

Total Course Duration

26 weeks (including holiday breaks)

Volume of learning Hours

612 hours

Delivery weeks

24 weeks

Holidays in weeks

2 weeks

 

Course Structure

 

In order to achieve qualification AUR40216- Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, student must complete following 10 units of competencies.

  • 1 core unit, plus
  • 9 elective unit

 

Unit code

Unit Title

Core/ Elective

Pre-requisites required

AURTTA021

Diagnose complex systems fault

Core

AUR30620 or

be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

AURTTA125

Diagnose complex faults in vehicle integrated stability control systems

Elective

AURTTR101

Diagnose complex faults in engine management systems

Elective

AURLTE105

Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle diesel engines

Elective

AURLTX104

Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle automatic transmission and driveline systems

Elective

AURETR137

Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle safety systems

Elective

AURLTB104

Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle braking systems

Elective

AURLTD109

Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems

Elective

AURLTE104

Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle petrol engines

Elective

AURAFA108

Interpret and apply automotive repair instructions

Elective

 

Entry Requirements

Age requirements:

Students must be above 18 years of age while filling up the application form.

Academic Requirements:

To enter into this course delivered at Hawk Institute, applicants should have successfully completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.

English Language Requirements for International students:

English proficiency at an IELTS overall band score 5.5 or above or Upper Intermediate ELICOS Course Certificate from Australia or similar or Oxford placement test with score 61 or higher. Refer to Hawk Institute’s Enrolment Kit and/or students Handbook available on Hawk Institute’s website for detailed information on English language requirements. 

Language, Literacy and Numeracy test (LLN):

Students undertaking this qualification may have to do calculations, meter readings, read vehicle manufactory instructions, workshop manual, therefore, students undertaking this course at Hawk Institute must possess sound Numeracy skills. To determine this, all students wanting to study at Hawk Institute are required to undertake LLN test prior to the commencement of the course.  Based on the test outcome, students may be identified as requiring internal support services and/or external support services.

LLN test will be conducted on campus by using an ACSF mapped online LLN assessment tool - LLN Robot - under the supervision of qualified LLN assessor.

Students will be required to undertake language, literacy and numeracy test (LLN) test and achieve expected performance level of ACSF level 3 for AUR40216-Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis. Refer to Hawk Institute’s Enrolment Kit and/or students Handbook for detailed information.

Computer literacy requirements

Students enrolling into this course must have basic computer skills. Student are required to fill in the questions related to computer and internet skills in the Pre-Training Review form provided along with the application form. Students who do not possess basic computing skills will be provided with basic computer using support. Students can contact Hawk Institute for any further information or assistance on 1300 159 461.

 Mode of study: Blended- Classroom based Face to Face theory learning and practical training at Automotive workshop

Delivery Location:

  • For Classroom based Face to Face theory learning at Level 4, 171 La Trobe Street, Melbourne, Victoria – 3000 Australia
  • Practical training will be delivered at Practical training at Hawk Institute’s Automotive Workshop

Amount of Training: 20 scheduled course contact hours per week.

Fees & Charges

  • Total Course Fee: $10,000
  • Tuition Fee: $AU 9,100
  • Non-Tuition Fee: $AU 900

 

Assessment Methods: Written test/Knowledge questions and Practical demonstration in automotive workshop.

Pathways

Vocational Pathways

After achieving AUR40216- Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, individuals can progress to AUR50216 - Diploma of Automotive Technology from any institute/Tafe/university.

Employment/Career pathway

This qualification provides a pathway to work in perform advanced diagnostic tasks in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Possible job titles include:

-   Automotive Light Vehicle Master Technician

-   Automotive Master Technician

-   Automotive Mechanical Overhaul Technician

-   Performance Vehicle Technician

Above pathway information is in line with qualification description on National Training Register (www.training.gov.au) and/or https://www.myskills.gov.au/, it doesn't imply any job guarantee or job role at the end of the course.

This course Information may not be sufficient to make an Enrolment decision. Please read this information in conjunction with Student Handbook available on this website.