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Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology

National ID: AUR30312 | State ID: J391

 

Course Details
Training Package Version : Release 1
This course prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers who service, diagnose and repair vehicle electrical and electronic systems and components. This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to service, diagnose and repair electrical systems and components in vehicles in the automotive electrical service and repair industry. This course is an excellent opportunity to gain experience and increase your skills and knowledge within the automotive mechanical industry.
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Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Job roles related to this qualification include:
- automotive electrician
- automotive electrical technician
- automotive electrical diagnostic technician.

Job roles related to this qualification include:
- automotive electrician
- automotive electrical technician
- automotive electrical diagnostic technician.

Further study opportunities:

AUR40612 Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology or other relevant qualifications.

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Kalgoorlie
Duration

This course is offered flexibly and enrolment is open throughout the year.  The length of time to complete the course will depend on your chosen units and your study pace.

HowApprenticeship
Flexible Delivery
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

Stage 1 (1st year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplaceAURASA2002WF032
Carry out diagnostic proceduresAURTTA3018WF385
Carry out soldering of electrical wiring and circuitsAURETR2006WF086
Communicate effectively in an automotive workplaceAURAFA2003WF012
Demonstrate knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systemsAURETR2007WF087
Inspect and service enginesAURTTE2004WF409
Install, test and repair vehicle lighting and wiring systemsAURETR2009WF089
Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industryAURAEA3003WF008
Test and repair basic electrical circuitsAURETR2012WF092
Test, charge and replace batteriesAURETR3025WF107
Use and maintain automotive electrical test equipmentAURETK2002WF081
Use and maintain workplace tools and equipmentAURTTK2002WF421
Stage 2 (2nd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out advanced diagnostic proceduresAURTTA3019WF386
Carry out gas metal arc welding proceduresAURVTW2003WF577
Carry out oxy acetylene welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating proceduresAURVTW2008WF581
Diagnose and repair charging systemsAURETR3029WF111
Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systemsAURETR3028WF110
Diagnose and repair starting systemsAURETR3030WF112
Fabricate, test and repair wiring harnesses and loomsAURETR2010WF090
Install ancillary electronic control unit systems and componentsAURETR3027WF109
Install, test and repair electrical security systems and componentsAURETR2005WF085
Overhaul charging system alternatorsAURETR3017WF099
Overhaul starting motorsAURETR3018WF100
Read and apply vehicle wiring schematics and drawingsAURETR2016WF096
Repair electrical systemsAURETR3032WF114
Stage 3 (3rd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operationAURETR2035WF097
Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systemsAURETR3024WF106
Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systemsAURETR3023WF105
Diagnose and repair ignition systemsAURETR3031WF113
Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systemsAURETR3022WF104
Remove, replace and program electrical and electronic units and assembliesAURETR3026WF108
Service and repair electronic body management systemsAURETR3043WF116
Service and repair electronic drive management systemsAURETR3044WF117
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Course Overview

Where Kalgoorlie
Duration

This course is offered flexibly and enrolment is open throughout the year.  The length of time to complete the course will depend on your chosen units and your study pace.

HowApprenticeship
Flexible Delivery
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Job roles related to this qualification include:
- automotive electrician
- automotive electrical technician
- automotive electrical diagnostic technician.

Job roles related to this qualification include:
- automotive electrician
- automotive electrical technician
- automotive electrical diagnostic technician.

Further study opportunities:

AUR40612 Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology or other relevant qualifications.

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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Stage 1 (1st year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplaceAURASA2002WF032
Carry out diagnostic proceduresAURTTA3018WF385
Carry out soldering of electrical wiring and circuitsAURETR2006WF086
Communicate effectively in an automotive workplaceAURAFA2003WF012
Demonstrate knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systemsAURETR2007WF087
Inspect and service enginesAURTTE2004WF409
Install, test and repair vehicle lighting and wiring systemsAURETR2009WF089
Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industryAURAEA3003WF008
Test and repair basic electrical circuitsAURETR2012WF092
Test, charge and replace batteriesAURETR3025WF107
Use and maintain automotive electrical test equipmentAURETK2002WF081
Use and maintain workplace tools and equipmentAURTTK2002WF421
Stage 2 (2nd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Carry out advanced diagnostic proceduresAURTTA3019WF386
Carry out gas metal arc welding proceduresAURVTW2003WF577
Carry out oxy acetylene welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating proceduresAURVTW2008WF581
Diagnose and repair charging systemsAURETR3029WF111
Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systemsAURETR3028WF110
Diagnose and repair starting systemsAURETR3030WF112
Fabricate, test and repair wiring harnesses and loomsAURETR2010WF090
Install ancillary electronic control unit systems and componentsAURETR3027WF109
Install, test and repair electrical security systems and componentsAURETR2005WF085
Overhaul charging system alternatorsAURETR3017WF099
Overhaul starting motorsAURETR3018WF100
Read and apply vehicle wiring schematics and drawingsAURETR2016WF096
Repair electrical systemsAURETR3032WF114
Stage 3 (3rd year)
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Demonstrate knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operationAURETR2035WF097
Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systemsAURETR3024WF106
Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systemsAURETR3023WF105
Diagnose and repair ignition systemsAURETR3031WF113
Diagnose and repair vehicle dynamic control systemsAURETR3022WF104
Remove, replace and program electrical and electronic units and assembliesAURETR3026WF108
Service and repair electronic body management systemsAURETR3043WF116
Service and repair electronic drive management systemsAURETR3044WF117
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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