Certificate III in Light Automotive Mechanical Technology

Challenger Institute of Technology

Program Description

Certificate III in Light Automotive Mechanical Technology

Challenger Institute of Technology

This course will provide you with skills and knowledge used in the automotive mechanical technology sector which includes inspection, service and repair. It will prepare you to perform mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry. You will also learn the skills required to be able to apply safe work practices and carry out diagnostic procedures.

"Students must complete a total number of 36 units which comprise of 20 core units plus 16 elective units. Electives are determined by the Institute you are enrolled at. Core units are:

  • Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry
  • Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace
  • Test and repair basic electrical circuits
  • Diagnose and repair electronic spark ignition engine management systems
  • Test, charge and replace batteries
  • Diagnose and repair charging systems
  • Diagnose and repair starting systems
  • Diagnose and repair ignition systems
  • Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems
  • Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
  • Repair steering systems (light vehicle)
  • Repair suspension systems (light vehicle)
  • Repair engines and associated engine components (light vehicle)
  • Carry out servicing operations
  • Carry out diagnostic procedures
  • Inspect and service braking systems
  • Diagnose and repair cooling systems
  • Inspect and service engines
  • Service petrol fuel systems
  • Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment "

"An IELTS score (academic) of 5.5 with no band score less than 5.0 or equivalent is required. Year 11 with passes in Maths is required for entry into this course"

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 4, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Jan. 2017
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Full time
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Australia Perth, Western Australia
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