AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis

Location 14/65 Mark St, North Melbourne, VIC, 3051
Course Code AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis
Intakes Monthly
Total Tuition Hours 620 hours
Duration 34 weeks
Delivery Mode Face-to face; Computer Aided
Assessment Mode Combination of written, practical and/or project assessments
Fees* No application or enrolment fees apply. For further information on fees please contact
Prerequisite Not Applicable

Qualification Description

This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform advanced diagnostic operations in the automotive retail, service and repair environment.

Career Guidance

Participants are provided with advice on career development and training options throughout the delivery of the program

Admission Direct Entry Requirements

  • All students must of the age of 18 years or over at the time of applying for admission at Barkly International College.
  • IELTS band score of 5.5 or equivalent in line with DIBP regulations
  • Satisfactory completion of studies in applicant’s home country equivalent to an Australian Year 12 qualification is required for entry into all courses.
  • or
  • Mature age students will also be considered without the minimum education requirements but with relevant work experience within chosen area of study and a demonstrated capacity to meet course requirements. A minimum of 5 years’ experience would normally be expected but each case will be reviewed individually with relevant work experience evidenced by work reference letter on company letterhead, work samples and curriculum vitae submitted will be considered.
  • A Language, Literacy, Numeracy, (LLN) assessment must be undertaken by all International Students to assign them into the correct course level
  • If students have a physical disability or impairment please contact Barkly International College for further guidance.

Further Education Pathway

Further training pathways from this qualification include:

  • AUR50116 Diploma of Automotive Management
  • AUR50216 Diploma in Automotive Technology or other relevant qualifications

To be awarded this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in 10 units of competency,

# Unit Code Unit Name
Core Units
1 AURTTA021 Diagnose complex systems fault
Elective Units
2 AURETR025 Test charge and replace batteries and jump start vehicles
3 AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
4 AURETR037 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle safety systems
5 AURLTB004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle braking systems
6 AURLTD009 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems
7 AURLTE004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle petrol engines
8 AURLTX004 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle automatic transmission and driveline systems
9 AURTTR001 Diagnose complex faults in engine management systems
10 AURLTE005 Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle diesel engines

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Your existing skills obtained through previous work, education and life experiences may make you eligible to receive formal recognition towards your qualification through the Recognition of Prior Learning process.

This process acknowledges that people learn in many different ways and that learning may have been obtained through formal or informal learning. To receive RPL, your skills, training and experiences are assessed against recognised qualifications.

Applications for RPL should be made prior to enrolling. To discuss RPL for this course please contact us on Barkly International College on (03) 9600 2996 and ask to speak to the Course Coordinator for this qualification or the Training Manager.

Course Credits

Barkly International College accepts and provides credit(s) to learners for units of competency and/or modules (unless licensing or regulatory requirements prevent this) where these are evidenced by:

  • AQF certification documentation issued by any other RTO or AQF authorised issuing organisation,
  • Authenticated VET transcripts issued by the Registrar.

Credit will be granted not only for studies completed at an RTO, but at any authorised issuing organisation, such as a university. In such cases, an analysis as to the equivalence of the study completed with the relevant unit/s or module/s would need to be completed before any credit could be granted.

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