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AUR31120 Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology

AUR31120 Certificate III in Heavy Commercial Vehicle Mechanical Technology

National ID AUR31120 State ID BGA2

Interested in a career in the heavy automotive industry?

Undertaken as part of a 4 year apprenticeship, this qualification enables participants to become a heavy diesel mechanic, servicing and repairing trucks, buses and earthmoving equipment in the automotive industry.

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This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2025 you'll only pay half the tuition fees (plus resource fee) capped at $1,200; or $400 if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. For full details see our Half price courses page.

^ You will pay half price for the course fees on the Lower fees, local skills courses, however other fees may apply such as for resources that are specifically needed for your training.

CampusesPundulmurra Campus.

Study Mode Apprenticeship.

Throughout this course, participants will apply their practical skills, while gaining an understanding of how to inspect and service engines, test, use and maintain equipment, and diagnose and repair a range of mechanical problems.

You will gain the knowledge to ensure the smooth operation of heavy vehicles and heavy machinery. Training is delivered in a modern workshop facilities with industry standard tools and equipment, on actual vehicles.

Throught the course you will gain skills in:

  • Workplace safety fundamentals 
  • Communication skills 
  • Repair electrical circuits, charging and ignition systems 
  • Repair steering, hydraulic braking, suspension, cooling systems and engines in heavy vehicles 
  • Servicing operations 
  • Diagnostic test strategies 
  • Heavy vehicle tyres and tubes repairs, drive assemblies
  • Heavy vehicle transmissions, clutch, drive shafts 

You want to specialise in the heavy automotive industry, enjoy working with machinery, and like hands on, practical work.

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Duration 3 years
When Date 2024
Where Pundulmurra Campus

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