Certificate III in Forklift Technology
Chisholm Institute, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Dandenong||No||Part-time Block or Day Release, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package. It covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of forklift systems in the automotive service and repair industry.
Subjects you can Study
Core: 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; Test, charge and replace batteries; Diagnose and repair charging systems; Diagnose and repair starting systems; Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle hydraulic braking systems; Repair steering systems (heavy vehicle); Inspect, service and repair lift truck mast assemblies; Carry out servicing operations; Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives; Service hydraulic systems; Repair hydraulic systems; Carry out diagnostic procedures; plus more and electives.
About Chisholm Institute, TAFE VICChisholm is one of the largest providers of education and training in Victoria. The Institute was named in 1998, in honour of Caroline Chisholm, the early Australian reformer and humanitarian.
Chisholm's modern campuses in the southeast of Melbourne are at: Dandenong (two locations), Frankston, Berwick, Cranbourne, Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast as well as facilities in the centre of Melbourne and Pakenham.
Currently, Chisholm offers over 300 accredited, nationally recognised courses from certificates to bachelor degrees and graduate certificates - including its own degrees and pathways to partner university degrees. It also runs approximately 130 short courses for work skills (industry compliance and skills development), as well as lifestyle (self-improvement, recreation and hobby). Courses are developed in consultation with industry, and are designed to meet both current and predicted skill shortages.
Provider CRICOS: 00881F RTO code: 0260; HE
Certificate IIICourse code: AUR31712
- Part-time Block or Day Release
- Part-time internal = 3 years
28 units: 18 core; 10 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Heavy vehicle motor mechanics repair, maintain and test heavy vehicles, other engines and related mechanical components.
Light vehicle motor mechanics service, repair and overhaul the mechanical parts of motor vehicles such as the engine, the transmission (clutch, gear box and differential), and the suspension systems (springs, steering, brakes, wheels and tyres).