Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
Automotive Institute of Technology Incorporated
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
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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 light vehicles in the automotive service and repair industry. It is suitable for individuals wishing to work in a mechanical workshop as a light vehicle mechanic.
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; 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; plus more and electives.
About Automotive Institute of Technology IncorporatedEstablished in 1990, the Motor Industry Training Association of WA is a Registered Training Organisation. Late in 2012 the Board's of MITA and MTA WA decided the needs of the WA industry would be best met if the two organisations were to merge. The consolidation became effective on 28 May 2013 and MITA was rebranded as the MTA WA's Automotive Institute of Technology Incorporated. The individual registered training organisations were retained but now work cooperatively together to offer the WA industry a choice between employer-based or classroom-based teaching options. AIT target groups/clients are individuals who are currently employed, are in a school based VET programme and or seeking employment within the automotive industry in WA. AIT also provides traineeships and apprentice training in automotive mechanical, auto body repair and auto refinishing disciplines. AIT delivers innovative and flexible, industry focused training and prides itself on producing quality outcomes. RTO code: 0627
Certificate IIICourse code: AUR30612
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 3.5 years
36 units: 20 core; 16 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
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).