Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology
Box Hill Institute, TAFE VIC
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
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No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Automotive Retail, Service and Repair Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of light vehicles in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Test and repair basic electrical circuits; Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles; Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines; Inspect and service braking systems; plus more. Electives: Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles; Repair wiring harnesses and looms; Machine brake drums and brake disc rotors; Inspect and service automatic transmissions; Carry out oxyacetylene welding, thermal heating and cutting; plus more.
About Box Hill Institute, TAFE VICFor more than 90 years, Box Hill Institute has provided collaborative and creative approaches to education and training.
Box Hill Institute's focus is on delivering employment focused courses and work ready graduates that are equipped with the skills required to succeed.
Box Hill Institute is one the largest providers in Victoria with more than 16,000 enrolments each year. The Institute delivers around 720 courses across 523 qualifications - including many delivered internationally and within industry - covering a range of short courses, certificates, diplomas, associate degrees and degrees, graduate certificates and master programs. Pathway options with partner universities are also available.
Box Hill Institute has three campuses located in Victoria which includes Box Hill, Melbourne City and Lilydale.
All campuses are within a few minutes' walk to shops, cafes, restaurants and public transport. Box Hill Central is the local public transport hub and is serviced by regular trains, trams and buses.
International students are an important part of the vibrant, diverse community. Students from more than 50 countries have studied at Box Hill Institute, side by side with local and other international students. Box Hill Institute was awarded International Vocational Training Provider of the Year 2015, the Award reinforcing the Institute's international education provider standing.
Fee help and payment plans are available for eligible students.
Provider CRICOS: 02411J RTO code: 4687;HE
Certificate IIICourse code: AUR30616
- Full-time internal = 1 year
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 3 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).