Certificate III in Automotive Diesel Engine Technology

Axial Training Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Automotive Retail, Service and Repair Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who perform a range of tasks on a variety of diesel engines and associated systems in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


28 units: 14 core; 14 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Inspect and service engines; Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace; Carry out diagnostic procedures; Recondition engine cylinder heads; Assemble engine blocks and sub-assemblies; Dismantle and evaluate engine blocks and sub-assemblies; Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace; Test and repair basic electrical circuits; plus more. Electives: Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems; Remove and install heavy vehicle engine assemblies; Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems; Test engines using a dynamometer; Inspect and service CNG fuel systems; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis; Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications.

Related Careers:

Heavy Vehicle Motor Mechanic,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Springwood No info No 2 years
Townsville No info No 2 years
Established in 1997, Axial Training is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that offers traineeship and apprenticeship trade training, business qualifications and a range of short courses and inductions. Axial offers traineeships and apprenticeships in the areas of: business, meat retail, engineering and automotive. Axial also provides training in mine inductions and site safety, first aid and Safely Access the Rail Corridor (SARC).

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