TAFE NSW

Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology - AUR31216

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of mobile plant machinery in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.

Structure

  • 36 units: 22 core
  • 14 elective

Subjects

  • Diagnose and repair electronic over hydraulic control systems
  • Inspect and service braking systems
  • Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle air braking systems
  • Diagnose and repair starting systems
  • Inspect and service manual transmissions
  • Inspect and service air braking systems
  • Diagnose and repair powershift transmissions
  • Diagnose and repair mobile plant suspension systems
  • Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
  • Retrofit and modify air conditioning and HVAC systems
  • Diagnose and repair mobile plant hydraulic systems
  • Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
  • Carry out manual metal arc welding on components
  • Diagnose and repair charging systems
  • Inspect and service automatic transmissions
  • Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines
  • Use earthmoving and off-the-road tyre handlers
  • Inspect, test and replace heavy vehicle automatic transmissions
  • Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
  • Inspect and service hydraulic systems
  • Inspect and service suspension systems
  • Diagnose and repair continuously variable transmissions
  • Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems
  • Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace
  • Inspect and service engines
  • Remove and install heavy vehicle engine assemblies
  • Inspect and service hydrostatic transmissions
  • Inspect, service and repair track type drive and support systems
  • Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts
  • Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
  • Diagnose and repair air conditioning and HVAC systems
  • Service air conditioning and HVAC systems
  • Inspect and service cooling systems
  • Diagnose and repair exhaust systems
  • Produce engineering drawings for vehicle components
  • Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
  • Remove, inspect and refit heavy vehicle wheel and tyre assemblies
  • Carry out basic gas metal arc welding
  • Overhaul engines
  • Inspect, service and repair auxiliary braking systems
  • Overhaul diesel fuel injection system components
  • Diagnose and repair mobile plant braking systems
  • Inspect and service steering systems
  • Fabricate and install fluid power hose assemblies
  • Test and repair basic electrical circuits
  • Diagnose and repair mobile plant final drive assemblies
  • Inspect and service drive shafts
  • Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems
  • Synchronise plant and equipment
  • Diagnose and repair mobile plant steering systems
  • Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems
  • Read, interpret and apply engineering drawings
  • Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
  • Assemble and install pneumatic system components
  • Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
  • Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems
  • Carry out oxyacetylene welding, thermal heating and cutting
  • Install hydraulic systems to specified applications
  • Remove, inspect and fit earthmoving and off-the-road wheel and rim assemblies
  • Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace
  • Carry out advanced gas metal arc welding on vehicle body sections
  • Carry out servicing operations
  • Diagnose and repair hydrostatic transmissions
  • Diagnose and repair cooling systems
  • Identify and apply heavy vehicle pneumatic wheeled traction performance enhancement systems
  • Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
  • Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
  • Inspect, service and repair pneumatic systems
  • Carry out diagnostic procedures
  • Inspect and service final drive assemblies
  • Carry out tungsten inert gas welding

Standard entry requirements

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus No
  • Full-time : 3 years
Goulburn Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Kurri Kurri Campus No
  • Part-time : 21 weeks
Shellharbour Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Tamworth Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
Wagga Wagga Campus No
  • Part-time : 3 years
  • Flexible Delivery : 3 years
Wetherill Park College No
  • Part-time : 3 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:Incidentals Year 1 (2021) - $15.00Project Fee - $10.00PPE - Gloves, safety glasses and ear protection $20.00Stationary - $5.00Text Books:Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Engines, Fuel & Computerised Management Systems andHeavy Duty Truck SystemsAuthor: Sean Bennett$300Incidentals Year 2 (2022) - $15.00Project Fee - 15.00PPE - Gloves, safety glasses and ear protection $15.00Stationary - $5.00Incidentals Year 3 (2023) - $5.00Project Fee - $30.00PPE - Gloves, safety glasses and ear protection - $10.00Stationary - $5.00

Campuses: Kurri Kurri Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- CDX Textbook package: $330.00- Textbook Supplement: Textbook supplement provides educational content gap in textbook for delivery against training package guidelines: $100.00- Mobile plant hydraulic hose unit of competency consumables for hose manufacture $25.00- Optional charges: CDX online educational resourse $75.00- Folder/pen/highlighter $9.95

Campuses: Shellharbour Campus.

"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning: - Heavy Equipment Systems (Hazij, Spano & Bennett) 3rd Edition - approximate cost $130.50- Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Engines, Fuel & Computerized Management Systems - approximate cost $144.00

Campuses: Tamworth Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**Optional text books available at a cost of $310.00:- Sean Bennett, Medium/Heavy duty truck Engines, fuel and computerized Management systems (5th edition)- Huzij/Spano/Bennett, Heavy Equipment Systems (3rd edition)- Jeff Green/Roger Green, Automotive air conditioning (3rd edition)

Campuses: Wetherill Park College.

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply. If you are a registered apprentice, you may be eligible for a Fee Free Apprenticeship, which will be verified at enrolment.The fee category that will apply to you depends on your eligibility and your individual circumstances. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/are-you-eligiblePAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCEFees: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/feesPayment - funding: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/payment-fundingRECOGNITIONRecognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.Find out more about recognition: https://www.tafensw.edu.au/enrol/recognition-credit-transfers"**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:- Workbook cost $150

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