Certificate III in Automotive Body Repair Technology - AUR32120

Work Skills

Type of institution: Registered Training Organisation
Level: Pre-degree

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who perform a broad range of tasks when repairing and maintaining the body of cars, heavy vehicles and other vehicles in the automotive service and repair sector.No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


  • Operate load shifting equipment
  • Service air compressors and air lines
  • Organise and communicate information
  • Repair vehicle chassis, frame and associated components
  • Set up and operate universal vehicle measuring systems
  • Work effectively with others in an automotive workplace
  • Fabricate vehicle body panels and components
  • Install vehicle components
  • Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
  • Apply original equipment manufacturer repair procedures during vehicle repairs
  • Resolve routine problems in an automotive workplace
  • Carry out advanced gas metal arc welding on vehicle body sections
  • Repair and replace vehicle structural damage
  • Carry out vehicle sectional repairs
  • Repair vehicle aluminium body panels without the use of body filler
  • Remove and replace mechanical units during vehicle repair
  • Remove, replace and align bolt-on vehicle body panels and components
  • Select and apply adhesives in automotive and marine service and repair work
  • Perform basic penetrant testing
  • Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
  • Repair vehicle aluminium body panels using filler
  • Repair vehicle body panels using filler
  • Remove and replace vehicle supplementary restraint systems
  • Apply infection prevention and control procedures to own work activities
  • Remove and store vehicle body components
  • Read and respond to automotive workplace information
  • Remove and replace vehicle and vessel seats and fittings
  • Prepare vehicle substrates for refinishing
  • Repair vehicle body components using lead wiping
  • Fabricate vehicle composite material components
  • Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
  • Provide work skill instruction
  • Carry out tungsten inert gas welding
  • Remove, refit and operate electrical components following body repair activities
  • Carry out soft soldering techniques
  • Use hand tools
  • Carry out spot welding
  • Identify and repair high strength aluminium components
  • Repair adhesive bonded structural damage on vehicles
  • Apply rust prevention and sound deadening materials to vehicle body components
  • Remove and replace adhesive attached components on vehicles
  • Interpret and apply automotive repair instructions
  • Repair vehicle body panels using metal finishing
  • Repair vehicle body misalignment
  • Repair vehicle structural damage by riveting
  • Fabricate automotive and marine trim components
  • Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
  • Repair corroded vehicle body panels and components
  • Carry out paint-less dent repairs on vehicle body panels
  • Repair vehicle thermoplastic body panels and components
  • Identify and repair high strength steel vehicle components
  • Remove, replace and test non-electrical vehicle components and accessories
  • Work safely and effectively in manufacturing and engineering
  • Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles
  • Prepare vehicles for customer use
  • Carry out non-structural vehicle panel repairs
  • Perform routine oxy fuel gas welding
  • Apply knowledge of ADAS technology in vehicle pre-repair scans
  • Repair wooden components in vehicles
  • Inspect vehicle damage and determine repair procedures
  • Undertake manual handling
  • Service and repair air compressors and components
  • Work safely at heights
  • Apply heat induction processes
  • Repair vehicle composite material components
  • Carry out oxyacetylene thermal heating and cutting on vehicle body sections
  • Install vehicle sunroofs
  • Fabricate wooden components for vehicles
  • Depower and reinitialise hybrid electric vehicles
  • Remove and replace major welded panels on vehicles

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