Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology
Course Code: AUR30320 | CRICOS Code: 111819M



Delivery Mode



94 Weeks

Course Description

Course Code: AUR30320 | CRICOS Code: 111819M


Are you one of those individuals who are keen on providing services, as well as diagnose & repair electrical systems & components in vehicles in the field of Automotive Electrical Service & Repair Industry?

Well, here is your opportunity that you have been waiting for!!!

At the time of publication there is absolutely no licensing, legislative or certification required.

The Course AUR30320 Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology paves way for candidates who are keen to pursue: –

  • A career in Automotive Electrical Repairs.
  • Enter a New Industry Sector.
  • Seeking a pathway to Higher Level Qualifications.


No pre-requisite requirement for this qualification as per course training package.

Course Duration/Fee

Course Duration: 94 weeks

Tuition Fee: AUD $20,000

Material Fee: AUD $4000

Total Fee: AUD $24,000

Entry Requirements

Here’s your check list to check your eligibility: –

  • The candidate must complete 18yrs of age or older at the time of course commencement.
  • Potential candidates may be asked to undertake an LLN Assessment / Enrolment Interview prior to acceptance.
  • The candidate needs to ensure that they have completed anyone of the following: –
  • Australian Year 11 or an equivalent level of schooling or a
  • IELTS Requirements-
    • The candidates need to secure the English level of IELTLS 6.0 overall, with no band less than 5.5 or equivalent such as.,
    • IBT 60
    • PTE Academic 50
    • CAE 169
    • OET C
    • Duolingo 95
    • General English Advanced*
    • MOI Certificate
    • Certificate III or Higher Qualification with an Australian Institution.
  • Confidence to Conduct Workshop Training (including physical activities like lifting. Etc.,)
  • Prospective students may also have to undergo an interview to verify the details submitted & ensure the options selected are based as per their calibre.

*General English Upper Intermediate is generally considered to be between 5-5.5 IELTS.

Intake Dates
2023 Intake Dates 2024 Intake Dates
21st August, 2023 29th January, 2024
09th October, 2023 04th March, 2024
13th November 2023 22th April, 2024
27th May, 2024
15th July, 2024
19th August, 2024
07th October, 2024
11th November 2024
Award Requirements

A candidate is only entitled for the Certificate, once they have successfully completed all units of the course – AUR30320 Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology.

On the other hand, candidates who have done a partial completion of the course will receive a Statement of Attainment, for the units they are deemed competent.

Career Pathway

On completion of this course the candidate is opened to opportunities to seek employment as:

  • Automotive Electrician
  • Automotive Air Conditioning Specialist.
Pathway From Qualification

Pathway from Qualification:

AUR32721 – Certificate III in Automotive Electric Vehicle Technology

AUR40216 – Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis

AUR50116 – Diploma of Automotive Management

Units Of Competency
The AUR30320 Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology requires the completion of the following 32 Units (including 21 core and 11 electives).
Core Units – 21
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURETR132 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURETR131 Diagnose and repair ignition systems
AURETR123 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems
AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR143 Diagnose and repair electronic body management systems
AURETK002 Use and maintain electrical test equipment in an automotive workplace
AURETR010 Repair wiring harnesses and looms
AURETR128 Diagnose and repair instruments and warning systems
AURETR007 Apply knowledge of automotive electrical circuits and wiring systems
AURETR027 Install ancillary electronic systems and components
AURETR124 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURETR009 Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems
AURETR006 Solder electrical wiring and circuits
AURETR135 Apply knowledge of petrol and diesel engine operation
Elective Units – 11
AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations
AURLTB103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle hydraulic braking systems
AURLTD105 Diagnose and repair light vehicle suspension systems
AURLTD104 Diagnose and repair light vehicle steering systems
AURLTE102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle engines
AURLTX101 Diagnose and repair light vehicle manual transmissions
AURLTX103 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems
AURLTX102 Diagnose and repair light vehicle automatic transmissions
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
** Please note: electives may vary by state and are subject to change to meet client and industry requirements.

Related Qualifications

Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology

Course Code: AUR30320
CRICOS Code: 111819M

Certificate IV in Automotive Electrical Technology

Course Code: AUR40620
CRICOS Code: 111820G