Diploma of Automotive Technology

CRICOS Code
:
091698G
National Course Code
:
AUR50216
Study Area(s)
:
Automotive
Campus
:
DOCKLANDS
Course Length
:
0.5 year
Course Fees
:
$8000

Course structure

This hands-on course provides practical skills to work in the automotive industry.

As part of the course you will train at Kangan Institute’s Automotive Centre of Excellence, the largest automotive training centre in Victoria providing students with access to leading technology, advanced machinery and industry simulated work spaces.

You will learn in varying environments from lectures, practical demonstrations and tasks through to servicing vehicles in both simulated automotive work bays and a work placement program.


Modes of Study



This course requires face to face classroom study and compulsory work placement (arranged by Kangan Institute) of 200 hours.

Classes will be scheduled between 8.00am – 9.00pm Monday to Friday. Timetables will be confirmed at orientation.

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Course Modules

Module CodeModule Title
AURAFA007Develop and document specifications and procedures
AURAFA006Conduct research and present technical reports
MSMENV472Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
AURETE001Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems
AURETB002Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in dynamic control management systems
AURLTQ003Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission and driveline systems
AURLTE003Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle engine and fuel systems
MEM09002BInterpret technical drawing
MEM30031AOperate computer aided design (CAD) system to produce basic drawing elements
AURETH013Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in HEV and BEV management systems
AURLTD007Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems
AURLTB002Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle braking systems

  • Major Study Areas



    • Mechanical and Electrical systems, maintenance, service and repair .
    • Automotive diagnostics, analysis and evaluation of fault identification and rectification
    • Business and management
    • Report and document development
    • Occupational health and safety
    • Customer service

Books and Equipment (AUD$)



Included in the tuition fees, however students will be required to supply their own personal stationery.

  • Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

    Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis

    Total course fees for 2 year program (includes Certificate III, Certificate IV & Diploma) = $32,800

February and July intake.

Term 1 4 Feb to 5 April
Holidays 6 April to 22 April
Term 2 23 April to 28 June
Holidays 29 June to 14 July
Term 3 15 July to 20 Sept
Holidays 21 Sept to 6 Oct
Term 4 7 Oct to 20 Dec


Classes will be scheduled between 8.00am – 9.00pm Monday to Friday. Timetables will be confirmed at orientation.

Study pathways

N/A

Career pathways

Graduates may seek employment as a:

  • Workshop supervisor
  • Motor mechanic
  • Skilled tradesperson in automotive

Apply

Apply now Or call +613 9279 2222 or email international@kangan.edu.au to apply.