Certificate III In Automotive Engine Reconditioning

Certificate III In Automotive Engine Reconditioning

Course Code
:
AUR31316
Department
:
Heavy Commercial Vehicles & Engine Techn
Study Area(s)
:
Apprenticeship, Automotive
Campus
:
WORKPLACE DELIVERY
Course Length
:
Part-time(3 years)

Start Date(s): Rolling enrolments - enrol any time
End Date(s): Rolling enrolments - enrol any time
Days and Time:

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who recondition engines in the automotive service and repair sector. It is suitable for entry into the automotive specialist service and repair sector.

This is a nationally recognised qualification and covers all aspects of engine reconditioning including OH&S, specialist tools, measuring equipment, engine and machining principles and specialist operations.

If you are enrolling in this course as part of an apprenticeship, you must have employment in the relevant industry before commencing the course.

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Core

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
AURAEA002Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace (AURAEA002)25
AURASA002Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace (AURASA002)20
AURMTA007Conduct non-destructive testing (AURMTA007)20
AURTTE001Apply knowledge of engine science (AURTTE001)40
AURTTK001Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace (AURTTK001)15
AURTTK002Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace (AURTTK002)20
AURTTM002Repair bearing tunnels and connecting rods in engines (AURTTM002)40
AURTTM004Assemble engine blocks and sub-assemblies (AURTTM004)70
AURTTM007Carry out crankshaft grinding (AURTTM007)60
AURTTM008Dismantle and evaluate engine blocks and sub-assemblies (AURTTM008)70
AURTTM009Fit sleeves and bore and hone engine cylinders (AURTTM009)60
AURTTM011Recondition engine cylinder heads (AURTTM011)120
AURTTW003Carry out machining operations (AURTTW003)80

Elective

Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
AURTTC003Diagnose and repair cooling systems (AURTTC003)20
AURTTE004Inspect and service engines (AURTTE004)20
AURVTW018Carry out oxyacetylene welding, thermal heating and cutting (AURVTW018)80

How will I be assessed?

You will need to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. You will be assessed by a combination of written assignments or tests, oral tests and practical assessments in class, or at work. You will be advised in advance of the type of assessment and how it will operate. If required, you will have the chance for re-assessment and appeal.

What will I study?

Please see course module listing.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

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Some or all of this training is provided with State or Federal Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

To you check your eligibility click here.

Free TAFE and JobTrainer courses only: Students eligible for Free TAFE receive the tuition rate free. Students eligible for JobTrainer pay 20% of the tuition. Materials, consumables and student services fees are payable by all students and do not receive a JobTrainer discount, however concession rates for student services fees are available for concession card holders, apprentices, trainees and 100% off campus delivery courses. Please note that these tuition rates only apply to courses offered under the Free TAFE or JobTrainer schemes.

The fees listed below relate to 2021 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
 
 
 
Government Subsidised
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Concession
Indicative total tuition fee#
Check your eligibility
Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#
 
Non-Apprentice
$N/A
$N/A
$N/A
Apprentice/Trainee
$3744.60
$746.55
$2500.35

Table 2

Average course
material fees*

$0.00

Average course
consumable fees*
$0.00

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2021 Student Services Fee (Table 3)


 Type of cohort:

Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2021: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None

Exemptions

The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
$0.0 $0.0 $0.0

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2021. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student. If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

Satisfactory literacy and numeracy skills. You must be at least 15 years old at the time of application. You must reside in Victoria to undertake this course. 

If you are enrolling in this course as part of an apprenticeship, you must have employment in the relevant industry before commencing the course.

Where and how can I study?

This course will be delivered as workplace delivery. 

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course prepares you to work in automotive engine reconditioning or automotive engine building environments.

If you are enrolling in this course as part of an apprenticeship, you must have employment in the relevant industry before commencing the course.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate III in Automotive Engine Reconditioning (AUR31316). As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

Credit transfers may be available into related courses such as Certificate IV or Diploma courses.

How do I apply?

Apprentices should call the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or 9279 2222 or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au to enrol. Apprentices are forwarded an Apprentice Placement form when their employer registers them with the Victorian Qualifications Authority and should present this form on enrolment.

How will I be selected for this course?

You will need to be currently employed as an engine reconditioning apprentice and have an Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN) registration.