AUR50216 Diploma of Automotive Technology
This qualification is tailored to the experienced automotive professional by further preparing automotive industry workers with an in depth knowledge of diagnosing, analysing, evaluating and modifying light vehicles.
This qualification is suitable for International Students who wish to study in Australia and develop skills and knowledge within the automotive repair industry. Students are required to hold a current Australian visa with study rights to commence this course.
All students are required to undertake practical training as part of their course in the practical training area of the college owned commercial workshop, Supreme Automotive.
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52 weeks (20 hours per week)
Face to face
Brisbane - Unit 3, 305 Montague Road, West End 4101
Townsville - 31-33 Keane Street, Currajong 4812
Students are to source their own textbook as the textbook is not included in course fees. The required textbook is:
A Systems Approach 7th Edition by Jack Erjavec and Rob Thompson
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Students are to source their own safety shoes and the College will provide hearing and eye protection.
The College will provide all hand tools and equipment for use during all practical classes.
Automotive Workshop Manager
There are 2 assessment components which include -
1. Written Questions
2. Practical Observation
Written Assessments will be completed electronically in class and approximately 2 hours/week in your own time. All Practical Assessments are completed during class.
1. 18 years of age and over
2. Computer skills and your own personal computer to complete the assessments electronically
3. Proficiency in English (Minimum 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent, Completed Australian Qualification Certificate IV or higher or successfully complete the college Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment)
4. Must have completed AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis
What is Recognition of Prior Learning:Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process that provides Students with an opportunity to receive credit for the formal and non-formal learning that has been undertaken since leaving school. The RPL process considers all relevant qualifications, skills, knowledge and experience that has been acquired throughout your working life. The RPL Assessment process enables the Assessor to collect a range of evidence to assist Students with either completing a full qualification or a partial qualification depending on the skills, knowledge and experience. If you have been granted a partial qualification throughout the RPL process, then you will be able to complete your qualification by undertaking the necessary gap training identified by our Assessor with our College. RPL Process 1. Complete the Enrolment Application Form 2. Submit all relevant documentation to support your application such as your current Resume, workplace reference letters, photographs of any evidence from the workplace and any other documentary evidence relevant to the Application 3. Pay the required deposit Once all of the above information has been submitted, a BPC representative will contact you to arrange an interview to discuss your Application and to explain the process of meeting the requirements of the RPL process in order to issue you the relevant qualification.
Non Refundable Enrolment Application Fee
Training Consumables / Material Fee
AUD $150 (includes workshop consumables used for training puposes only).
Payment plans are available at a cost of $30. Please contact the admissions team for more information.
This Qualification consists of 1 Core and 11 Elective units. Two units will be credited from AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechancial Diagnosis.
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission and driveline systems
Estimate and quote automotive vehicle or machinery modifications
Manage complex customer issues in an automotive workplace
Conduct research and present technical reports
Develop and document specifications and procedures
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle braking systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle steering and suspension systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle engine and fuel systems
Intake Dates (2021)
Expected Finish Date
Intake Dates (2022)
Expected Finish Date
25 January 2021
23 January 2022
24 Janury 2022
22 January 2023
01 March 2021
27 February 2022
28 February 2022
26 February 2023
29 March 2021
27 March 2022
28 March 2022
26 March 2023
10 May 2021
08 May 2022
09 May 2022
07 May 2023
21 June 2021
29 May 2022
20 June 2022
28 May 2023
09 August 2021
19 June 2022
08 August 2022
06 August 2023
30 August 2021
07 August 2022
29 August 2022
27 August 2023
11 October 2021
28 August 2022
10 October 2022
08 October 2023
22 November 2021
20 November 2022
21 November 2022
19 November 2023