This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work as master diagnostic technicians who perform advanced diagnostics tasks in the automotive service and repair industry; servicing, diagnosing, and repairing vehicle systems and components. A range of advanced diagnostic skills and knowledge is necessary, and leadership and supervision of others would be expected.
Those undertaking the Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis must have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.
Career Outcomes and Pathways
Individuals completing this course will be qualified for employment as a diagnostic’s master technician / senior technician in a Dealership, Franchise or Repair workshop working on light vehicles. Further studies that can be undertaken include:
- AUR50216 Diploma of Automotive Technology
AUR40216 – Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis
|AURTTA121||Diagnose complex system faults||Core|
|AURETR137||Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle safety systems||Elective|
|AURLTB104||Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle braking systems||Elective|
|AURLTE104||Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle petrol engines||Elective|
|AURLTE105||Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle diesel engines||Elective|
|AURTTA125||Diagnose complex faults in vehicle integrated stability control systems||Elective|
|AURTTR101||Diagnose complex faults in engine management systems||Elective|
|AURLTZ101||Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems||Elective|
|AURETR131||Diagnose and repair ignition systems||Elective|
|AURLTX104||Diagnose complex faults in light vehicle automatic transmission and driveline systems||Elective|
Delivery and Assessment Options
Delivery and assessment for this qualification is completed via distance learning through on-the-job training. Participants provide evidence of skills and knowledge by submitting completed job cards (repair orders), photographs / videos and 3rd party reports from an Industry Expert / Supervisor.
RPL for Upgrading Older Qualifications
The Learning Professionals provide a simple process for you to upgrade your older qualifications to the current qualification by means of Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Majority of the older units of competency that make up the Certificate IV are equivalent, allowing you to receive direct credit transfer. Some minor gap training may be required for some units.
Distance learning through on-the-job training starts from $1,750.00
RPL for upgrade to AUR40216 starts from $750.00
(Assessment fees for additional units start from $150.00 per unit)