This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a range of tasks on a variety of diesel engines and associated systems within the automotive service and repair sector. Job roles and employment outcomes The Certificate III in Automotive Diesel Engine Technology is intended to prepare new employees or recognise and develop existing workers performing mechanical work in the diesel engine service and repair sector. Employment outcomes targeted by this qualification include: •diesel engine technicians Application This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

AURETR3024 Diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems

Albert is required to diagnose and repair electronic compression ignition engine management systems. The unit involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repairing electronic compression ignition engine management system components and associated systems, and undertaking post-repair testing procedures. The unit also involves identifying and confirming work requirements, preparing for work, testing systems, identifying faults and potential causes, repairing and retesting electronic compression ignition engine management systems, and completing work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation.

AURTTM3004 Assemble engine blocks and sub-assemblies

Albert is required to assemble a short engine block and sub-assemblies and check clearances and tolerances.

AURTTM3008 Dismantle and evaluate engine blocks and sub-assemblies

Albert is required to dismantle, inspect, evaluate and determine preferred repair action of engine block and sub-assemblies as part of an engine reconditioning process.

AURETR3029 Diagnose and repair charging systems

Albert is required to diagnose and repair charging systems. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repairing charging system components and associated systems, and undertaking post-repair testing procedures. The unit also involves identifying and confirming work requirements, preparing for work, and completing work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation.

AURTTM3011 Recondition engine cylinder heads

Albert is required to recondition engine cylinder heads according to workplace requirements. It involves determining engine cylinder head damage and required repair action, and preparing and using reconditioning machines.

AURETR3030 Diagnose and repair starting systems

Albert is required to diagnose and repair starting systems. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repairing starting system components and associated systems, and undertaking post-repair testing procedures. The unit also involves identifying and confirming work requirements, preparing for work, and completing work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation.

AURAEA3003 Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in the automotive mechanical industry

Albert is required to apply and monitor environmental regulations and sustainability best practice whilst undertaking mechanical service or repair of light or heavy vehicles, motorcycles, outdoor power equipment or their components in the automotive mechanical industry.

AURETR3032 Repair electrical systems

Albert is able to carry out repairs to vehicle/equipment electrical systems, including accessories, wipers, electric windows, lighting, turning indicators, hazard lights, door locks and fan blowers.

AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace

Albert is able to apply basic safety and emergency procedures in order to contribute to a safe workplace for staff, customers and others. The unit involves the safety factors related to the use of automotive workplace hand tools and hand-held power tools, fixed equipment, chemicals, as well as vehicles and their use.

AURHTE4003 Diagnose complex faults in heavy vehicle diesel engines

Albert is required to diagnose complex faults in heavy vehicle diesel engines systems in order to initiate action to service, repair, replace or improve performance. The unit involves evaluating system performance and identifying possible operational anomalies. Faults may be electrical, electronic or mechanical by nature, requiring the application of complex diagnostic processes to resolve.

AURETR2012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits

Albert is required to test and carry out repairs to basic electrical circuits in an automotive retail, service or repair environment. The unit also involves identifying and confirming work requirements, preparing for work, identifying faults and potential causes, repairing and replacing basic circuit components, and completing work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation. It includes replacing fuses, circuit breakers, lamps, switches, terminals and connectors; and basic wiring repairs. It includes the following fault types: open circuits, short circuits and high resistance circuits to power, signal and ground paths.

AURHTZ3001 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems

Albert is required to diagnose and repair emission control systems fitted to heavy vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repair operations of emission control components and associated systems, and post-repair testing procedures.

AURETR3025 Test, charge and replace batteries

Albert is required to test, charge, jump-start, and remove and replace automotive batteries. The unit involves identifying and confirming work requirements; preparing for work; servicing, testing and charging batteries; and completing work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation.

AURTTA2005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives

Albert is required to carry out the selection and use of bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives relevant to the vehicle industry.

AURTTA2004 Carry out servicing operations

Albert is required to carry out routine and scheduled servicing operations.

AURTTA2006 Service hydraulic systems

Albert is required to carry out the inspection and servicing of hydraulic systems.

AURTTA3018 Carry out diagnostic procedures

Albert is required to diagnose component/equipment faults from different symptoms and to nominate repair action.

AURTTC3003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems

Albert is required to diagnose and repair cooling systems fitted to vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repairing cooling system components and associated systems, and undertaking post-repair testing procedures.

AURTTE2004 Inspect and service engines

Albert is required to carry out the inspection and service of two and four stroke spark ignition and two and four stroke compression ignition engines.

AURTTE4005 Overhaul engines and associated engine components

Albert is required to overhaul engines and associated engine components on an engine removed from its chassis.

AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment

Albert is required to select, safely use and maintain workplace tooling and equipment.

AURTTF2002 Service diesel fuel injection systems

Albert is required to service diesel fuel injection systems and components in an automotive retail, service and/or repair context.

AURTTK2001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace

Albert is required to use and maintain measuring equipment of a non-specialist nature. The unit involves identifying and confirming work requirements, preparing for work, conducting measurements, analysing and documenting outcomes, maintaining equipment, and completing work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation.

AURTTF3005 Inspect and repair engine forced induction systems

Albert is required to inspect, repair or replace engine turbocharger or supercharging forced induction systems.

AURHTE3002 Repair engines and associated engine components (heavy vehicle)

Albert is required to carry out repair of an engine, and associated engine components on compression ignition engines

AURVTW2008 Carry out oxy acetylene welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating procedures

Albert is required to carry out welding, thermal cutting and thermal heating procedures appropriate to the repairs conducted in the retail, service and repair streams.

AURTTF3004 Repair diesel fuel injection systems

Albert is required to carry out repairs, including removal and replacement of diesel fuel systems.

AURAFA2003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

Albert is able to communicate in an automotive workplace by oral and written means, including the use of automotive technical terminology and vehicle and component descriptions as they pertain to modern motor vehicles. Work requires individuals to communicate effectively with other persons in an automotive workshop or setting and includes communicating specific technical information.