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

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

David is able 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.

AURHTX3003 Repair transmissions - automatic (heavy vehicle)

David is able to carry out the repair of automatic and semi-automatic transmissions and associated components.

AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace

David 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.

AURHTX3004 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle clutch systems

David is able to diagnose and repair clutch systems fitted to heavy vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repair operations of the clutch system and associated components, and post-repair testing procedures.

AURETR2012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits

David is able 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.

AURKTQ3001 Diagnose and repair mobile plant final drive assemblies

David is able to diagnose and repair final drive assemblies fitted to mobile plant. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repair operations of final drive assemblies and associated systems, and post-repair testing procedures.

AURETR3025 Test, charge and replace batteries

David is able 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.

AURKTX3001 Diagnose and repair powershift transmissions

David is able to diagnose and repair powershift transmissions fitted to heavy vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repair operations of powershift transmissions and associated systems, and post-repair testing procedures.

AURTTA3018 Carry out diagnostic procedures

David is able to diagnose component/equipment faults from different symptoms and to nominate repair action.

AURLTQ3001 Repair final drive assemblies (light vehicle)

David is able to carry out repairs to final drive assemblies.

AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment

David is able to select, safely use and maintain workplace tooling and equipment.

AURLTQ3002 Repair final drive - driveline (light vehicle)

David is able to carry out repairs to drive and tail shafts.

AURTTQ2001 Service final drive assemblies

David is able to carry out testing and servicing of final drive assemblies and associated components in an automotive retail, service and/or repair context.

AURLTX3001 Repair transmissions - manual (light vehicle)

David is able to carry out removal, repair and replacement of manual transmissions.

AURTTQ2003 Service final drive (driveline)

David is able to carry out the servicing of final drive drivelines in an automotive retail, service and/or repair context.

AURLTX3003 Diagnose and repair light vehicle clutch systems

David is able to diagnose and repair clutch systems fitted to light vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repairing clutch components and associated systems, and undertaking post-repair testing procedures.

AURTTQ2002 Remove and refit driveline components

David is able to remove and refit driveline components during rectification of faults in steering and suspension systems.

AURTTQ4004 Overhaul final drive assemblies

David is able to carry out the overhaul of gear, chain and tracked type final drive assemblies.

AURTTX2002 Inspect and service transmissions (manual)

David is able to inspect and service manual transmissions in an automotive retail, service and/or repair context.

AURTTX4008 Overhaul transmissions (manual)

David is able to completely dismantle and rebuild manual transmissions.

AURTTX2003 Inspect and service transmissions (automatic)

David is able to carry out the inspection and service of semi-automatic, automatic transmissions and associated components, including torque converters in an automotive retail, service and/or repair context.

AURETR3044 Service and repair electronic drive management systems

David is able to service/repair electronic drive management systems and/or associated components.

AURHTQ3002 Repair final drive assemblies (heavy vehicle)

David is able to carry out repairs to final drive assemblies.

AURHTQ3003 Repair final drive - driveline (heavy vehicle)

David is able to carry out repairs to the driveline and its components.

AURHTX3001 Repair transmissions - manual (heavy vehicle)

David is able to carry out removal, repair and replacement of manual transmissions.