This qualification covers the skills and knowledge required to perform a broad range of tasks on a variety of forklift systems in the automotive service and repair industry. Job roles and employment outcomes The Certificate III in Forklift Technology prepares new employees or recognises and develops existing workers performing mechanical work in the automotive forklift service and repair industry. Job roles related to this qualification include: •automotive forklift repair technician •automotive forklift mechanic. Application This qualification is suitable for an Australian apprenticeship pathway.

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

Lisa 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.

AURTTC3003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems

Lisa is able 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.

AURASA2002 Apply safe working practices in an automotive workplace

Lisa 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.

AURTTE2004 Inspect and service engines

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

AURETR2012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits

Lisa 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.

AURTTK2002 Use and maintain workplace tools and equipment

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

AURETR3025 Test, charge and replace batteries

Lisa 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.

AURETR3029 Diagnose and repair charging systems

Lisa is able 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.

AURETR3030 Diagnose and repair starting systems

Lisa is able 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.

AURHTB3002 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle hydraulic braking systems

Lisa is able to diagnose and repair hydraulic braking systems fitted to heavy vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, repairing hydraulic braking system components and associated systems, and undertaking post-repair testing procedures.

AURHTD3002 Repair steering systems (heavy vehicle)

Lisa is required to carry out repairs to wheeled and/or tracked type steering systems and associated components.

AURNTA3001 Inspect, service and repair lift truck mast assemblies

Lisa is required to carry out the inspection, service and repair of lift truck mast assemblies.

AURTTA2004 Carry out servicing operations

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

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

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

AURTTA2006 Service hydraulic systems

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

AURTTA3013 Repair hydraulic systems

Lisa is required to carry out the testing and repair of hydraulic systems.

AURTTA3018 Carry out diagnostic procedures

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

AURTTB2001 Inspect and service braking systems

Lisa is required to inspect and service braking systems and/or associated components, including pneumatic over hydraulic, air, hand and parking brake systems in an automotive retail, service and/or repair context.

AURAFA2003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace

Lisa 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.

AURETR3032 Repair electrical systems

Lisa 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.

AURHTE3002 Repair engines and associated engine components (heavy vehicle)

Lisa is able to identify and confirm work requirements, preparation for work, engine system testing and analysis, repair of engines and associated components and completion of work finalisation processes, including clean-up and documentation. This unit of competence should be contextualised to the qualification to which it is being applied. Engines may include those for, heavy vehicles, mobile plant, agricultural machinery and marine craft. Work requires individuals to demonstrate judgement and problem-solving skills in managing own work activities and contributing to a productive team environment.

AURHTJ2003 Remove, inspect, and refit heavy vehicle wheel assemblies

Lisa is able to remove, inspect and fit wheel assemblies fitted to heavy vehicles. It involves diagnosing deviations from correct operation, removal, inspection and fitting procedures of wheel assemblies.

AURHTQ3002 Repair final drive assemblies (heavy vehicle)

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

AURHTQ3003 Repair final drive - driveline (heavy vehicle)

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

AURKTX3001 Diagnose and repair powershift transmissions

Lisa 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.

AURTTF2002 Service diesel fuel injection systems

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

AURTTX3006 Repair transmissions (hydrostatic)

Lisa is able to carry out the repair, removal and replacement of hydrostatic transmissions for heavy vehicle, plant or outdoor power equipment.

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

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