Put your training and experience to use with ITEC’s RPL services and earn a nationally recognised qualification with a AUR50216 – Diploma of Automotive Technology via our RTO partners.
Diploma of Automotive Technology
Within four weeks of receiving sufficient and complying evidence of competency in all applied for units of competency.
Diploma of Automotive Technology reflects the skills and experience of an individual working in the automotive service, repair and retail industry, performing vehicle diagnostics, analysis, evaluation, design and modifications
To qualify for this certificate, you must provide evidence demonstrating that your skills and knowledge align with the courser’s learning outcomes. This evidence can take various forms. Demonstrating your current proficiency at a comparable level can be done through a CV (your student support representative can assist with this), an employment letter, or an employment contract.
Additionally, documents from prior work or educational experiences, such as references from licensed tradespeople you’ve collaborated with, apprenticeship records, academic transcripts, or assessments from relevant past qualifications, all contribute to the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process. You can also submit proof of overseas qualifications or visual evidence of your work, especially for practical roles.
Payslips/work contract/ABN if self-employed
Photos/videos (for practical roles)
Risk Assessment and Management Documents
Incident Report Forms
Plans and Specifications
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This qualification reflects the role of individuals who diagnose, analyse, evaluate, design and modify vehicle systems in the automotive retail, service and repair industry.
Those undertaking the Diploma of Automotive Technology must have completed an automotive Certificate IV qualification in one of the following disciplines, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competency.
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Total number of units = 12
1 core unit, plus
11 elective units, of which:
Develop and document specifications and procedures
Conduct research and present technical reports
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in electronic over hydraulic systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in body management systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in monitoring and protection systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in convenience and entertainment systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in theft-deterrent systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in air conditioning and HVAC systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in dynamic control management systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in engine management systems
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in HEV and BEV management systems
Develop and apply network electronic control system modifications
Develop and apply electrical system modifications
Analyse and evaluate electrical and electronic faults in driveline management systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in heavy commercial vehicle braking systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in heavy commercial vehicle steering and suspension systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in heavy commercial vehicle engine and fuel systems
Analyse and evaluate faults in wheeled mobile plant braking 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
Analyse and evaluate faults in light vehicle transmission and driveline systems
Estimate and quote automotive vehicle or machinery modifications
Develop and apply mechanical system modifications
Analyse and evaluate faults in gas fuel systems
Evaluate vehicle body repair materials, equipment and work processes
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Develop workplace policy and procedures for environmental sustainability