What will I learn?

Course Overview

This course is intended to develop existing skills and knowledge in automotive mechanics repair and troubleshooting sector to an advanced level. Qualified automotive technicians or certificate III holders will learn and practice performing advanced repair and troubleshooting in the automotive industry.

What you’ll learn:

To complete this qualification you will need to complete:

A total number of units: 10 units

  • 1 core units
  • 9 elective units

Mandatory Units

AURTTA021 – Carry out diagnosis of complex system faults

Suggested Elective Units:

  • AURTTE005 Overhaul engines
  • AURTTD005 Overhaul steering system components
  • AURTTF003 Overhaul diesel fuel injection system components
  • AURTTM008 Dismantle and evaluate engine blocks and sub-assemblies
  • AURTTQ004 Overhaul final drive assemblies
  • AURTTX007 Overhaul clutch assemblies
  • AURTTX008 Overhaul manual transmissions
  • AURTTX009 Overhaul automatic transmissions
  • AURTTM009 Fit sleeves and bore and hone engine cylinders

Career Pathways

On successful completion of this course, a student can find employment as a qualified motor mechanic. This qualification prepares you to perform mechanical work in the automotive light vehicle service and repair industry. You may find a career as an:

  • Automotive Mechanic
  • Light vehicle Mechanical Technician
  • Automotive Mechanical Overhaul Technician
  • Performance Vehicle Technician
  • Automotive Master Technician



Study options

Full Time (57 weeks)

Tuition fees
AUD $10,000 for the entire course
Start date

September 2021, January 2022, April 2022


InTech Institute of Technology

Brisbane Campus,

21 Parkview Street,



4064, BRISBANE, Australia

Full Time (57 weeks)

Tuition fees
AUD $10,000 for the entire course
Start date

September 2021, January 2022, April 2022


Sydney Campus

251 Milperra Road,


New South Wales,

2212, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student have:

  • have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
  • are mature age (over 18 years at the time of commencement) and
  • have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake this course.
  • Those undertaking Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling are required to have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification.

English Proficiency requirements:

  • IELTS band score of 5.5 (academic test version) or TOEFL PBT score of 530 or TOEFL CBT score of 197 or TOEFL;
  • IBT overall score 71 ( No band less than 70) or equivalent