AUR30620 | CRICOS  106389D

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Open for International Students

Course Description

This course is designed for International Students who want to start and develop a career in the Australian automotive retail, service, and repair industry for light vehicles.

This Certificate will teach you the core knowledge and skills needed to succeed including diagnosing mechanical repairs needed with the use of specialised tools and equipment. When you complete this course, you will be on the pathway towards higher Certificate IV and Diploma qualifications to become a Diagnostic Technician.

Latest course fees and schedules can be found in the course infopack.

Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Why Study The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology Course

At South Sydney College, our goal is to make your learning experience in Sydney as rewarding and practical as possible by giving you premium resources and excellent student support.

Live & Study in Sydney, Australia

Attend classes with other overseas students under our expert trainers in our Sydney campus.

Premiere Student Services

Our dedicated student coordinators are always ready to help through mentoring, tutorials, and guides while you study in Sydney.

Nationally Recognised Qualification

SSC is a registered provider of nationally recognised and accredited training courses for both Australian and International Students.

Student Visa Application Support

We will guide you throughout the whole process and help you collect requirements and file your application to the Australian Government.

Flexible Study Methods

We have multiple intake schedules throughout the year with a mix of face-to-face and online classes.

Industry Experienced Trainers

All expert trainers have years of experience in their field and mentor International Students every year.

What You Will Learn

You will study and learn core skills and knowledge about the automotive industry and how they apply to the Australian service industry.

Sample course units:

Please download the course infopack for the full list of 36 course units and topics.

Entry Requirements

Course Fees

Latest fees and schedules are in the course infopack.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may have existing skills and knowledge and/or completed recognised accredited courses in recent years. We welcome enquiries about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer.  This may reduce your course duration and fees.

Have questions? Send us a message here.

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How to Apply as an International Student

Enrolment applications for this course are open year-round for all International Students!

To apply now or ask about enrolment requirements, send us a message and our student coordinators will send you a free application guide with complete course information such as schedules, lesson outlines, and fees.

We will also assist you in applying for your Student Visa and submitting requirements to the Australian Government.

Study Methods and Course Intake Schedule

Start Dates

There are 9 enrolment intakes so you can start your course without delay. The course includes five (5) terms with 4 10-week terms and 1 5-week term.

Blended Classroom and Online Learning

To complete the course, you will complete 15 hours of facetoface classroom sessions and 5 hours of online learning modules per week (total of 20 hours per week). 

You will also have access to additional educational support services and activities on top of the weekly schedule to support your studies.

Course Duration

Depending on your existing knowledge, skills and experience relevant to the course, this course may take up to 1350 hours completed over a period of 49 – 52 weeks.

Group & 1-on-1 Tutorials Available

We want to see you succeed in your studies. There is extra time available to students for small group or onetoone tutorial support. You book into these free sessions any week during term if you need some help with your studies

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