AUR30816 Certificate III in Motorcycle Mechanical Technology

Award Course
This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding


An Automotive Motorcycle Repair Technician generally services and repairs the mechanical parts of motorcycles such as the engine, fuel system, transmission, suspension systems and braking system. Other duties may include repairing and servicing cooling systems, emission control systems, final drive assemblies and steering systems. Repairing ignition, electronic engine management and electrical systems can also form part of their job. This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge required to perform these tasks, meeting industry standards. The qualification is suitable for new employees and for existing employees who are looking for skills recognition or development.


This qualification prepares employees for roles in the automotive service and repairs industry, working specifically as an automotive motorcycle repair technician.


Further training pathways from this qualification include Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis, Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Overhauling or other relevant qualifications.

Entry Requirements

Each student will undertake a Pre-Training Review before enrolling to help confirm the proposed course is suitable. It will provide valuable information about an individual's existing skills and knowledge, language, literacy and numeracy skills and whether the course will help in achieving learning and/or employment goals.

Expected Time to Complete

4 Years

Units & Assessment
Core Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace 25 $27.50
AURASA002 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURETR012 Test and repair basic electrical circuits 40 $44.00
AURETR023 Diagnose and repair spark ignition engine management systems 60 $66.00
AURETR025 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles 15 $16.50
AURETR029 Diagnose and repair charging systems 30 $33.00
AURETR030 Diagnose and repair starting systems 30 $33.00
AURETR031 Diagnose and repair ignition systems 30 $33.00
AURJTB001 Diagnose and repair motorcycle braking systems 40 $44.00
AURJTD003 Diagnose and repair motorcycle suspension systems 25 $27.50
AURJTD004 Diagnose and repair motorcycle steering systems 25 $27.50
AURJTE001 Diagnose and repair motorcycle engines 60 $66.00
AURJTQ002 Diagnose and repair motorcycle driveline systems 20 $22.00
AURJTX001 Diagnose and repair motorcycle clutch systems 30 $33.00
AURJTX002 Diagnose and repair motorcycle manual transmissions 40 $44.00
AURTTA018 Carry out diagnostic procedures 20 $22.00
AURTTB001 Inspect and service braking systems 20 $22.00
AURTTC003 Diagnose and repair cooling systems 20 $22.00
AURTTE004 Inspect and service engines 20 $22.00
AURTTF001 Inspect and service petrol fuel systems 25 $27.50
AURTTF006 Diagnose and repair petrol carburettor systems 50 $55.00
AURTTK002 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURTTQ001 Inspect and service final drive assemblies 5 $15.00
AURTTQ003 Inspect and service drive shafts 5 $15.00
Elective Units
Code Unit Name Hours Material
AURACA001 Respond to customer needs and enquiries in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURAEA003 Monitor environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace 25 $27.50
AURAFA003 Communicate effectively in an automotive workplace 20 $22.00
AURETR009 Install vehicle lighting and wiring systems 40 $44.00
AURJTJ001 Remove, inspect and refit motorcycle wheel and tyre assemblies 40 $44.00
AURLTJ002 Remove, inspect, repair and refit light vehicle tyres and tubes 40 $44.00
AURLTZ001 Diagnose and repair light vehicle emission control systems 20 $22.00
AURTTA004 Carry out servicing operations 20 $22.00
AURTTA005 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives 10 $15.00
AURTTA009 Carry out mechanical pre-repair operations 20 $22.00
AURTTC001 Inspect and service cooling systems 10 $15.00
AURTTX003 Inspect and service automatic transmissions 10 $15.00
AURTTZ002 Diagnose and repair exhaust systems 10 $15.00
AURVTW001 Carry out manual metal arc welding on components 30 $33.00
AURVTW009 Carry out basic gas metal arc welding 20 $22.00
AURVTW018 Carry out oxyacetylene welding, thermal heating and cutting 30 $33.00
MEM07032B Use workshop machines for basic operations 20 $22.00
TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck 40 $44.00

Course Assessment

  • Knowledge based test
Your particular units of study will be determined from the core and elective units required for this qualification.

RPL is a formal assessment process that recognises relevant skills and knowledge you have already gained through previous training, work and life experiences. Contact the Institute today to discuss your options for RPL.

Indicative Fees

Apprenticeship $3,793
Apprenticeship Concession $1,636
RPL Government Subsidised $1,926
RPL Concession $385
RPL Self-funded $2,889
Self-Funded $6,201

Average total fees include designated materials and will vary according to your specific unit choices and other factors.

The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.

For information on refunds in relation to withdrawals, transfers and cancellations refer to the following policies and procedures.
Refund of Course Fees Policy
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Intake Campus Course Details
2019 January Mildura Campus Full Time, Part Time, Classroom Based
2019 January Swan Hill Campus Full Time, Part Time, Classroom Based