About the course

About the course

This Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis will equip you with the skills and knowledge required to perform advanced diagnostic operations in the automotive retail, service and repair environment.

You will learn how to diagnose complex faults in light vehicle petrol engines, electronic spark ignition, engine management systems and braking systems as well as learning how to depower battery electric vehicles and test engines using a dynamometer.

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Intake Dates & Course Length


January and July

Full time: 6 months for if you have a Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology or equivalent

(or 1.5 years, which includes the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology)

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Career Outcomes


This course will prepare you for advancement within your organisation or a pathway to higher skilled employment/training opportunities.

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Entry and Academic Requirements


International students must have successfully completed the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology or equivalent.

If you do not meet the entry requirements for this course, you may apply for the Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology with this course as a package offer.

PLEASE NOTE: Box Hill Institute only accept enrolments from international students who are 18 years of age or above at the time of course commencement.

English Language Requirements


A minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5 (Academic). A minimum TOEFL score of 530 for paper examination; 179 for computer based and 71 for internet based, or approved equivalent.

For other accepted tests, please visit the English Language Requirements page.

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International students please apply through:

  1. an authorised representative in your country
  2. a Box Hill Institute booth at an education exhibition
  3. or direct to Box Hill Institute

See how to apply or contact the international office for more information.

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Pathways & Accreditation


Further training pathways from this qualification include the Diploma of Automotive Management, the Diploma in Automotive Technology or other relevant qualifications.

International students: You may wish to apply or package this course with the Diploma of Automotive Technology at Box Hill Institute.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 4

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Fees


International
Tuition Fee$8,365
Service Fee$160
Material Fee$416
Retain Course Items$0
Estimated Fee$8,941

* Does not apply to VETDSS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETDSS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Student tuition & materials fees published are indicative, and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are at 2020 rates and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

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Course Structure


You will need to complete 10 units

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