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AUR31220 Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology (Mobile Plant Equipment)

AUR31220 Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology (Mobile Plant Equipment)

National ID AUR31220 State ID AD83
Set yourself up for the mobile plant industry

Work on mobile plant machinery used in a broad range of industry areas, including mining and construction. 

Train in modern, purpose-built facilities to gain practical skills in repair, diagnosing and servicing, welding and thermal cutting. 

AUR31220 Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology (Mobile Plant Equipment)

This qualification is directly aligned with priority industry areas where the jobs are today, and into the future. As part of the state government Lower fees, local skills initiative, from 1 January 2020 through to 31 December 2025 you'll only pay half the course fees, capped for each year at $1,200; or $400 (plus resource fee) if you're aged 15—24 or eligible for a concession. Find out more


When Continuous enrolment.

Study Mode Apprenticeship.

When you complete the Certificate III in Mobile Plant Technology you'll be ready for a career in the mobile plant industry.

A post-trade crossover course is available to holders of an Automotive Trade utilising gap training and Recognition of Prior Learning.


  • diagnose and repair drivelines, drive assemblies, engines, torque converters, suspension, brakes, hydraulics, pneumatic systems, steering, wiring and circuits
  • welding
  • thermal cutting
  • workplace safety and health

Important information

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All year round


When All year round
Where Thornlie
How Apprenticeship

Indicative fees and charges 

The fees quoted are estimates only and are for all units in the course for students enrolling on a full-time basis. If you're a student that has successfully completed a lower-level qualification that is a prerequisite for this course, you'll only pay for the units that you need to enrol in to complete this course. Please view the full list of fee disclaimers. 


National ID Unit title
AURAEA002 Follow environmental and sustainability best practice in an automotive workplace
AURASA102 Follow safe working practices in an automotive workplace
AURETR112 Test and repair basic electrical circuits
AURETR125 Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicles
AURTTA006 Inspect and service hydraulic systems
AURTTA104 Carry out servicing operations
AURTTA105 Select and use bearings, seals, gaskets, sealants and adhesives
AURTTA118 Develop and carry out diagnostic test strategies
AURTTK102 Use and maintain tools and equipment in an automotive workplace
National ID Unit title
AURETH101 Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles
AURETH102 Inspect and maintain battery electric vehicles
AURETR124 Diagnose and repair compression ignition engine management systems
AURETR129 Diagnose and repair charging systems
AURETR130 Diagnose and repair starting systems
AURETR132 Diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems
AURHTE102 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle compression ignition engines
AURHTF102 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle diesel fuel injection systems
AURHTQ103 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle drive shafts
AURHTZ101 Diagnose and repair heavy vehicle emission control systems
AURKTA005 Inspect, service and repair track type drive and support systems
AURKTA111 Diagnose and repair mobile plant hydraulic systems
AURKTB101 Diagnose and repair mobile plant braking systems
AURKTD101 Diagnose and repair mobile plant suspension systems
AURKTD102 Diagnose and repair mobile plant steering systems
AURKTQ101 Diagnose and repair mobile plant final drive assemblies
AURKTR101 Diagnose and repair electronic over hydraulic control systems
AURKTX101 Diagnose and repair powershift transmissions
AURTTB101 Inspect and service braking systems
AURTTC103 Diagnose and repair cooling systems
AURTTE104 Inspect and service engines
AURTTF102 Inspect and service diesel fuel injection systems
AURTTF105 Diagnose and repair engine forced-induction systems
AURTTK001 Use and maintain measuring equipment in an automotive workplace
AURTTX106 Diagnose and repair hydrostatic transmissions
AURVTW007 Carry out oxyacetylene thermal heating and cutting on vehicle body sections
AURVTW109 Carry out basic gas metal arc welding

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