Certificate IV in Automotive Manufacturing - Automotive Development (Passenger Motor Vehicle)
This qualification allows individuals to develop post-trade skills and knowledge to become specialists within the automotive manufacturing sector. They may undertake a range of complex and non-routine tasks, with accountability for the quality of outcomes. The range of technical skills and knowledge is proficient and leadership of others would be expected.
There are no prerequisite requirements for individual units of competency.
As an entry requirement, individuals must hold a Certificate III in Automotive Manufacturing - Manufacturing Specialist (Passenger Motor Vehicle) prior to attempting this qualification, or be able to demonstrate equivalent competencies.
Licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification considerations
There is no direct link between this qualification and licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements. However, where required, a unit of competency will specify relevant licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements that impact on the unit.
To be awarded the Certificate IV in Automotive Manufacturing - Automotive Development (Passenger Motor Vehicle), competency must be achieved in ten (10) elective units of competency:
a minimum of four (4) units of competency from Group A
a maximum of six (6) units of competency from Group B.
There are no core units for this qualification. Units of competency chosen must be different from any achieved in a previous qualification.
Elective units must be relevant to the work outcome, industry requirements and the qualification level. Units selected from other Training Packages must not duplicate units selected from or available within AUM08 Automotive Manufacturing Training Package.
Elective units of competency
Group A - Specialist electives
a minimum of four (4)) units of competency must be selected from the list below. Individuals may select a maximum of eight (8) units for specific outcomes.
Analyse a test vehicle for research purposes
Provide technical advice
Use measuring equipment
Use sensors to acquire motor vehicle data for development purposes
Calibrate measuring equipment in automotive development
Test plant, tooling, equipment, product or systems
Install plant, equipment or systems
Maintain plant, tooling equipment or systems
Repair plant, tooling equipment or systems
Manufacture or modify plant, tooling, equipment or systems
Apply quality assurance techniques
Interpret manuals, drawings and/or circuits for plant, tooling, equipment or systems
Program and monitor computerised equipment
Group B - General electives
select the balance of units, to a maximum of six (6), from the following list.
Analyse and repair complex performance driveline systems
Analyse and repair complex performance fuel systems
Test engines using a dynamometer
Carry out diagnosis of complex system faults
Analyse and evaluate gas fuel system faults
Contribute to the implementation of a systematic approach to managing OHS
Apply cost management techniques
Maintain business records
Identify risk and apply risk management procedures
Locate and use relevant online information
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Use structured problem solving tools
Note that up to two (2) of the Group B elective units of competency may be selected from this Training Package, other endorsed Training Packages and accredited courses, where those units are available at Certificate III, IV or Diploma.