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Qualification Title MIT Certificate in Heavy Automotive (Level 3)
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 3
Credits 120
Subject Area
  • Engineering and Related Technologies » Automotive Engineering and Technology » Automotive Engineering
Strategic Purpose Statement
Graduates of this programme will be able to: - Diagnose, service, and repair heavy vehicle electrical systems including wiring, charging, lighting, and starting systems - Diagnose, service, and repair heavy vehicle driveline systems including transmission systems both manual and automatic, clutch and differential systems - Diagnose, service, and repair heavy vehicle chassis systems including steering, suspension and braking systems both hydraulic and pneumatic. - Diagnose, service, and repair heavy vehicle fuel and exhaust systems including fuel injection pumps and exhaust systems. - Diagnose, service, and repair heavy vehicle auxiliary automotive items including. Lubrication, hydraulics, air-conditioning, cooling and measuring equipment - Demonstrate knowledge of business responsibilities, including quality control general legislation and regulations in the motor industry. - Provide the vehicle for students to gain the relevant trade and personal skills to work and make a valued contribution within the Heavy Automotive Industry with staircasing opportunities to the National Certificate in Motor Industry (Automotive Heavy Engineering) (Level 4) with strands in Road Transport, Plant and Equipment and Agriculture and Equipment and Material Handling Equipment. - Demonstrate and apply health and safety practices as it relates to the automotive workshop or industry - Seek an apprenticeship or trainee position in the heavy automotive industry
Entry Requirements
Applicants must meet the following: Have successfully completed one of the following: MIT Certificate in Automotive Level 2 MIT Certificate in Automotive Electrical Level 2 MIT Certificate in Motorsport Level 2 National Certificate in Entry to Au
Developed By Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology
Quality Assured By Institutes of Technology and Polytechnics Quality
Number MN4517
Status Discontinued
Created January 2011
Last Date For Entry January 2018
Discontinued January 2020

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