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EV Diagnostic Training Course

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The course

Nationally accredited course that requires the successful completion of all 10 units.

Program delivery

Two delivery modes, both aimed at those who have extensive experience in the automotive industry.

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With Victoria’s Zero Emissions Roadmap; stating “by 2030, we will see 50 per cent of light vehicles sold in Victoria with zero emissions technology.” In response to industry change the Gordon has developed the AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis to upskill qualified automotive technicians in EV and Hybrid vehicle diagnostic training.

The AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis will provide automotive technicians with skills and knowledge to diagnose faults in EV and Hybrid motor vehicles and ultimately support Victoria’s transition to the clean economy.



The accredited course delivery model is under review and the Gordon is currently investigating an intensive training program that is offered over a 10-week period and/or continuing with a 48 week delivery mode.

  • The intensive 10-week, full-time course; will be over 2-3 days per week on-campus and away from the workplace.
  • The 48-week deliver model will have approximately 16 sessions over 3 weeks intervals. These classes will be delivered at night with each sessions being 3 hours.

This AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis requires successful completion of all 10 units. The 10 units of competency has 1 core and 9 electives. The Gordon electives have been selected to ensure the focus is on Hybrid, plug in hybrid and battery electric vehicles.

Entry Requirements

Those undertaking the AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis must have completed an automotive mechanical Certificate III qualification.  At the commencement of the course you will be required to undertake a short pre-requisite to be able to undertake the AUR40216 Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis. The pre-requisites units listed below will be delivered as part of this accredited training.

  • AURETH001     Depower and reinitialise battery electric vehicles
  • AURETH011     Depower and reinitialise hybrid electric vehicles
  • AURETR025      Test, charge and replace batteries and jump-start vehicle

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