Licensed Vehicle Tester (LVT) Program (Non award)

Ballarat - SMB, Ballarat - SMB
Entry requirements
4 days face to face plus assessment
2nd - 6th March
1st - 4th June
This course covers the regulations and requirements of a VicRoads Licenced Vehicle Tester (LVT) vehicle examiner, application documents and requirements to become a LVT Licensee and completion and understanding of all roadworthy related documentation.
Successful completion of this training and provision of the information required will allow participants to apply to VicRoads to become a registered vehicle tester.

The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to apply page for further information.

VTAC application: No

Direct application: No

Federation University code: UB0112AU

Entry requirements (year 12)

Must provide evidence of completion of the Certificate III in Automotive under apprenticeship conditions. The applicant, who is applying for a licence for their own business, must have pre approval from VicRoads prior to enrolling in the program. All other applicants must be currently working for a business that is already licenced with VicRoads to conduct roadworthies. The applicant will be required to pass two pretests:
1) Language. Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) and
2) a Mechanical Knowledge assessment - light vehicles.

Fees are subject to change annually.

$143 - compulsory pretesting
$2,145.00 LVT program

If what you have learned at work, from other courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this course, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions. For further details contact FedUni on 1800 333 864.

A range of student services are available at most campuses. For further information on these services or for course information, please contact us on 1800 333 864.

The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

All information contained in this program overview including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of being published, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

CRICOS Provider No.00103D.
Please note: This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding to eligible individuals.
National RTO Code: 4909.



School department


Course coordinator

Stuart Birkin