This one-day course runs from 9.00am to 4.30pm.
There are no entry requirements for the course, other than having an interest in changes in technology or you are working in an environment where electric vehicles operate. It is recommended that you will hold 3 GCSEs in English, Maths and a Science based unit.
Accredited by the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI), this short course is suitable for people who may encounter electric/hybrid vehicles and require safety awareness training. It is suitable for non-technical people such as managers, valeters, parts, sales staff and electric vehicle drivers. The course will provide delegates with an introduction to the knowledge of safe working practices, the dangers surrounding electric/hybrid vehicles and the precautions required to avoid potential injury. Please Note: This is a knowledge unit only and does not deem someone competent to work on the high-energy electrical system of an electric and hybrid vehicle.
This qualification aims to give delegates the knowledge required to work safely around Electric vehicles and Hybrid vehicles. The knowledge covered: Types of Electric/Hybrid vehicles available; Hazards associated with motor vehicle high-energy electrical systems; Working safely around Electric/Hybrid vehicles including charging.