Candidates coming onto this programme must have maintenance and repair experience, or be currently working in the sector and in a position of potentially coming into contact with EV/Hybrid vehicles.
MIRA Technology Institute
The total cost of the short course is £549
Course provided by:
North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College
This IMI Accredited course is one of the first qualifications of its kind to address electric and hybrid vehicle technology.
This course is ideal for those in the following sectors:
- The retail automotive industry
- The public service sector e.g. members of the emergency services; who may attend an accident involving an electric vehicle
- The maintenance, service, and/or handling of electric vehicles
Aim of the Course:
This programme is designed for those people who may encounter electric/hybrid vehicles within a routine maintenance situation. It also contains the knowledge and skills required to work safely around a vehicle that may have had damage to its high energy/electrical system.
This qualification offers an introduction to this specialised industry sector which in addition to complimenting their current industry qualifications and experience, will enable them to continue to work safely within their role as a Maintenance and Repair Technician.
This short course has been designed to give you the knowledge and skills required to work safely on Electric/Hybrid vehicles whilst carrying out diagnostic, testing and repair activities. This may include vehicles that may have or had damage to their high energy/electrical system.
This course covers all of the skills and knowledge from IMI Level 2 Award in Electric and Hybrid Vehicles Maintenance, and it also covers skills in:
- Working safely on an electric/hybrid vehicle
- Using information to carry out the task
- Carrying out repairs on high energy electrical systems
- Recording information and making suitable recommendations
As a result, candidates successfully completing this qualification will acquire significant core knowledge and skills and the ability to remove and replace Electric/Hybrid vehicle high voltage components.