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Vehicle Electrics - Fault Finding

These courses are designed to run from basic electrics up to understanding advanced vehicle systems including multiplexing and advanced diagnostics. All courses will include a mix of in class and online theory, experimentation and practical work on a vehicle.
• Basic Electrics – to include terminology, symbols, series and parallel circuits, calculating circuit values, basic relay control systems and an investigation into starting & charging systems
• Intermediate Electrics – to include complex relay control systems, electronic control systems, sensor and actuator operation and an investigation into engine management and auxiliary electrical systems
• Electrical Diagnostics – Basic electrical diagnostics to include the use of scanners, multi-meters and amp clamps

Entry Requirements

A minimum of Level 2 Apprenticeship certificate for basic electrics moving onto Level 3 Apprenticeship certificate for intermediate and diagnosis.

This course is only available for 19+ students.

What do I need to bring?

- Safety Footwear.
- Overalls.
- Pen.
- Note paper/Electronic device to take notes, record or film (Not Essential).

Assessment/Exam information

The courses will have a pre course assessment consisting of knowledge questions and an end of course assessment consisting of both knowledge questions and practical assessment.

Other information

Not Applicable

What can I do next?

• Intermediate Electrics
• Electrical Diagnostics

Qualification description

College Certificate - Vehicle Electrics Fault Finding

Course information & how to apply

Length Start Date End Date Course Fees Course Code
10 weeks per year 31 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2019 Tuition fee: £199.00
This course is for 19+ students only
UCAS/UKPASS Code: Not Applicable
Study type: Part Time
Times: 18:30 - 20:30
Hours per week: 2.00
Study days: THU

Any extra costs

Not Applicable

How to apply

To enrol on this course, please contact Student Service: 01793 491591 or email