• automotive 01
  • automotive 02
  • automotive 03
  • automotive 04
  • automotive 06
  • automotive 07
  • automotive 08
  • automotive 09

Overview

This qualification is for training providers and employers to deliver to learners in the 16-18 and 19+ age groups. These learners will have an interest in gaining the knowledge to work safely when carrying out routine maintenance activities on electric/hybrid vehicles.

Course description

It is therefore 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 award sized qualification offers an introduction to this specialised industry sector which, in addition to complimenting current industry qualifications and experience, will enable students to continue to work safely within their role.

What areas will I study?

The content of this qualification has been designed to give the students the knowledge and skills required to work safely on electric/hybrid vehicles whilst carrying out routine maintenance and repair activities (not voltage components or systems). This may include vehicles that may have or had damage to their high energy/electrical system.

It contains one mandatory unit covering knowledge of:

  • Electric/hybrid vehicle system components and operation
  • Hazards surrounding electric/hybrid vehicles
  • How to reduce the risks to yourself and others when working on electric/hybrid vehicles
  • Safely preparing the vehicle when carrying routine maintenance (NOT high voltage components or systems)

  • Electric/hybrid vehicle system components and operation
  • Hazards surrounding electric/hybrid vehicles
  • How to reduce the risks to yourself and others when working on electric/hybrid vehicles
  • Safely preparing the vehicle when carrying routine maintenance (NOT high voltage components or systems)

  • Working safely on an electric/hybrid vehicle (NOT high voltage components or systems)
  • As a result, learners successfully completing this qualification will acquire significant core knowledge and skills and the ability to work safely around and maintain electric/hybrid vehicles.

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 June 2023, Duration: 2 Weeks - 2 Weeks Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 (no level 3 qualification) June 2023, Duration: 2 Weeks - 2 Weeks Any course under level 4 for 19-23 year olds without a full level 3 qualification is likely to be free, please contact the college for further information
19-23 (with 1 or more level 3 qualifications) June 2023, Duration: 2 Weeks £TBC 2 Weeks You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
24+ June 2023, Duration: 2 Weeks £TBC 2 Weeks You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 June 2022, Duration: 2 Weeks - 2 Weeks Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 (no level 3 qualification) June 2022, Duration: 2 Weeks - 2 Weeks Any course under level 4 for 19-23 year olds without a full level 3 qualification is likely to be free, please contact the college for further information
19-23 (with 1 or more level 3 qualifications) June 2022, Duration: 2 Weeks £TBC 2 Weeks You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.
24+ June 2022, Duration: 2 Weeks £TBC 2 Weeks You may be eligible for an advanced learning loan; please visit our advanced learning loan information page to find out more.