This qualification is designed to develop individual’s knowledge and application of diagnosing and rectifying vehicle system faults.
It is designed to provide a standardised approach for the delivery and assessment of the competence and knowledge requirements. There is an attendance commitment requirement of 15 hours per week.
Areas covered may include:
Finding faults, often using computer diagnostic equipment
Telling customers if repairs are needed and whether they’re urgent
Working out the estimated time and cost for jobs
Checking stock levels and ordering parts
Carrying out standard servicing, repairs and maintenance
Road testing vehicles to check repairs
Fitting and servicing accessories like stereos and alarms