Level 3 Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicle System Repair and Replacement

This qualification 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.

Academic Year: 2023/24

Course Code: 10383

Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn

Study Type: Part-Time

Education Level Further Education


The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Time: 09:00-17:00

Course Overview
The course will typically be delivered over three consecutive days in both classroom and workshop with focus on theory coupled with practical and online assessment. It is designed to give the learners 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.  

Course Modules
 It contains two mandatory units EV2.2 and EV3. – Note, this qualification also includes the level 2 qualification

Ideal If:

You have an interest in gaining the knowledge to work safely when carrying out repair activities on Electric/Hybrid vehicle high voltage systems.

This Award sized 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.

These roles can include, but are not exclusive, to: Maintenance and repair technician

You'll Learn:

The content of this qualification is as follows:

EV2.2 covers all of the skills and knowledge from IMI Level 2 Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicles, namely:

  • 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)  

EV3 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, learners successfully completing this qualification will acquire significant core knowledge and skills, and the ability to remove and replace Electric/Hybrid vehicle high voltage components.

You'll Love:
This course will promote understanding of the operation of important safety implications of working on vehicles with high voltage energy systems and raise awareness of the dangers therein. It will also enlighten learners on the construction and design of these vehicles and look at the important principles and functions of the components that comprise the high voltage energy systems

You'll Progress:

This qualification will help support their progression onto qualifications that further develop your knowledge and skills within a technical role, carrying out diagnosis, repair and testing of high voltage components on Electric/Hybrid vehicles:

Level 4 Award in the Diagnosis, Testing and Repair of Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and Components

Note Level 3 is a mandatory entry requirement of the level 4 qualification

You'll Need:
Individuals interested in taking this course will ideally possess appropriate vehicle maintenance and repair knowledge and skills at level 3 although each applicant's existing academic/vocational qualifications and experience will be taken into account

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Time: 09:00-17:00

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Level 3 Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicle System Repair and Replacement



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