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  • Level: 3
  • Study Mode: Part-time
  • Start Date: 28 September 2023
  • Time: 6-9pm
  • Duration: 8 weeks

About the course

This course is designed to build upon your current knowledge of working with electric/hybrid vehicles and includes the knowledge on how to work safely when carrying out repair activities on electric/hybrid vehicle high voltage systems.

Ideal for those working in the automotive industry or anyone who may encounter electric/hybrid vehicles within a routine maintenance situation. It 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 is ideal for Maintenance and Repair Technicians to compliment current industry qualifications and experience. If you are a member of the IMI, you can use this qualification to gain IMI TechSafe™ accreditation, and therefore the ability to easily demonstrate to colleagues, customers and professionals that you’re fully qualified to be working on EV vehicles and/or vehicles with ADAS technologies.

Entry requirements

For those people who may encounter electric/hybrid vehicles within their workplace. Ideally you would have already completed the L2 Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Routine Maintenance

How much does it cost?

The full fee for this course is: £449

Funding to cover the fees for this course is available from Essex County Council if you are an Automotive technician either living or working in Essex. There are a limited number of these funded spaces available until July 2024.

Contact Us or call 01279 868100 to get the most up-to-date info on fees and the financial support that may be available.

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Where will this course take me?

This qualification will help support your progression onto qualifications that further develop their knowledge and skills within a technical role, carrying out repair and replacement of high voltage components on Electric/Hybrid vehicles in particular our Level 4 Award in the Diagnosis, Testing and Repair of Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and Components.

Core modules

This course has two units covering the following skills;

  • 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.

How will I be assessed?

Practical assessment

I'm interested. What should I do now?

Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
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Funding Your Course

If you're aged 19 or over and you want to study A Levels, an Access to Higher Education Diploma, or a Level 3 to 6 Vocational Qualification, you could be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.