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Skills Bootcamp in Electrical Vehicle Diagnostic and Maintenance - Level 3

Start Date: 8th January 2024

Newcastle College Automotive 13
  • Length 10 weeks
  • Study Short Course
  • Location Automotive Academy

Qualification Gained

Level 3 Electrical Vehicle Diagnostic and Maintenance

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More about the course

This bootcamp will develop the core skills needed to fill the current skills gap in electric vehicle diagnostics and maintenance. It has been designed to give an understanding of full electric and hybrid vehicles and will also deliver identification of all the main components and key safety aspects when working with high voltage systems, including advanced knowledge of carrying out safety shut down procedures.

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What can I do with a qualification in Automotive

Daily tasks:

  • Repairs and services air conditioning, heating and engine-cooling systems.
  • Installs additional electrical amenities such as radio/CD players, aerials.
  • Checks condition of electrical/electronic systems and carries out servicing tasks.
  • Diagnoses faults in electrical/electronic circuitry, removes faulty components and fits replacements.
  • Carries out routine maintenance checks on oil and air filters, brakes and other vehicle parts/systems.
  • Reassembles, tests, adjusts and tunes the appropriate parts, systems or entire engine.
  • Removes, dismantles, repairs and replaces defective parts and prepares new parts using appropriate tools.
  • Visually checks, test drives or uses test equipment to diagnose engine and mechanical faults.

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Daily tasks:

  • Orders new supplies, arranges storage and updates stock records.
  • Organises delivery of parts and handles payment.
  • Obtains parts from store or orders from suppliers.
  • Receives orders for parts by phone, email or in person and checks availability on stock record.
  • Updates stock record, orders new vehicles from manufacturer, buys in used cars.
  • Carries out pre-delivery inspection and formal hand-over of vehicle to customer.
  • Negotiates sale price including any ‘trade-in’ and extra accessories, works out finance arrangements and completes sales paperwork.
  • Discusses customer.

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Median Salary

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What can I do with a qualification in Automotive

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