Hybrid Electric Vehicles IMI Level 2 Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

Periodically throughout the academic year. Weeks Commencing 4th December 2018 /29th January 2019 /19th March 2019 /14th May 2019 /25th June 2019 The course will run for three days (subject to availability and numbers)

Entry requirements

• Qualifications related to the course
• Level 2 Maintenance and repair
• GCSE requirements or Functional Skills

You will achieve

Hybrid Electric Vehicles IMI Level 2

Last updated: 16th October 2018

Course overview

This level 2 Award is designed for technicians who maintain and repair hybrid technology vehicles (not the actual hybrid system). It contains the knowledge required to work safely around a vehicle’s hybrid system, whilst carrying out repairs or maintenance. On completion of this ‘single unit’ qualification, technicians will have gained knowledge of high voltage hybrid technologies and an understanding of their dangers.
These qualifications could also provide the essential knowledge and skills for members of the emergency services who may attend an accident involving a high voltage hybrid vehicle.

Course content

The content of this qualification has been designed to give the learners 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)
Skills of:
• 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.

How will I be assessed?

Lecturer assessed.

What equipment will I need?

All equipment will be provided by the area.

Where will I study?

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre
Old Mill Lane
S70 2LA

What can I do next?

Learners could progress on to the L3 Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Repair and Replacement.

How much does the course cost?


Extra information

Full Fee Payable

If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

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Hybrid Electric Vehicles IMI Level 2 Part-time