Introduction to Engine Fault Diagnostics
A good understanding of Engine cycles and ideally a Level 2 Qualification in the Motor Vehicle Sector or experience in a garage.
A good level of English is required.
Who is the course for
Suitable for those who have a basic understanding of the electrical systems of cars through a course e.g. IMI Introduction to Auto-Electrics, or from working on these systems, who would like to enhance their skills in the identification and repair of electrical/electronic faults and performance issues, using specialist diagnostic equipment. This course would also be useful for those attending or aiming to take the C&G 4270-13 Level 3 Diploma.
Health and Safety intro and test, course outline, tour and introductions
How the engine works four stroke cycle and anagram to reinforce engine components.
Misfire electrical â How to check and test coil, fuel, spark. Live data, Noid light testing
Misfire mechanical, Compression testing wet and dry, Cylinder Leakage Testing, valve overlap, firing order
Sensor readings, Active, Passive, All Sensors
Using meters AC DC Resistance and continuity testing
Reading DTCâs and interpreting data- live data reading and diagnostic tool actuation tests
Wiring Diagrams, circuits, Fault Finding
Can bus understanding and multiplexing
Rolling road workshop, power graph and diagnosis
Reinforce all objectives learned and Q&A.
Lectures, tutorials, practical workshops and assignments.
Suitable safety boots and overalls will be required to carry out practical activities in the workshop.
The candidate must provide their own boots and overalls.
Suitable personal protective equipment (PPE) is compulsory in the workshop and may be purchased from Amazon, B&Q or locally at All Weather Corner, Hayes, Tel: 020 8573 0300.
Please note the overalls should be navy colour and are described as workshop or warehouse coats at many outlets, Safety boots are also required.
How is the course assessed
Centre based practical tasks and end of course test.
Where next - Further Studies
Where next - Job Opportunities
- Trainee Master Technician.
- Main dealer.
How to Apply
You can enrol and pay online for this course. Please click the orange Enrol Now button below.