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Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicle - Routine Maintenance Activities - Level 2


This qualification is for learners who have an interest in gaining the knowledge to work safely when carrying out routine maintenance activities on electric/hybrid vehicles.

It 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.

This award 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. 

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What will I study?

You will be working in a live, state-of-the-art motor vehicle workshop working on Toyota Prius and Nissan Leaf hybrid vehicles, using industry standard tools and equipment to develop your skills and knowledge on these modern vehicles.

Your tutors, all industry experts, will share their knowledge and experience to help support you in your career development.

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)
  • 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.


Entry requirements

Individuals interested in taking this course will need to possess appropriate vehicle maintenance and repair knowledge, and skills at level 2.


How long is the course?

1 day.

How will I be assessed?

You will be observed carrying out set tasks safely on hybrid vehicles, your knowledge will be tested via a multiple choice exam.

What can I progress onto?

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


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