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Hybrid Training
At Martec

Level 1 Awareness

1 candidate – £225 plus vat

6-8 candidates - £175 per person plus vat

This course lasts for half a day and is normally covered in a morning or afternoon 9.00 - 12.30 or 13.00 - 16.30. This VRQ has been designed for people (including paramedics and sales staff), who may encounter high voltage vehicles and who require an awareness of their hazards.

 

No prior qualifications are required for this qualification.

 

This qualification covers,

•             Health & safety

•             Hazards

•             Basic awareness/identification

•             Risk awareness

•             Good practise

•             Assessment, oral & online test

 

Level 2 award in hybrid/electric vehicle operation and maintenance.    

1 candidate – £325 plus vat

6-8 candidates – £250 per person plus vat

This is normally covered in 2 days 9.00 - 17.00  (depending on the experience of the student) 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.

 

Individuals will already have vehicle maintenance and repair knowledge and skills at level 2.

 

This qualification covers,

 

Day 1

•             Introduction

•             Brief explanation

•             Health & safety

•             Component identification

•             Isolation procedure

•             Hybrid batteries

•             Motor generators

•             Inverter and control system

•             Drive systems

•             Regenerative braking

 

Day 2

•             ECVT transmissions

•             Electrical principals

•             Air conditioning system

•             Code reader

•             Basic fault diagnosis

•             Re-cap

•             Assessment online test

 

Level 3 award  

1 candidate – £395 plus vat

2 candidates – £300 per person plus vat

3 candidates and above – £250 per person plus vat

This is normally covered in 2 days 9.00 - 17.00. This VRQ is for technicians who maintain hybrid vehicles and the hybrid system itself. It contains the knowledge and skills required to work safely in and around the vehicle's hybrid system.

 

Individuals will already have vehicle maintenance and repair knowledge and skills at level 3 and level 2 award in hybrid/electric vehicle operation and maintenance.

 

This qualification covers,

  • Presentation
  • Tools and equipment
  • Isolation procedure
  • Absence of voltage checks
  • Safe working practices
  • Practical assessment
  • Correct reinstatement
  • Diagnostic checks
  • Electrical calculations
  • Written task

 

Every step through the qualification is supported with direct assistance from the tutor, practical assessments are conducted on a 1 to 1 basis due to the potential risk of high voltage.

 

Assessment on a hybrid vehicle

The knowledge is tested via a multiple choice test, and the skills via oral questioning and a practical assessment.