Automotive Technical

Basic Vehicle Electrics

This course is designed to introduce Technicians to fault-finding procedures relating to electrical repairs.

The course begins with a review of fundamental electrical principles and progresses to the use of multimeters.

As the course continues, the operating principles of basic electrical components and circuits are explored. During the course, use is made of specialist training equipment that is specifically designed to enhance the learning experience. It is strongly recommended that this course is completed prior to the more advanced courses.

Course Dates

There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. However dates are flexible and we may put on courses for larger groups. Please contact us for more information

Key Benefits

Will have a sound knowledge of Electricity

  • Current
  • Voltage
  • Resistance
  • Ohms & power law
  • Parallel & Series / combined circuits
  • Multimeter use
    Will have an understanding of the following components
  • Relays
  • Diodes
    Fault Diagnosis, including:
  • Open circuit faults
  • High resistance faults
  • Short circuit faults
  • Wiring diagrams
  • Parasitic Drain

Who Should Attend

The course is aimed at anyone with little or no experience of vehicle electrics who wishes to gain a basic understanding.

Prerequisites

None.

Duration
1 Day

There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. However dates are flexible and we may put on courses for larger groups. Please contact us for more information.