Automotive Technical

Fundamentals of Automotive Electricity

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

It begins with a review of fundamental electrical principles and progresses to the use of multi-meters.

As the course continues, the operating principles of basic electrical components and circuits are explored. During the course, specialist training equipment is used that is 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

On completion of the course, candidates will have
A sound knowledge of electricity:

  • Current
  • Voltage
  • Resistance
  • Ohms & power law
  • Parallel & series / combined circuits
  • Introduction to Can Bus Systems
  • Multi-meter use
  • Amp clamp use

An understanding of the following components:

  • Relays
  • Transistors
  • Diodes
  • Capacitors

An understanding of Fault Diagnosis including:

  • Open circuit faults
  • High resistance faults
  • Short circuit faults
  • Wiring diagrams
  • Testing Procedures

Who Should Attend

Anyone who wishes to understand the fundamental of motor vehicle electrics.

Prerequisites

Must have a sound knowledge of motor vehicle technology.

Duration
5 Days

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.