Duration: 3 Years Part-time
Number of weeks: 30
Start date: 18th September 2017
End date: 11th June 2018
Information Event: Y
Fee for 2017/2018 Academic Year:
The purpose and aim of the IMI Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Automotive Studies is to offer individuals, who are experienced technicians/engineers in the automotive industry, with the opportunity to develop their knowledge of:
• management principles
• advanced vehicle technologies, including alternative fuel vehicles
• liaising with manufacturers and suppliers on technical matters
• providing colleagues with technical advice and support
• and undertaking diagnostic consultations with customers.
This qualification contains 2 pathways; light vehicle & heavy vehicle. Therefore learners can select the pathway appropriate to their sector experience.
Learners undertaking this qualification will enjoy liaising with people. They will support a team, delegate work and provide technical guidance and coaching. They will advise customers on technical issues and deal with complaints. Learners may have recently progressed into management, or have been identified as having future management potential.
The typical learner for this qualification will be 19 years plus, working in industry and will hold a Level 3 automotive technical qualification and/or an Advanced Apprenticeship. They will have experience of diagnosing and rectifying faults on a wide range of vehicle systems, including electrical system operations.