What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?
This course progresses your career by training you to achieve Master Technician status. The course will be covered though a variety of online learning resources plus block attendance of classroom study three times a year at our state of the art Technology Centre. To attend this course you will need to have successfully completed a Level 3 automotive qualification in either light or heavy vehicle.
*This course is eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Click here for further information.
The course is assessed through written assignments covering all of the topics listed below. The purpose and aim of this new IMI Awards' Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Automotive Studies for Master Technicians (VRQ) is to offer individuals, who are experienced technicians in the automotive industry, 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
- Undertaking diagnostic consultations with customers