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Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Repair Level 3 E-Learning

This course is heavily subsidised at a rate of £250 for members of the Independent Garage Association.

Who should attend

 

Experienced technicians who diagnose faults and carry out repair and replacements on Electric Hybrid and Electrically propelled vehicles, possessing appropriate vehicle maintenance and repair knowledge and skills at Level 3.

Course overview

This e-learning course allows technicians to conveniently carry out training remotely. Access to the online platform is available for 12 months, then the practical assessment can be taken at your nearest RMI academy or your premises depending on facilities and location, minimising time away from the workshop. 

Module Details:

Introduction: Electric drive, Efficiency, Loss of driving form, Energy density, Energy flow in hybrid vehicles

 

Safety Systems: Short circuit protection, Interlock, Enabling HV system, Permanent insulation monitoring

 

Working with EVs: working with voltage, working on hybrid vehicles, Voltage free switching HV system, Switching HV system to voltage free – software, Towing a hybrid vehicle with planetary gear set

 

Hybrid Systems: Hybrid vehicle with planetary gear system, Hybrid vehicle with planetary gear set – energy flows

 

Forms of Drive: Forms of drive, Semi-hybrid, Full hybrid, Plug-in hybrid, Electric vehicle with range extender, fully electric car, Driving forms – recognise

 

Electric Motors: Rotating magnetic field, Permanent magnet synchronous motor, Synchronous motor with permanent magnet – operation, Squirrel cage induction motor, Squirrel cage induction motor – operation

 

HV Components: HV cables, HV battery, Resolver, DC/DC converter, DC/DC converter – efficiency, DC/DC converter – operation, Inverter, Inverter – operation

 

Charging Systems: Charging, Charging connector, Charging modes, Charging cable, Charger, Charging station, Charging system, Charging protocol

 

Battery Management Systems: Battery Management Systems, State of Charge, Battery balancing, Passive balancing, State of Health

Price

Subsidised rate for IGA Members: £250 + VAT

RMI Members: £600 + VAT

Non-Members: £750 + VAT

To book this course, contact us here or call us on 01788 538 399