Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Awareness

L1 Level 1
Part Time
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City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

This Level 1Electric/ Hybrid Vehicle Awareness award is an introduction to electric/ hybrid vehicle technology. It is an introduction to the knowledge of safe working practices, such as the dangers surrounding an electric/ hybrid vehicle and the precautions required to avoid potential injury when near an electric/ hybrid vehicle. 

What you will study

This course contains one mandatory unit covering:

  • the types of electric/hybrid vehicles available
  • hazards associated with motor vehicle high energy electrical systems
  • working safely around electric/hybrid vehicles including charging

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £145.00

Part-time enrolment fee: £35.00

Exam Fee: £40.00

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirement for this qualification.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print.
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

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Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

6 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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IMI Level 1 Award in Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Awareness

Career prospects & further study


Wales has about 8% of the UK’s automotive manufacturing and has a skilled workforce of 18,000 people and a £3 billion turnover annually.


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

Automotive Centre,
City Centre Campus,
Dumballs Road,
CF10 5FE