Hybrid Vehicle Awareness - Advanced Accreditation

L4 Level 4
Part Time
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City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

This Level 4 award is designed for technicians who regularly work on electric systems and components. On completion of this course, our candidates will be able to demonstrate skills that are required to diagnose and repair high voltage systems in a safe manner. The course itself will also cover the repair of hybrid systems on both petrol and diesel vehicles.

What you will study

- Understand electrical principles relating to low and high voltage vehicle systems.

- Know the hazards and first aid associated with working on live high voltage vehicle systems.

- Know how to reduce the risks to yourself and others when working on live high voltage vehicle systems.

- Understand high voltage (HV) systems and components.

- Be able to carry out repairs on high voltage systems safely.

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £390.00

Exam Fee: £55.00

Part-time enrolment fee: £35.00

Entry requirements

Candidate will be required to have relevant qualification at Level 2 and Level 3. Candidate will require relevant experience in the automotive industry. It is recommended 4 years.

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.
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Part Time

16 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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IMI Level 4 Award in the Diagnosis, Testing and Repair of Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and Components (VRQ)


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

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