IRTEC Inspection

L3 Level 3
Part Time
2 September 2019 — 19 June 2020
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

About this course

This level is designed for those employed within an HGV, Large Commercial Vehicle or Bus/Coach (PCV) maintenance environment. This course will lead to accreditation with IRTEC/IMI and can be modified to suit HGV and Bus environments. 

Technicians must be able to work unsupervised, and ideally should be in full time employment with at least 3 years' experience to ensure they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques associated with vehicle inspection. Technicians wishing to achieve this accreditation must successfully complete a full assessment.

What you will study

This level requires the candidate to complete the following modules for which they can receive optional training prior to assessment: 

  • Full Assessment & Practical Assessment
  • Exam - Technical & Legislative

The practical assessment can take place at the workplace, and the exams will take place at CAVC.

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £375.00

Entry requirements

You must have a minimum of 3 years' industrial experience or a Level 3 S/NVQ (or equivalent qualification) plus at least one year's experience in a relevant industrial environment.

Key information

Start date

2 September 2019

End date

19 June 2020

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

2 hours per week


City Centre Campus, Cardiff
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Course code



IMIA-IRTEC-INSP-BC - IRTEC Inspection Level 3

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City Centre Campus, Cardiff
City Centre Campus, Cardiff

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