Course Information

Who is the course for?

First line technician training course in engineering principles, basic hand skills and fault location. Practically learn multiple fault diagnosis methods and techniques, dismantling and reassembly methods, equipment and component function and associated defects. This course provides skills and techniques for the repair of simple mechanical systems, involving inspection, measurement and test of components, understanding failure and planning for replacement.

What does the course involve?

  • Health and safety legislation
  • Implementing safety
  • Why PPE?
  • Preparation of engineering materials
  • Movements and torque
  • Friction and lubrication
  • Fault fixing and assembly
  • The requirements of the regulations
  • Basic tools and use

Entry Requirements

Applicants suitability for the course will be assessed informally upon application.

How long is the course?

Four days.

Awarding Body

On successful completion learners will gain a Bridgwater College Certificate in Mechanical Fault Finding & Diagnostics.

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