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Course Contents Entry Requirements
 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of problem solving and apply a problem solving technique to a problem Demonstrate knowledge of new and emerging technology in the motor industry Demonstrate good work habits and perform safe work practices in the motor and related industries Demonstrate knowledge of hazardous materials used in the motor and related industries Select and use hand tools and workshop equipment for an automotive application Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle lifting equipment Clean automotive components and maintain cleaning equipment Carry out general engineering tasks in the motor industry Demonstrate knowledge and use of fastening systems used in the motor industry Gather and use Technical information Perform calculations Explain the operation of two and four stroke petrol and diesel engines Demonstrate knowledge of basic tuning on a four stroke petrol engine Carry out basic tuning on a four stroke petrol engine under supervision Remove and install vehicle engine exterior components Remove and replace a light vehicle engine cam belt Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle exhaust systems Perform minor servicing tasks on a diesel fuel system Perform minor servicing tasks on a petrol fuel system Demonstrate knowledge of automotive cooling systems Service automotive cooling systems Identify the general locations and functions of motor vehicle systems and main components Demonstrate knowledge of automotive lubricants and sealants Select and apply lubricants and sealants for automotive and related industry applications Service bearings and seals in vehicles or equipment Carry out general service checks on light vehicles Demonstrate knowledge of automotive manual transmissions Demonstrate knowledge of driveline components on light vehicles Check, rectify and overhaul light vehicle clutch cover assemblies and repair and/or replace associated components Diagnose and rectify oil leaks on transmission and driveline components on light vehicles Rectify driveline faults on light vehicles, and overhaul universal and constant velocity (CV) joints Demonstrate knowledge of light vehicle automatic transmissions and their servicing requirements Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle steering and suspension systems Diagnose suspension and manual steering faults on light vehicles Remove and replace steering and suspension components on motor vehicles or machines Dismantle, inspect, and overhaul vehicle manual steering boxes and rack assemblies Demonstrate knowledge of diagnosing and rectifying vehicle power-assisted steering system faults Demonstrate knowledge of motor vehicle wheel alignment Check and adjust vehicle front and rear wheel alignment Demonstrate knowledge of vehicle braking systems Demonstrate knowledge of braking principles and system component operation for light vehicles Demonstrate knowledge of hydraulic brake fluid, fluid replacement, and brake bleeding procedures Diagnose and rectify brake system faults on light vehicles Remove and replace light vehicle brake pads and shoes Prepare and overhaul hydraulic braking system components from light vehicles Inspect braking system for safe operation on light vehicles, and inspect hydraulic components off the vehicle Demonstrate knowledge of light vehicle tyres and wheels Prepare to repair, and repair punctures in tubeless tyres on light vehicles Demonstrate knowledge of automotive air conditioning Demonstrate knowledge of ozone and how it relates to the refrigeration and air conditioning industry Demonstrate knowledge in automotive battery and ignition system Diagnose and rectify automotive battery and ignition systems faults Demonstrate knowledge in automotive charging and starting systems Perform minor servicing on a starter and alternator
  • nassociated Studies: 1.Communicate effectively through written and verbal modes 2.Perform basic mathematical operations related to the course 3.Apply principle of technical drafting related to the course 4.Work ethics 5.Safety and heal requirements 6.Entrepreneurship 7.Information Technology 8.Environmental Studies
 
  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Should have successfully completed form III OR Have successfully completed the NTC Foundation course OR Have an equivalent qualification acceptable to the MITD

Duration Mode
  1 Year   Apprenticeship Scheme

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  Mauritius Institute of Training and Development (MITD)   Mahebourg Training Centre
New Bel Air Training Centre
Sir Rampersad Neerunjun Training Centre (East Wing)

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