Section 1: General Industry Knowledge

Listed below is a summary of the specific learning outcomes used to assess candidate's knowledge and understanding of basic motor vehicle repair and the safety critical aspects of a repair within the underpinning knowledge section of the assessment.

Summary of learning outcomes assessed:

  • Understanding of motor body construction, design and materials
  • Understanding of the repair of motor vehicle bodies
  • Understanding of wheel alignment principles and the effects of misalignment
  • Understanding of the principles of the internal combustion engine
  • Understanding of the refinishing process
  • Understanding of Vehicle electrical and electronic principles
  • Understanding of Driver assistance systems
  • Understanding of vehicle ancillary systems
  • Understanding of vehicle power train technology and braking systems

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