New Technology

The objective of this one day training module is to provide everybody who works in the automotive industry an overview of new technology in cars currently on the road. This seminar style training will make you aware of the steps you need to take when these high tech cars will enter your repair facility.

This seminar style training gives an overview of the current technology in modern cars. The training does not contain practical assessments on cars, it is an overview training on modern systems in cars, supported by central presentation, discussions and practical information on these systems.

Course Content

  • Petrol Engine
    Direct injection, variable valve timing, variable valve lift, secondary air injection
  • Diesel engine
    Intake throttle, DPF filter, Piëzo  injectors
  • Engine general
    EGR, Dual stage turbo and turbo/supercharger, electric water pump, water cooled intercooler integrated in intake manifold
  • Hybrid
    Serial / parallel and combination systems, available hybrids, motor-generator: Operation and control, combustion engine: Atkinson principle, safety systems
  • Comfort
    Continuously controlled electric suspension, kinetic anti-roll systems, electric park brake, electrically powered steering (EPS)
  • Safety
    Electronic stability control (ESC), dual stage airbags, pedestrian protection

Get in touch for course dates & booking info


Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 1.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 1, St John's Court, Upper Fforest Way,
Swansea Enterprise Park SA6 8QQ

Port Talbot

Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 12.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 30, Baglan Industrial Park,
Port Talbot, SA12 7DJ