Vehicle Electrical and Electronics 1

The aim of this course is to provide the technician with the necessary knowledge to test and repair electrical circuits in modern vehicles. It also includes the use of equipment such as multi-meters and oscilloscopes.

Course Content

  • What is electricity?
    The action of electricity, unit of electricity, ohms law, watt electrical power, magnetism and electricity
  • Tools and equipment
    Multi-meters, oscilloscopes, test leads and test lamps
  • Type of circuit
    Earth return systems, series circuits, parallel circuit, resistance calculations
  • Electrical and electronic components
    Relays, transistors, diodes, computer controlled systems
  • Introduction to complex electronic systems
    Motion sensors for ABS/engine management, CAN & multiplex, electrical and electronic fault diagnosis

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