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ATA Light Motor Vehicle Inspection Technician

IMI Accreditation

Awarded by the IMI – Institute of the Motor Industry, the ATA Light Vehicle Inspection Technician Accreditation is a recognised qualification as the pre-entry qualification to become an MOT tester.

IMI Accreditation training has 5 modules which focus on all vehicle systems including steering, suspension, wheels and tyres, body, corrosion, vehicle and braking systems. The training course develops skills around vehicle inspection techniques and engine & electrical diagnostics.

Once completed you will gain your Light Vehicle Inspection Technician Accreditation which is accepted as the first step towards achieving your MOT Testers Qualification.

The course

With the increasing complexity and sophistication of vehicles and a shortage of skilled individuals, there has never been a greater need for competent technicians

This two day intensive IMI course includes training and assessments for experienced mechanics to achieve the Approved Technician Accreditation – This formal accreditation allows you to meet entry requirements, sit the Level 2 Award in MOT Testing and become an MOT Tester.

The IMI Accreditation Voluntary Scheme tests current competence of individuals working in the industry who are commited to an ethical code of conduct.



Successful completion of the Light Vehicle Inspection Technician course will give you a valuable IMI Accreditation, get you onto the IMI Professional Register and also provides access to the next stage in your journey to becoming a qualified MOT Tester.

  • AOM 071 Emissions System
  • AOM 072 Electrical System
  • AOM 073 Braking System – Inspection
  • AOM 074 Steering & Suspension
  • AOM 076 Vehicle appraisal – Inspection
  • AOM 075 Vehicle Structure Inspection online assessment

Course Dates

DateCourseDaysFee (ex VAT)Places LeftLocation       
02/12/2019 Light Vehicle Inspection Technician - IMI Accrediation 2 695.00 5 Middleton
03/02/2020 Light Vehicle Inspection Technician - IMI Accrediation 2 695.00 10 Middleton
06/04/2020 Light Vehicle Inspection Technician - IMI Accrediation 2 695.00 10 Middleton
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Success rate: 100%

Code: MV06

Aimed at: Technicians who are involved in the inspection, maintenance and repair of light vehicles with ideally 3 years experience.

Location: Manchester

Length of qualification: 2 day course plus online assessment


Employer commitment: Time for training

For enrolment:
Freephone: 0800 389 5283

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