Mantra Learning

Telephone: 0333 220 6646

Motor Vehicle Basic Electrics

The Course

A one day training session that will give the technicians a basic knowledge of vehicle electrics and how to test for basic faults. Learners will also be more confident using a multi-meter and LED style test lamp.



Upon successful completion of all the elements of the training the learner will have demonstrated their competence at checking for basic electrical faults.


Course content

  • Basic electrical principles
  • Circuits and current flow
  • Effective multi-meter use
  • Starting systems
  • Charging systems
  • Batteries



There will be no formal assessment although retained knowledge will be checked throughout the day.



Other short courses include:

  • Advanced electrics


Course Dates

Please call us on 0800 389 5283 or send us your enquiry via our online form
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Success rate:

Code: MVBE

Aimed at: This course is for people who have had very little training in the use of multi-meters and test lamps.

Location: Manchester

Length of qualification: One day

Funding: None

Employer commitment: Time for training

For enrolment:
Freephone: 0800 389 5283

Learners will have a better understanding of vehicle electrical systems and will be able to diagnose and correct basic faults.
Mantra training centres are easily accessible from: St Helens . Liverpool . Birkenhead . Crewe . Chester . Wrexham . Northwich . Runcorn . Widnes . Wigan . Bolton . Bury . Rochdale . Oldham . Ashton . Trafford Park . Stockport . Macclesfield