A one day training session that will give the learner knowledge of how to check tyre wear, damage and misuse. They will also gain practical knowledge of how to replace a tyre, repair a puncture and balance a wheel. Training will be split between the class room and the workshop.
Benefits to employer and employee
As a competent tyre fitter the learner will be able to provide this service to customers without supervision.
Upon successful completion of all the elements of the training day the learner will have demonstrated their competence at changing a tyre, repairing a puncture and balancing a steel and an alloy wheel.
- Tyre sizes, profiles, load and speed ratings
- Working knowledge of a tyre machine
- Working knowledge of a wheel balancer
- Changing a tyre
- Repairing a puncture
- Balancing a steel and an alloy wheel
Learners will gain an IMI Awards Level 2 Skills in Inspection, Repair and Replacement of High Performance Light Vehicle Tyres (QCF unit value is 4 credits).
Other short courses include:
- IMI Awards Level 2 in Vehicle Fitting (Fast Fit)