Light Vehicle Brake Fitting Course Outline


The IMI Brake Fitting course is 3 days in duration for up to 6 candidates and can be ran at your own premises*.  It is aimed at Technicians involved with brake inspection and fitting.  It is advised that candidates should have a minimum of 3 months practical brake fitting experience but courses of longer duration can be arranged for those people requiring it.


Successful candidates will receive an IMI Quality Approved Award in brake Fitting.  As well as being recognised throughout the Motor Industry, this qualification will also count as a credit towards the Nationally recognised Technical Certificate in Vehicle Fitting and will satisfy the underpinning knowledge requirements of the Vehicle Fitting NVQ.


Course Details:                    Classroom based theory session

                                               Workshop practice session

                                               Examination and assessment


Course Content       




Health & Safety

Brake types (disc brake & drum brakes)

Hydraulic operating systems

Brake arrangements

Brake valves

Brake fluid

Servo assistance

Introduction to ABS




Brake pad removal and re-fitting

Brake shoe removal and re-fitting

Manufacturing a brake pipe

Bleeding a hydraulic system


IMI assessment and test       


A multi-choice theory question paper

Five practical assessments, observed by an IMI approved assessor.



Course Fees                         £399.00 + VAT per candidates (£478.80 inc)

                                                 *Please contact us for group rates and onsite training


What's included                  Fully qualified and experienced trainers

                                                Course booklet

                                                Examinations Fees and Certification 



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