Inspection Technician is the most commonly taken programme as it examines the candidates’ knowledge.
To complete this candidates should be competent at inspecting a large electric vehicle and identifying faults.
Eligibility to undertake the Inspection Technician route you must be working in a commercial workshop, have a minimum of three years experience which needs to be verified and also an automotive mechanical Level 2 or above qualification. All assessment centres recommend the Inspection Technician Licence which takes at least half a day in your workplace. Requirements include access to an inspection area, a large electric vehicle to carry out an inspection on and wifi access for exams. After successful completion of both exam and practical assessment you will be awarded an Inspection Technician accreditation/qualification, certificate, identification card and be added to the IRTEC Technicians Directory which lasts for three years.
Additional costs to training include additional transport i.e. ferries, planes and hire vehicles.
1 Day Assessment
The Inspection Technician Licence is comprised of one practical assessment (Inspection of a Large Electric Vehicle) and One online theory test (Technical – 35 questions – pass mark 70%).
Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.