Gwamile vocational and commercial training institute Automotive Engineering

Gwamile vocational and commercial training institute Automotive Engineering

PREFACE

The aim of this Course Outline  is to provide students intending to join or take any course offered by Gwamile VOCTIM with information related to the trainees carrier.
The booklet describes in full the following:

  • Occupational Profile
  • Training Plan
  • General training aims
  • Training Outline
  • Training Programme

It is expected that candidates will after going through the booklet have a clear understanding and make an accurate choice. This  is also intended to provide a guide to companies who wish to send their personnel for training and recruit trainees.
OCCUPATIONAL PROFILE OF A MOTOR VEHICLE MECHANIC

AFTER GOING THROUGH THE UNDERLYING TRAINING PROGRAMME THE MOTOR VEHICLE MECHANICIS QUALIFIED TO:
Perform work Assignment
IN THE AREA OF:
Maintenance and Repair

THEIR TASKS INVOLVE:
Inspecting, Repairing, Maintaining, Trouble shooting, Dismantling and assembling Motor Vehicle Units

THEIR PRIMARY TASKS:

  • Diagnosing of faults on complex mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical and electronic Motor Vehicle Systems.
  • Dismantling and Assembling of components of Units
  • Verifying and setting of nominal Values
  • Testing and Evaluation of the function and condition of motor vehicle parts and systems
  • Apply basic Entrepreneurship skills

The tasks are performed with minimum supervision and include independent planning, execution and control.The relevant laws, regulations and instructions are to be observed.