| Motor Vehicle Mechanics - Artisan Certificate

Motor Vehicle Mechanics - Artisan Certificate - NITA

A motor vehicle mechanic is an artisan skilled in motor vehicle mechnics.

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  •  Certificate  5 terms

    A motor vehicle mechanic is an artisan skilled in motor vehicle mechnics. Motor vehicle mechanics deal with the testing, servicing and repar of motor vehicles.

    A motor vehicle mechanic certificate graduate will be able to:

    • Check and test mechanical systems such as engines, transmissions, axles and brake systems to locate defects and imperfections;
    • Identify the cause of the defect or malfunction and verify the diagnosis with the supervisor to determine whether the parts are repairable or should be replaced;
    • Repare or replace defective components or components using manual or mechanical tools;
    • Testing and adjusting components according to specifications to ensure proper operation;
    • Refill a report to record the defects and the work performed.

    Possible career options of a vehicle mechanic include:

    • Apprentice mechanic, motor vehicle maintenance and repair
    • Construction of motor vehicles
    • Bus mechanic
    • Truck and transport vehicle mechanic
    • Mechanic, transmission
    • Automotive service technician
    • Automotive service technician
    • Motor vehicle repairer – motor vehicle manufacturing
    • Truck trailer repairer

    Entry Requirements

    KCPE Certificate

    Colleges offering Motor Vehicle Mechanics - Artisan Certificate course