Practical Training

Practical training is an ideal way to put your theory from our e-learning modules in to a real workshop situation. You can book a one or two day course at the level and subject that you wish to pursue. We use proffesional engine rigs and complete cars along with Diagnostic equipment, Multimeters, Scopemeters and assorted testing products.

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Practical Courses

x431 Level 1

€ 185
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Launch X431 specific course -

Basic fault code reading theory and how to verify the fault code

  • What to expect (looking at the data)
  • Engine management basics
  • Other systems
  • EOBD a very useful tool
  • The X431 in detail
  • Practical

x431 Level 2

€ 185
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Launch X431 specific course -

  • Advanced Function Training
  • Key Programming
  • Module Programming
  • Practical

Petrol Engine Management

€ 350
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The objectives of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of modern petrol engine managment systems.Over two days, candidates will gain a firm foundation in the principles of modern petrol engine management, and from this base, to develop a real understanding of how and why petrol engine management systems work in the way that they do. Effective fault finding, diagnosis and repair will be taught through the use of the automotive multimeter, inductive amp-clamp and diagnostic data reader. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The Petrol Engine Management course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • System Build
  • Sensors
  • Actuators
  • Understanding live data
  • Fast tests
  • Auxiliary systems
  • Effective system fault finding
  • Fast non-start test

On completion of the course, candidates will understand the principles of Petrol Engine Management, and be proficient in the use of automotive multimeters, inductive amp-clamps, and diagnostic data readers to carry out diagnostic checks.


Diesel Engine Management

€ 350
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The objectives this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of modern diesel engine managment systems. Over two days, candidates will gain a firm foundation in the principles of modern diesel engine management, and from this base, to develop a real understanding of how and why diesel engine management systems work in the way that they do. Effective fault finding, diagnosis and repair will be taught through the use of the automotive multimeter, inductive amp-clamp and diagnostic data reader. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The Diesel Engine Management course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • System Build
  • Sensors
  • Actuators
  • Understanding live data
  • Fast tests
  • Auxiliary systems
  • Effective system fault finding
  • Fast none start test

This is a 2 day Course with a two week break between days

Location   Cootehill Co.Cavan

Our Training courses have a max of 3 students


SRS Supplementary Restraint Systems

€ 185
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This aims of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of modern supplementary restraint systems (SRS). Over one day, candidates will gain experience of diagnosing faults within SRS, and airbag systems using a diagnostic data reader, and automotive multimeter. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The SRS Supplementary Restraint Systems course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • System structure
  • Testing sensors & actuators
  • Understanding live data
  • Fast test
  • Effective system fault finding

Abs / Esp Braking systems

€ 185
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The aims of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of modern antilock braking systems (ABS). Over one day, the candidate will gain the experience necessary to diagnose faults within any ABS system by using a diagnostic data reader, and an automotive multi meter. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The Abs / Esp Braking systems course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • System structure
  • Testing sensors & actuators
  • Understanding live data
  • Fast tests
  • Effective system fault finding

This is a 1 day course

Location   Cootehill Co.Cavan

Max number of attendees 3


ABS Antilock Braking Systems

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The aims of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of modern antilock braking systems (ABS). Over one day, the candidate will gain the experience necessary to diagnose faults within any ABS system by using a diagnostic data reader, and an automotive multi meter. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The ABS Antilock Braking Systems course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • System structure
  • Testing sensors & actuators
  • Understanding live data
  • Fast tests
  • Effective system fault finding

This course will be held in Cavan Centre


Basic Diagnostics

€ 350
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This objectives of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of the basic procedural approaches required to successfully deal with modern engine managment systems. Over one day, candidates will be taught how to interpret fault codes and link them to sensor / actuator live-data, as well as carrying out basic functional tests on associated sensors and actuators. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The Basic Diagnostics course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • OBD2 / EOBD / EOBD2
  • DTC P/B/C/U
  • Actuators
  • Understanding live-data
  • Freeze-frame data
  • Effective system fault finding

This is a 2 day course

Location    Cootehill Co.Cavan

Maxium number of attendees 3


Basic Air-Conditioning

€ 200
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The aims of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of basic air-conditioning system maintenance requirements. Over one day, candidates will gain a firm foundation in refrigerant handling, and use a recovery unit to the current legal requirement. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom and workshop instructional aids; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The Basic Air-Conditioning course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • System performance test
  • Refrigerant handling
  • Recovery unit operation and maintenance
  • Pressure readings
  • Adding virgin refrigerant to recovery unit

PicoScope Level1 Course

€ 185
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Oscilloscope Basics

The PicoScope Level1 Course course covers the following main subjects:

  • OSCILLOSCOPE: INTRODUCTION
  • OSCILLOSCOPE: STEP-BY-STEP PLAN
  • OSCILLOSCOPE: USING TWO CHANNELS
  • OSCILLOSCOPE: EXERCISES

No need to own a scope for this course as it is introductory and will give you an insight into its capabilities.

Course Location   Cootehill Co.Cavan.

Max number of attendees 3

Basic Electrics

€ 185
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The objectives of this course are to provide candidates with a sound understanding of basic automotive electrics and simple electrical systems before continuing to more advanced study. Candidates do not have to have any formal qualifications to attend this course since we start everyone from the absolute beginning. Over two days, candidates will gain a firm foundation in electrical system principles, and from this base, can develop a real understanding of, how and why automotive electrical systems work in the way that they do. Teaching is done at a comfortable pace, employing modern classroom aids and workshop facilities; these are designed to allow easy assimilation of the subject matter, and in such a way as to quickly develop the candidate's confidence and capabilities.

  • All of our courses are updated annually to reflect the latest advances in technology and training methods.
  • Our attitude to training is to make it convenient, flexible, and most of all cost-effective.
  • We aim to deliver our courses in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, with an emphasis on practical 'hands-on' tuition.

The Basic Electrics course covers the following main subjects:

  • Associated Health and Safety
  • Circuit operating requirements
  • Resistance, Voltage and Amperage
  • Ohms, Watts, Laws
  • Using digital multimeters to measure resistance, voltage and current
  • Series and parallel circuits
  • Starter motor testing using voltage drop
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Please Contact us with your requirements eg specific course.