Diesel Engine Servicing & Fault Finding
About this course
This course is a Credit Rated and Levelled course which leads to a formal qualification upon completion. The course is recognised within the SCQF framework and contributes to an individual’s Continued Professional Development (CPD).
Technicians or operators who will be required to operate and maintain diesel-powered plan.
Key Learning Outcomes:
- To familiarize delegates with the construction and operating principles of diesel engines and provide delegates with the necessary knowledge and skills to be able to carry out 1st line servicing routines & fault finding on industrial diesel engines.
- Presentation on diesel engine construction,operating principles, fault finding and routine servicing
- Run a diesel engine and carry out a performance test to determine machine condition
- Carry out scheduled servicing on the: coolant system, lubrication system, fuel system and air induction system
- Carry out fault finding on common diesel engine starting and running faults
- Select and use appropriate test equipment & procedures for fault finding on diesel engines
- Identify suitable remedial actions to rectify faults on a diesel engine
Each delegate will undertake an open book multiple-choice examination paper to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
SCQF Credit Rated & Levelled Certificate.
Required Instructor Qualifications/Experience
• SVQ Level 3 in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
• Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience
• A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
• ASET approved Training Instructor
2/6, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers
Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.
Notes to Customers
To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.
Instructor was a subject matter expert and a fountain of knowledge.
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and the way it was ran. Plenty of opportunities to work as a team and experience the new simulator.
Excellent materials provided, delivery of content excellent – clear and concise.
Good well instructed course. Team were excellent and made me fully at ease.
John James Penman
A very competent and experienced team. Assessor was first class and his previous experience was very clear. I will recommend ASET to my team and my company for OIM Assessment.
Instructor very experienced and knowledgeable. Good set up in Switch room/training area.
Good course and made very enjoyable through the amount of hands on experience we got.
Excellent course, right duration and opportunity for hands on switching exposure.
Excellent course which was both interesting and essential to my offshore role, would definitely recommend.
The changes to this course very welcome. Ian has time to explain best practice and even corrected a few bad habits he noticed. Very happy this is probably the best course associated with my job.
Excellent course – by far the best I have been on. Good mix of practical and theory. Instructor very knowledgeable and good training method.
Course was very good. Would recommend to others
Good course produced, great setup of facilities and the instructor was very knowledgeable of all tests received.
The course instructor was highly knowledgeable, described all methods of the course in a very easy way to understand. Overall excellent.
Found this course very beneficial and I feel I will benefit from the knowledge gained from the instructor on this course in my workplace. Would definitely recommend to others.
Macduff Shellfish Ltd
Very well explained and detailed course, learnt a lot.
Stork Technical Services
Well structured. Excellent feedback and advice from the assessor.
Chrysaor E & P Services UK
Very enjoyable course. Learnt and refreshed a lot of knowledge. Ian explains things very well and makes it easy to understand.
KCA Deutag Drilling
“Highly professional course, very helpful instructors who have delivered substantial relevant knowledge within the scope of all discussed issues/topics and were always there to answer any questions and clarify any uncertainties. I will definitely recommend this course and ASET Training Academy to all my friends and also will be very happy to refresh the course in five years time.
Toby has a wealth of knowledge and experience on the subject of DP. He delivers the course very well.
The plant area is an excellent training area. Useful for training in a safe and clean environment.
Excellent set up and scenarios. Very experienced Instructors.
arine “Very good interaction with the class by lecturer. Toby is knowledgeable, experienced and informative individual. His teaching techniques and approach to the subject are clear and precise. Toby has the ability to share the knowledge, technical and practical experience at its best to the students. I will look forward to participating in DP courses in the future.
Course was very well presented. All tutors were very helpful and friendly.
NG Bailey Limited
Thoroughly enjoyed the course and feel I have learnt a lot
The course was excellent in delivery and content and I will recommend others for the course.
Excellent course, well presented by the Instructor. Course certainly makes you think (which is good).
Course was organised very well. Tutors were very knowledgeable and helpful.
Excellent course and well instructed. Facilities on campus are excellent.
Great coaching from the Instructor who guided me well and shared experiences.
Instructors were excellent from start to end. Course was enjoyable – would recommend.
A well run course with the mix of theory and practical. Totally met my expectations. Facilities was very good with plenty of equipment & tools.
Very good course – lots of practical work.
Excellent and informative.
Steve was very helpful, knows what he is talking about and communicates it well. Very good practical side to the course.
MJ HVAC ltd
Course well-presented / managed with COVID restrictions in place.
TAQA Bratani Ltd