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Hazards and Risks

Provided by Institute of the Motor Industry


Working in a motor vehicle workshop is a dangerous occupation – if you do not take care. The most important thing is to be aware of the hazards and then it is easy to avoid the danger.  This course is about general workplace hazards but also covers fire prevention and procedures as well as the importance of good signage.

Who is the course for?

Vehicle technicians who are just starting out in the industry or those who have been working for some time and want to consolidate their experience.

What will I get out of it?

You will be able to:

- Understand hazards and potential risks relevant to the automotive environment.

- Understand the fire triangle and fire tetrahedron.

- Understand what to do in the event of a fire and how to use fire extinguishers.

- Explain hazard warnings and signage.



CPD Credit Value         3

Course Format             E-learning

Course Duration           2 hours



For information on dates, venues and booking a place on this course, please register your interest. You can register your interest by clicking the button below and completing the form, or by contacting the Professional Development team:

Tel: +44 (0) 1992 511521
Email: cpd@theimi.org.uk