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Oscilloscope Diagnostics

Provided by Institute of the Motor Industry


This course outlines the methods used and the results of using an oscilloscope to test a variety of systems. It will be a useful reference as all the waveforms shown here are from a correctly operating system. The course will be split into four main sections – sensors, actuators and ignition and other components.

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 sensors and waveforms.

- Understand actuators and waveforms.

- Explain ignition primary waveforms and secondary waveforms.

- Understand alternator, relative compression petrol and CAN-H and CAN-L waveforms.


CPD Credit Value         5

Course Format             E-learning

Course Duration           4 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