2021/22 Annual Assessment Topics

You need to do at least 3 hours of training each year and 16 hours in 5 years.

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Class 4 and 7
New vehicle technology

  • Lighting systems, multiple function lamps
  • Electric, hybrid and hydrogen powered vehicle
  • Health and safety when dealing with alternative fuel vehicles
  • fly by wire’ steering systems
  • Carbon fibre components

MOT Testing requirements

  • VE powers and procedures
  • Training logs.
  • Equipment failure (including linked equipment 4 & 7 only)
  • Test equipment including operating instructions
  • Recording of vehicle details
  • PRS
  • Emission and smoke test (BET test procedures smoke test temperature etc)
  • Major Minor Dangerous (ensure minor defects are recorded)
  • Chassis types
  • Dealing with technical enquires

Corrosion and standards of repair

  • Prescribed areas
  • Chassis types
  • Suitable materials
  • Bonded repairs
  • Repairs to alloy/steel wheels
  • carbon fibre components
  • Brake pipes

Testing procedures

  • Tyres for Group B
  • Linked braking systems
  • Smoke test
  • Drivers view
  • Headlamp conversions
  • Jacking of the vehicle

MOT Annual Assessment Topics 2021/22
Class 1 and 2
New vehicle technology

  • Lighting systems, multiple function lamps
  • Electric powered vehicle
  • Health and safety when dealing with alternative fuel vehicles
  • Carbon fibre components

MOT Testing requirements

  • VE powers and procedures
  • Training logs.
  • Equipment failure
  • Test equipment including operating instructions
  • Recording of vehicle details
  • PRS
  • Emission test
  • Major Minor Dangerous
  • Dealing with technical enquires

Corrosion and standards of repair

  • Prescribed areas
  • Frame arrangements including sidecars
  • Suitable materials
  • Bonded repairs
  • Repairs to alloy/steel wheels
  • carbon fibre components
  • Brake pipes

Testing procedures

  • Tyres for Group A
  • Linked braking systems
  • Braking system modification
  • Multi-link suspension
  • Headlamp conversions
  • Jacking of the vehicle