IMI Level 4 Master Technician Course – 9 Days

Learn more about advanced diagnostics and fault finding.

Awarded by the IMI – Institute of the Motor Industry, Once complete you will gain your IMI Master Technician Certification and 3 years on the national ATA technician database.

The purpose and aim of this new IMI Level 4 Master Technicians Certification is to offer experienced technicians with the opportunity to develop their knowledge of advanced diagnostic techniques.


Level 4 Master Technician Course Overview

Gain the same recognition as a dealership level Master Technician. The Level 4 Master Technician Course will develop your skills around Advanced Automotive Studies for Master Technicians. You will focus on Advanced Vehicle Electrics, Advanced Chassis Systems, Advanced Engine Diagnostics, Customer Liaison & Workplace Coaching.

We make learning easy, using 90% practical, 10% theory based study and using meaningful assessments that reflect the demands of today’s competitive industry, giving you a solid grounding in key principles and ideas.

Once complete you will gain your Level 4 IMI Master Technician Certification which provides a useful recognition of your practical skills and knowledge.

Use your Level 4 Master Technician Accreditation and Advanced Automotive Engineer Status to grow your diagnostics work.

Who should attend?

Master Technician should be working in the light vehicle sector of the industry and ideally have at least five years’ experience to ensure they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to diagnose system faults, rectify the faults including replacing components, liaise with customers at all levels and be able to transfer their technical knowledge to others such as apprentices & technicians.

Entry requirements for the Level 4 Master Technician Course

For entry on to the Level 4 Master Technician course, it is necessary to have a minimum of 5 years’ experience hold a Level 3 automotive technical qualification. You will have experience of diagnosing and rectifying faults on a wide range of vehicle systems, including electrical system operations. With courses running in our 3 centres every week you can choose to study in a way that suits your requirements and availability.

What you can achieve

Successful completion of the Level 4 Master Technician Course will give you a valuable academic qualification that demonstrates your skill. This course is structured so that you can expect to successfully complete all the assessments in one to nine days, depending on your experience and according to your training preference.

What’s included?

The following is included when you book the Level 4 Master Technician course:

  • One to one with a dedicated training consultant
  • A welcome pack to help commencement of your studies
  • A dedicated one-to-one tutor is assigned to provide comprehensive support throughout the course
  • Course materials that include structured lecture notes, practical applications giving real world examples, and case studies that challenge you to apply your knowledge
  • 6 months unlimited E-Learning with access to assessment materials
  • E-library that contains recommended study texts and references for online reading
  • Online sample papers
  • Support Teachers
  • IMI Professional Registration for 3 years
  • 5 Practical Assessments

Course Modules:

To attain accreditation, you will be required to successfully complete a range of practical and knowledge based assessments.

  • Electrical Systems – Complex – AOM 066
  • Electrical Systems (Diagnosis/Scan tool Diagnosis) – AOM 067
  • Computer Based Test Equipment – Complex – AOM 068
  • Instructional Support – AOM 069
  • Customer Liaison – AOM 070

After completion of the course you will be able to calibrate emission test equipment before testing a vehicle, accurately inspect a vehicle, diagnose faults and correct repair requirements. You will gain knowledge of the appropriate wiring diagram required for the electrical systems of the vehicle being tested, and have the skills to apply it.


Learners will demonstrate their knowledge and skills by passing IMI set assignments for all units and passing IMI set online tests on fundamental management principles and providing technical support to colleagues.

Contact one of our Training Consultants to find the best route for you

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