Vehicle Maintenance Management for Drivers Course


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June 2024

Code Date Duration Location Fee Action
VMM014 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
VMM014 24 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 5 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 84,000 | $1,100 Register
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June 2024

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VMM014 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Half-day KES 60,000 | USD 699 Register
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June 2024

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Duration
Location
Fee
Action
17 Jun - 21 Jun 2024
5 days
Kisumu
KES 84,000 $1,100
24 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
5 days
Nakuru
KES 84,000 $1,100
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June 2024

Code Date Duration Mode Fee Action
VMM014 17 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024 5 days Half-day KES 60,000 | USD 699 Register
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 Introduction:

Proper vehicle maintenance is essential for ensuring the safety, reliability, and longevity of vehicles. This course is designed to provide drivers with comprehensive training in vehicle maintenance management, equipping them with the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain their vehicles in optimal condition. Through a combination of theoretical lectures, practical demonstrations, hands-on exercises, and interactive discussions, participants will learn about the importance of regular maintenance, common maintenance tasks, and how to address minor vehicle issues. By the end of the course, participants will be able to effectively manage vehicle maintenance, reduce the risk of breakdowns, and contribute to a safer and more efficient fleet operation.

Target Audience:

Fleet Managers, Vehicle Maintenance Technicians, Operations Managers, Logistics Supervisors, and individuals responsible for overseeing vehicle maintenance, repair, and management in fleet operations.

Duration:

5 days


Course Level:

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of vehicle maintenance for safety and reliability.
  • Identify key components of a vehicle and their maintenance requirements.
  • Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as checking fluid levels, tire pressure, and brakes.
  • Recognize signs of vehicle wear and potential maintenance issues.
  • Develop a vehicle maintenance schedule and plan.
  • Utilize maintenance logs and records to track vehicle maintenance history.
  • Address minor vehicle issues and perform roadside repairs when necessary.
  • Understand the importance of environmental considerations in vehicle maintenance.
  • Promote a culture of proactive vehicle maintenance within their organization.
  • Develop an action plan for implementing effective vehicle maintenance practices.

Course Modules:

Module 1: Introduction to Vehicle Maintenance Management

  • Overview of vehicle maintenance principles and concepts
  • Importance of regular maintenance for vehicle safety and reliability
  • Legal and regulatory requirements for vehicle maintenance
  • Introduction to vehicle components and systems
  • Understanding vehicle maintenance schedules and intervals
  • Practical exercises: Identifying key components of a vehicle

Module 2: Basic Vehicle Maintenance Tasks

  • Checking and topping up fluid levels: Oil, coolant, brake fluid, and windshield washer fluid
  • Inspecting and maintaining tire pressure, tread depth, and condition
  • Understanding brake maintenance and inspection procedure
  • Performing visual inspections of the vehicle exterior and interior
  • Identifying signs of vehicle wear and potential maintenance issues
  • Practical exercises: Performing basic vehicle maintenance tasks

Module 3: Advanced Vehicle Maintenance Techniques

  • Understanding the importance of regular engine maintenance: Filters, belts, and hoses
  • Checking and replacing engine oil and filters
  • Inspecting and maintaining the vehicle's cooling system
  • Understanding the importance of regular transmission maintenance
  • Inspecting and maintaining the vehicle's suspension and steering components
  • Practical exercises: Advanced vehicle maintenance tasks

Module 4: Addressing Minor Vehicle Issues

  • Recognizing common vehicle issues and warning signs
  • Performing roadside repairs for minor vehicle issues
  • Utilizing basic tools and equipment for vehicle maintenance and repairs
  • Understanding the importance of proper tire maintenance and repair
  • Identifying and addressing common tire issues: Punctures, leaks, and wear
  • Practical exercises: Roadside repair simulations

Module 5: Environmental Considerations and Maintenance Records

  • Understanding environmental considerations in vehicle maintenance
  • Proper disposal of hazardous materials and waste products
  • Developing an eco-friendly approach to vehicle maintenance
  • Importance of maintenance logs and records
  • Keeping accurate records of vehicle maintenance and repairs
  • Review of course materials and key takeaways
  • Developing a personal action plan for implementing effective vehicle maintenance practices

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