Vehicle maintenance/tire technician

Vehicle maintenance and tire technician

Särevere campus
Additional information / commencing the studies: Liia Saatre, liia[dot]saatre[at]jkhk[dot]ee, phone: +372 509 3696
Type of programme: Level 3 vocational education (EstQF, level 3)
Curriculum group: Vehicles
Programme format: Full-time school-based studies
Programme requirements: None
Duration of programme: 1 year
Programme starts on: 14 September 2018

Skills and knowledge you will acquire:

  • Work and environmental safety
  • Cleaning and maintenance of a vehicles’ painted and glass surfaces
  • Cleaning and maintenance of wheel arches, tires, wheel discs, and door gaps
  • Cleaning and maintenance of interior and surface covers
  • Cleaning and maintenance of engine compartments and surfaces of vehicles
  • Cleaning the undercarriage
  • Changing the tires
  • Checking the status of joints in the wheel arches
  • Tire repairs

As you complete your studies, you can take a professional examination for vehicle maintenance and tire technician, level 3.

Possibilities on the job market:

  • Tire technician, car washer

Vehicle maintenance and tire technicians clean and maintain painted surfaces, interior surface materials, parts of the body, and engine compartment of vehicles, machinery, and small machinery, as well as trailers. They can use professional cleaning and maintenance products manually or with appropriate equipment and use necessary materials and equipment for tire repairs.
A good worker is known by the quality of their work.

The programme takes place at Särevere campus pursuant to the operational programme for vehicle maintenance and tire techinician.