Competency in Removing and Fitting Basic Light Vehicle Mechanical, Electrical and Trim (MET) Components and Non Permanently Fixed Vehicle Body Panels


Unit Reference Number:     J/601/3751

Learning OutcomesAssessment Criteria
1Be able to work safely when carrying out removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels1.1use suitable personal protective equipment and vehicle coverings throughout all light vehicle removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels
1.2work in a way which minimises the risk of damage or injury to the vehicle, people and the environment
2Be able to use relevant information to carry out the task2.1select suitable sources of technical information to support light vehicle removal and fitting activities including:a. vehicle technical data
b. removal and fitting procedures
c. legal requirements
2.2use technical information to support light vehicle removal and fitting activities
3Be able to use appropriate tools and equipment3.1select the appropriate tools and equipment necessary for carrying out removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels
3.2ensure that equipment has been calibrated to meet manufacturers’ and legal requirements
3.3use the correct tools and equipment in the way specified by manufacturers when carrying removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels
4Be able to carry out removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels4.1remove and fit basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels
4.2ensure that the removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels conforms to the vehicle operating specification and any legal requirements
4.3ensure no damage occurs to other components when removal and fitting of basic MET components and non-permanently fixed light vehicle body panels
4.4ensure all components and panels are stored safely and in the correct location
4.5Complete all activities within the agreed timescale
5Be able to record information and make suitable recommendations5.1Produce work records that are accurate, complete and passed to the relevant person(s) promptly in the format required
5.2Make suitable and justifiable recommendations for cost effective repairs
5.3Identify and report any expected delays in completion to the relevant person(s) promptly in the format required.
5.4Record and report any additional faults noticed during the course of their work promptly in the format required