AoHE courses for Enthusiasts

Our courses for enthusiasts are designed to help people with little or no previous experience, these courses are recognized by the Association of Heritage Engineers.

Workshop Skills

SK1 – Workshop tools

How to use workshop tools, screwdrivers, ratchet, torque wrench, vice, fabrication tools etc. Includes where to buy good quality tools and how to set up a home workshop.

1 day – £250

SK2 – Welding for beginners

MIG techniques, types of joints, preparation methods, sill repair, wheel arch repair, exhaust repair.

1 day – £295

Additional PPE Available at cost.

SK3 – Fabrication and metalworking

How to form metal parts, use of hand tools and power tools, design of basic parts. Builds on existing fabrication skills to take you to a higher level of fabrication skills.

1 day – £395

Classic Car Electrics Courses

CCE1 – Starter, Battery and charging.

Basic electrical principles, faults and fixes for starter motors, alternators, dynamos, batteries and wiring.

1 day – £250

CCE2 – Lighting systems

Basic systems, headlights (sealed beam, halogen, LED conversions), Indicators, hazard warning, side lights, stop lights, fog and driving lights, adding lights, LED conversions, regulations, wiring methods.

1 day – £250

CCE3 – Radio and sounds

Basic sound system principles, wiring methods, speaker types and ratings, wire types, earthing, avoiding electrical noise, connector types, GPS, USB, connectivity.

1 day – £250

CCE4 – Dash instruments and senders

Gauge types, typical faults and fixes, fuel level gauge, temperature gauge, charge warning light, oil pressure warning and gauge, voltmeter, ammeter, regulators, speedo, rev counter, dash illumination.

1 day – £250

CCE5 – Spark ignition and fuel

Principles of ignition, fuel systems and classic injection systems. Typical faults and fixes, distributors, electronic ignition, fuel pump circuit, coils, classic injection systems.

1 day – £250

Basic Car Maintenance Courses

BCM1 – Servicing

Engine oil change, Coolant check and change, Brake discs and pads change, brake fluid change and bleed, wheel change, battery check and change, drive belts check and change.

1 day – £250

BCM2 – Engine major service

Cam belts and chains, cam cover and sump gaskets, oil seals etc.

1 day – £250

BCM3 – Diagnostics, emissions and OBD

Modern engine management systems, on board diagnostics, code readers, live data, interpreting codes diesel and petrol emissions, lambda, remaps.

1 day – £250