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Braking and Chassis Systems: ABS and ESP

IMI Member
Provided by Bosch

This course has multiple dates available


This course is designed for technicians involved in the inspection and repair of modern vehicle braking systems. It provides essential knowledge about the operation, maintenance and testing of electronically controlled braking systems, covering both Bosch and non-Bosch variants. The course includes the hydraulic actuation and electronic control of typical Antilock Braking Systems and an introduction to Electronic Stability Control.

The skills learned will enable technicians to apply the correct procedures when carrying out service activities and diagnosis on these safety critical systems. This course is not necessary for technicians who have previously attended the Bosch advanced ESP and chassis control course.

This course is delivered by Bosch and upon successful completionqualifies for IMI Awards Quality Assured Programme (QAP) certification.

Who is the course for?

Vehicle technicians who are familiar with the use of a vehicle system diagnostic tester and an oscilloscope.


What will I get out of it?

You will be able to:

- Understand the function and operation of electronically controlled braking systems.

- State developments in electronically controlled braking systems.

- Understand the function and operation of an electronic stability programme including traction control and its interface with ABS.

- Understand test procedures to identify faults in ABS and ESP.

- Clarify the integrity of the system and the related brake functions in ABS or ESP control unit.

- Identify ABS and ESP system and component faults requiring repair or replacement.



CPD Credit Value        17

Course Format            Classroom/workshop

Course Duration          2 days

Venue                          STC Uxbridge / regional centre

Dates listed subject to change.


Course dates are subject to change and minimum numbers are required on certain courses. A member of the team will be in touch to confirm your booking.

Start Close Location Booking
21/11/2019 09:00 22/11/2019 17:00 Middlesex


For information on dates, venues and booking a place on this course, please register your interest. You can register your interest by clicking the button below and completing the form, or by contacting the Professional Development team:

Tel: +44 (0) 1992 511521
Email: cpd@theimi.org.uk