Tyre repairing and wheel balancing technician

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Tyre repairing and wheel balancing technician

NQR 32 525 01

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Permit number: E-000077/2014/A                         Number of lessons: 1400

TERMS OF PARTICIPATION:

Preliminary education requirements: completed elementary school education or otherwise: input competencies: training can be started in possession of the special competencies of the transport trade group
Medical eligibility criteria: required

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE QUALIFICATION:

The scope of a tyre repairing and wheel balancing technician’s work includes operating a service station for tyres. He/She carries out job in the field of trading, repairing, fitting, balancing storing, protecting environment, keeping safety rules connected to treads, tyres and their appliances.
VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENT MODULES:
identification number                          title

10462-12                                             Managing a service station
10463-12                                             Tyre fitting and balancing
10464-12                                             Tyre repairing
11497-12                                              Foreign language skills
11499-12                                              Self-managing skills
11500-12                                              Health and safety at work

TERMS OF TAKING A COMPLEX VOCATIONAL EXAMINATION:

In case of non-school training: the passing of the final examinations of all modules and certified completing of prescribed training activities are required.

FINAL EXAMINATION TYPES OF MODULES:

Details of vocational requirement modules

identification number                          title                                            type of final examination

10462-12                                               Managing a service station       written
10463-12                                               Tyre fitting and balancing           practical
10464-12                                               Tyre repairing                              practical
11497-12                                               Foreign language skills              written
11499-12                                               Self-managing skills                   written
11500-12                                               Health and safety at work           written

ASSIGNMENTS OF THE COMPLEX VOCATIONAL EXAMINATION:

Marks of certificates are based on rates of performing exam tasks.

Practical exam assignments

A)   Title of exam assignment: Tyre fitting and balancing

Description of exam assignment: Fitting on/off wheels, fitting on/off tyres. Setting inner pressure of tyres. Balancing wheels. Proper usage of fitting and balancing machines and their complementaries, tools and handtools. Keeping regulations of safety provisions.
Duration of exam: 40 min

Evaluation weight ratio: 20 %

B)Title of exam assignment: Tyre and inner tube repairing

Description of exam assignment: Proper examining and assessing reparability of broken tyres and tubes. Repairing angular holes, side-walls, undercarriages.Interpreting and using charts for repairing. Materials of repairing. Safe usage of machines and tools for repairing. Pattern correction and recarving.

Duration of exam: 120 min

Evaluation weight ratio: 40 %

Central written examination assignment

Title of exam assignment: Tasks of managing a service station
Description of exam assignment: Regulations of safety and fire protection. Laws, decrees, resolutions of environmental protection and public health. Accidents, occupational hazards. Devices for workers’ protection. Quality assurance. Completing invoices.

Duration of exam: 60 min

Evaluation weight ratio: 20 %

Oral examination assignment

Title of exam assignment: Technical parameters of tyres. Labels of tyres.Types of wheel discs and treadrings. Relation between tyres and vehicles.

Description of exam assignment: A centrally compiled list of exam questions in each and every topic of modules according to Professional requirements in item 4.
Structures, types, parts, structural elements of tyres. Labels of tyres. Specially designed and safety tyres. Types of wheel discs and treadrings. Relation between tyres and vehicles. Mechanical and running features of tyres, etc.

Duration of exam:: 45 min (preparation time: 30 min, presentation: 15 min)

Evaluation weight ratio: 20 %