Venue: RMI Academy of Automotive Skills

Length: 2 days

Cost: £500 + VAT for IGA members

Who should attend: Technicians who have been working in the automotive industry (including the repair of vehicles typically involved in accident repair, light vehicle maintenance and light vehicle inspections) and have relevant diagnostic experience to ensure that they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to calibrate ADAS systems.

Course overview:This 2 day, IMI accredited course is designed to ensure that the technician has the ability to calibrate Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). It demonstrates the technician’s ability to identify and correctly interpret information relating to a specific vehicle and its ADAS features to determine which method of calibration is required.

The course also assesses the technician’s ability to identify/locate and follow software-specific recalibration methods during the assessment process. They will be required to use the correct tools and equipment in order to demonstrate their ability to calibrate two ADAS sensors on a vehicle with a minimum of two operating systems.

Participants will learn:

  • Overview of ADAS
  • Safe working practices and Health & Safety guidelines
  • Technical information sources
  • Types of diagnostic equipment available and required
  • Relevant tools and equipment used when carrying out ADAS component calibration
  • The calibration environment set by the manufacturer including instructions  target types, ambient light levels, pre-conditions
  • Different types of ADAS sensors and their function
  • Features of ADAS system operation such as steering, braking, lane departure, adaptive cruise, blind spot assistant
  • Workplace procedures for completing and storing documentation relating to ADAS calibration
  • ADAS code of practice
  • Static & Dynamic calibration
  • Wheel alignment principles
  • Hybrid systems

To enquire or book a course, call 01788 225 908 or email