Who is the MET route for?
The IMI Accreditation MET route is intended for technicians whose job role involves the repair of vehicles typically involved in accidents or similar incident circumstances.
There are two levels of job role within IMI Accreditation MET:
The technician should be working in the accident repair sector of the industry and ideally have at least two years experience to ensure they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to remove & refit or replace various components such as mechanical items and trim.
The technician should be working in the accident repair sector of the industry and ideally have at least three years experience to ensure they are familiar with the skills, knowledge and techniques required to replace various components, including returning vehicle systems to manufacturer specification and diagnosing system faults.
With the new addition of AOM081 High Voltage – Safe Working Module and the competencies that are attached to the delivery, centres are required to re-apply for the new routes below, via Centres Hub, using a Qualification/Accreditation Approval Application –
ACC-MET-3-20 IMI Accreditation MET – Senior Technician Full Route
ACC-AOM-MET-3-20 IMI Accreditation MET - Senior Technician – Reaccreditation
Centres will need to confirm that assessors/IQA hold a Level 3 EV qualification and have the relevant equipment to deliver, and ensure that candidates can work safely throughout the module.
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