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Basic Small Engine Maintenance(2 stroke / 4 stroke engines)/HL044 (6 weeks Class Based)

Course Overview

Certificate of Attendance
Course Code:
HL044/TUES 19.00-21.00
€90/materials €30

This course is suitable for those who wish to understand the how 2 stroke and small 4 stroke engines operate. E.g. strimmers, lawnmowers and small motorcycles/scooters. It is also for those who wish to know the basics in terms or servicing and maintaining engines of this nature.

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Programme Description

Theory on the design and operation of 2 and 4 stroke engines
• Skills and tools required to carry out basic maintenance such as
– Oil and filter change, battery maintenance, checking brakes, adjusting cables, adjusting for rider weight/height, checking tyres, tyre pressure adjustment, checking bulbs/changing bulbs.
– Checking fork oil seals/changing fork oil seals, checking replacing wheel bearings.
– Replacing brake pads/fluid, bleeding brakes, replacing cables, spark plugs/adjusting spark plugs, air filter change.
• Health and Safety in a Workshop environment

Note: This course may take place at the Further Education and Training Centre, Kilmallock Road Campus.

This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.