Doors: Ventura and Deans

Half day courses
On-site or classroom based
IMI approved course

Training is vital to keep the doors working smoothly and prevent unnecessary downtime of your buses. Special cut-down door rigs are used to ensure all aspects of door maintenance are covered. Training can be done in Guildford or on-site at your workshop. Courses are half day per door type, allowing us to provide you with up to two courses in one day. Typically a full day will need to be booked, but depending on demand and logistics; we may be able to offer half-day courses as part of a planned programme of training. Please contact us for further details.

These half day courses are aimed at Technicians involved in the maintenance, repair and set-up of Doors. Delegates will be encouraged to develop their understanding by participating in practical exercises & discussion throughout the day.

Delegates will learn the how to adjust the mechanical door mechanisms, replace glazing units, adjust the air pressures to obtain correct opening/closing speeds including cushioning and learn about the different types of electrical interface and interlock systems including sensitive edges.

Course content

  • Mainly centred in the workshop using door training rigs and customer vehicle for practical demonstration, adjustments and maintenance.
  • Mechanical door system and adjustments including glazing replacement.
  • Air pressure adjustments opening/closing speed and cushioning.
  • Diagnostics where applicable through door ECM or via Multiplex system.
  • Correct use of service manuals for wiring diagrams.
  • Digital multimeter skills to improve fault finding.
  • Training material can be provided in hard copy or on CD.

Additional Information

  • Students must provide their own clean safety shoes for workshop areas.
  • Joining instructions and site information will be sent to you.
  • Results of individual assessments are available to employers on request.
  • Certificates issued to successful delegates. Valid for three years unless stated otherwise.

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