This course is designed to further extend the knowledge and practical ability of individuals in Vehicle maintenance and repair. The course is taught in our well equipped workshops and classrooms, it will involve completion of theoretical study using classroom delivery, assignments, phase tests and on-line multi-choice exams. The practical sessions require you to satisfy practical assessment criteria using pre-set tasks with the results recorded in a practical task workbook.
What will I study?
The units you will study are likely to include:
- Knowledge of routine light vehicle maintenance
- Knowledge of light vehicle engine mechanical, lubrication and cooling system units and components
- Knowledge of removing and replacing light vehicle electrical units and components
- Knowledge of removing and replacing light vehicle chassis units and components
- Knowledge of light transmission and driveline units and components
- Knowledge of light vehicle fuel, ignition, air and exhaust system units and components
- Health and safety
All units are subject to change and may be withdrawn.
Who is this course for?
This course is ideal for you if you have an interest in vehicle maintenance or wish to gain a up to date Level 2 qualification.
How is the course assessed?
There is continuous assessment of practical work throughout the course and end of unit written phase/on-line multi-choice examinations. Students will also need to produce an e-portfolio of evidence of their assessed college work gained over the year.
You will develop a thorough knowledge and understanding of:
- The structure of The industry and how The business works from an operational perspective
- The procedures for The maintenance of tools and The workshop
- The implications and legal requirements of fitting accessories and carrying out vehicle modifications.
You will have the ability to:
- interpret diagnostic information and Use electrical wiring diagrams to determine service serviceability
- Adhere to business processes and complete documentation following workplace procedures
- complete a range of services and inspect and Prepare a vehicle to The required quality standard for handover to The customer.
What is required?
- take responsibility when required and be accountable when things dont go as planned
- Operate as an Effective team member
- Build effect relationships with colleagues and customers.
You will be expected to provide overalls, safety boots or shoes, writing equipment and a folder for your work. At your interview you will be provided with a preferred Kit List that will assist you during your course. This kit will always belong to you is fully transferable to take with you in to employment.
Progression and Career Opportunities
Level 3 Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles
Entry Requirements for new students
There are no formal entry requirements.