Level 2 Certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
Duration: 35 Weeks
Start Date: September 2024
End Date: June 2025
Type: Full Time
Tutor: Chris Goodall
This course will support you in your entry to a career in the Motor Vehicle Industry and will give you a very good insight into the nature of the Motor Industry as well as the standards and levels of professionalism expected.
This course focuses on the core automotive and technical skills values by employers in the workplace. You will develop your knowledge and skills of light goods vehicles / cars. You will become proficient in the use of industry-standard equipment and prepare for life in a busy working motor vehicle garage. You will learn the ins and outs of job roles and responsibilities in the motor industry, and be supported to work out what it is you’d like to do
Students will learn;
- Health, safety and good housekeeping in the automotive
- Support for job roles in the automotive environment
- Materials, fabrication, tools and measuring devices used in the automotive environment routine vehicle maintenance
- Vehicle engine mechanical, lubrication and cooling system units and components
- Vehicle fuel, ignition, air and exhaust system units and components
- Light vehicle electrical units and components
- Vehicle chassis units and components
- Transmission and driveline units and components
Level 2 Certificate in Motor Vehicle StudiesExtra Studies:
This is a good mix of workshop and classroom-based study with a keen focus on problem solving when faced with faults on a vehicle.
Assessment is through a combination of written portfolio, practical observations and externally set examinations.
- 4 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) and above, including English and Mathematics.
- Please note that entry requirements and course offer can be subject to change at any time.
On successful completion of this course, you will be able to apply for an Apprenticeship, look for a position as a Motor Vehicle Technician or progress to the Level 2 Diploma in Motor Vehicle Studies.
All students will be required to complete a minimum of 35 hours work placement.
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