What do I learn?
You will receive instruction, guidance and encouragement to practise and develop the skills necessary to achieve the award.
The course covers a wide range of subjects including:
• inspect vehicles
• diagnose and rectify vehicle engine systems
• diagnose and rectify vehicle chassis systems
• diagnose and rectify auxiliary equipment and electrical faults
What do I gain?
City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles
What do I need?
5 or more GCSEs grades A*-C including English and maths
BTEC level 2 Diploma grade Merit or Distinction plus GCSE grade C or above or Functional Skills at level 2 in English and maths
Students will be required to purchase personal protective equipment and a text book, these are included in your Materials Fee which is payable at enrolment.
What can I do next?
The Level 3 in motor vehicle provides the ideal foundation from which to further your skills within the motor industry. Possible job roles you could consider include:
• light or heavy vehicle diagnostic technician
• motorcycle diagnostic technician
• auto-electrical diagnostic technician
What else do I need to know?
Attendance at a work placement is a compulsory component of this programme. The course includes an essential trip to the Motorsport show (approx £50).
The fee for international students for the 2016 entrance is £6,300 per year.