L2 Vehicle Fitting Principles


1. Course details

Qualification name Diploma in Vehicle Fitting Principles (VRQ)
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation The Institute of the Motor Industry
Course webpage https://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk/courses/motor-vehicle-engineering/403-level-2/1481-level-2-vehicle-fitting-principles.html
Course type Classroom based
Course hours FullTime
Course start date 08 September 2020
Cost £0.00
Cost description Full Funding for permanent UK residents aged 16-18 years of age. Funding may be available for those aged 19+ depending on age and qualifications already achieved.
Attendance pattern Daytime

2. Who this course is for

This course provides students with the opportunity to study both the theory and practical aspects. Students will gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace, agreeing customer vehicle needs and other skills associated with working in a garage. What will I study? The units you will study are likely to include: Core Units: •Inspecting, repairing and replacing high performance light vehicle and motorcycle tyres •Carrying out light vehicle front wheel alignment •Inspecting and replacing light vehicle clutches, exhaust components, suspension dampers, vehicle batteries and braking systems •Safe use of oxy-acetylene •Assessing and securing a roadside situation Specialist Units: •Inspecting, repairing and replacing high performance light vehicle and motorcycle tyres. •Carrying out light vehicle front wheel alignment. •Inspecting and replacing light vehicle clutches, exhaust components, suspension dampers, vehicle batteries and braking systems. •Safe use of oxy-acetylene. •Assessing and securing a roadside situation

3. Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at Grade 3/D or Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair qualification plus GCSEs at Grade 3-1/D-G in English Language and Maths or Entry Level 3 Functional Skills in English and Maths

4. What you'll learn

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5. How you'll learn

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6. What you'll need to bring

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 and is fully transferable to take with you in to employment.

7. How you'll be assessed

On-Line and Written Theory Exams and Practical tests

8. Next steps

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9. Venue

Name NORTHAMPTON COLLEGE
Address Main Campus
Booth Lane
NORTHAMPTON
Northamptonshire
NN3 3RF
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Phone 08453004401
Website http://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk

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