Course details

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Qualification name Certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation The Institute of the Motor Industry
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 13th September 2021
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

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

This course is designed to further extend the knowledge and ability of students wishing to continue their study in vehicle mechanical 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. This programme involves the maintenance and servicing of motor vehicles. What will I study? The units you will study are likely to include: Core Units: •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

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

Four GCSEs at Grade 3/D including English Language or Maths or Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Fitting Principles/Level 1 Vehicle Maintenance and Repair qualification plus GCSE English Language and Maths at Grades 3-1/D-G or Entry Level 3 in English and Maths.

View the key features of this course.

Core Units: •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

Understand how the course will be delivered.

A combination of classroom based and vehicle mechanics workshop based learning. Group work, individual work, assignments, projects, work experience and home study.

Find out what material you will need.

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.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

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 a portfolio of evidence in the form of a folder of assessed college work gained over the year.

You could enter employment or you could apply for the Level 3 Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles

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Name Northampton College at Daventry
Address Badby Road West
Daventry
NN11 4HJ
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Email enquiries@northamptoncollege.ac.uk
Phone 01604 736393
Website http://www.northamptoncollege.ac.uk

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