Vehicle Fitting Operations Level 2

egg-timerFull Time
arrowLevel 2
hat16-18, Adult FT
calendar1 Year
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 06/09/2021

This Level 2 Vehicle Fitting Operations course covers the theory and practical aspects of light vehicle tyres, exhaust systems, batteries and brakes. The course is both classroom and workshop based with practical and on-line assessments. You will also gain a broad knowledge of health and safety in the workplace along with other skills associated with working in a garage.

Who is this Course for?

This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.

What progression and career opportunities will I gain?

The course can lead onto an Apprenticeship in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, Vehicle Parts, Fast Fit, Paint and Body.

What are the entry requirements for the course?

4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including English or maths OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in English or maths .

Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

All students aged 16 -19 are required to study Functional Skills English & maths qualifications or GCSE English & maths if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects. If you have a grade D/3 at GCSE you will study English &/or maths GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of English & maths Functional Skills.

Students aged 19+ are strongly encouraged to take relevant English & maths qualifications to support progression into further or higher education, training or employment.

What does the course involve?

The course is suitable for any age.

You will study the following:

  • Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping

  • Support for Automotive Job Roles

  • Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices

  • Inspect, Repair and Replace Light Vehicle Tyres

  • Inspect and Replace Exhaust Components

  • Inspect, Test and Replace Vehicle Batteries

  • Inspect and Replace Brake System Components

How will I be Assessed?

This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including practical performance, portfolio presentation, exams and assignments.

What qualification will I get?

On completion of this course you will receive IMIAL Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Fitting Principles (QCF 500/9816/0) – which is recognised by employers.

What do I do Next?

For information, advice and guidance phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306 306.
Course code: A30814-A1A