This Level 2 Motor Vehicle 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.
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.
The course can lead onto an Apprenticeship in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, Vehicle Parts, Fast Fit, Paint and Body.
4 GCSEs at grade D/3 or higher including Maths or English OR a Level 1 related qualification PLUS grade D/3 or higher in Maths or English.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.
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
All students aged 16 -19 are required to study Functional English and Maths qualifications or GCSE mathematics and English 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 maths and/or English GCSE. Students with a grade lower than D/3 will work towards GCSE through the study of Maths & English Functional Skills.
This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including practical performance, portfolio presentation, exams and assignments.
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.
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