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.
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 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.
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
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.
The best thing about our courses is that the teaching team have excellent industry experience with up-to-date equipment and materials. We are also very focused on all of our students achieving and being successful in their chosen careers.
Studying on the business course at LMC will open up numerous doors for your future, so if you can see business as a key part of your future and are prepared to seize every opportunity, our course will be the most amazing thing you ever sign up for.
I enjoy helping young people achieve their GCSE English, a key qualification which will open doors for them in the future.
Come and join us here as LMC! You’ll gain new skills, use industry standard equipment, be taught by a dedicated team of specialists who are passionate about educating you to a higher skills level, so that you can gain an Apprenticeship or full time employment.
I teach a subject that I am passionate about and transfer my knowledge and skills to our students. I also work with an amazing team, every day is different and a unique challenge - the job is never boring!
I really enjoy passing on my joinery experiences and skills to the students, as well watching them develop into good citizens.