Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Systems Maintenance

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Course Specifics

Category:
Automotive Mechanics
Level:
Level 1
Audience:
16-18 School Leavers
Attendance:
Full-time
Duration:
20 weeks
Interview Required:
Yes
Starts:
Continuous
Age 16-18 Cost:
No cost
Age 19 or Over:
1065.14
Funding Assisted:
Yes dependant on your circumstances
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Course overview

Key modules on this course include:

  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance Techniques
  • Electrical and Electronic Systems Operation
  • Air Conditioning and Climatic Control Systems Operation and Repair
  • Fault Diagnosis and Repair using Electrical and Electronic Diagnostic Equipment
  • Functional Skills including Maths, English and ICT

Who is this course for?

If you like the idea of working with cars and other vehicles and studying both practically and on a theory basis then this course is a great strating point. This course is ideal if you want to further your skills from Entry Level or if you don't have any experience at all in Vehicle Systems Maintenance but would like to try it out prior enrolling on a longer term programme of study. You will need a pair of overalls and safety shoes (steel toe cap).

Entry qualifications

You will need to have an assessment to identify what level of study you are currently working at for English and Maths as well as recognising simple engineering applications and principles.

What other experience will I gain?

All of the tutors have years of industry experience behind them and as such can teach you exactly what is required to succeed in the industry. As such, they have close links to big names in the local, regional and national Vehicle Technology industry so can advise you as to what opportunities are currently out there in the world of work. Guest speakers from across the industry will give you a broder understanding of the marketplace too.

Where will this lead?

You can apply to progress onto the Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Systems Maintenance to further your skills and knowledge ready for employment.

What are my career options?

What Ofsted say

...enthusiastic teachers use their skills and expertise to plan exciting and challenging activities that stimulate learning and meet individual needs. (Ofsted 2013)

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