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Motor Vehicle Level 1 at Malvern Hills College

Course description

This course is ideal for students who wish to complete the full Motor Vehicle training programme to become a qualified motor vehicle technician. Maintenance and repair is a major part of the motor industry and this course provides the knowledge and practical training to cover these industrial requirements.

Course content

What’s involved?

Practical training in the College’s modern and well equipped workshops on all aspects of maintenance and repair work including: vehicle power units, cooling systems, brakes, steering and suspension systems, tyres and exhausts.

The theory of Service and Repair is covered in conjunction with practical workshop activities.

Students will also study Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT.

How will I be studying?

The course is a mixture of practical and theory work which makes use of the College’s workshops. Theory work is structured to complement the practical work and includes a variety of different learning experiences.

Entry requirements

Entry to the course is by initial assessment and a successful interview.
2 GCSEs grade D to G or entry Motor Vehicle qualification.
Applicants should have a genuine interest in Motor Vehicle Engineering to ensure success on the course.

Future opportunities

On successful completion of the Level 1 course you can apply to join the Level 2 course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Malvern Hills College directly.

Last updated date: 09 August 2016

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    • The Evesham campus is a short walk from Evesham town centre. It is well placed for bus links from the surroundings area.

      The campus has...

      ·         A state of the art motor vehicle workshops

      ·         New hair & beauty training salons called PURE - Hair, Beauty & Relaxation, which are also open to the public

      ·         Training rooms for public services and construction

      ·         A dedicated health and childcare teaching area

      ·         Fully equipped IT facilities and media suite

      ·         A new photographic studio

      ·         An Energy Training Centre

      ·         Indoor and outdoor animal care facilities

      We also have a well equipped Learning Resources Centre and an excellent refreshment and relaxation area in The Hub, which includes a Costa Coffee Shop.