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Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Diploma Level 1 at Canterbury College Not

Course description

This course will prepare you for work in the motor vehicle retail industry. It can also lead to further vocational qualifications required by employers.

Course content

Lessons are a mix of practical and theory. You will learn: vehicle systems; removal and refitting of service parts; and you will also be encouraged to spend one day a week in a retail garage. You will also learn functional skills.

Entry requirements

You'll need: four GCSEs at grades D or E (including Maths and English), or a Level 1 qualification (or above) in the functional skills diagnostic 'Number, Communication & ICT' test. You will also need a satisfactory report from school or previous learning institution. Entry onto the course is subject to an interview.

Assessment

You'll put together a portfolio of work, do timed tests, and be observed carrying out tasks.

Future opportunities

Students can move into a job or onto the Level 2 Motor Vehicle Service & Repair course.

Further information

You will have to pay for an overall, boots and a memory stick. These costs will be discussed at the interview stage.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 18 October 2016
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