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Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair - Level 2 Diploma at Newbury College

Course description

This course provides further practical knowledge and skills in the areas of automotive maintenance and vehicle electrical maintenance. Units include: Carry out a major service; Remove and replace cylinder head; Remove, replace and test alternators; Wheel bearing/hub assembly; Remove/replace gearbox and clutch assemblies.

Entry requirements

Students will need to have five GCSE passes at grade D or above, preferably including Maths and English. Alternatively, students will be accepted onto the course if they have an equivalent vocational qualification at merit grade, and Functional Skills Maths and English, preferably at Level1. All students must have achieved, or show the ability to achieve, Maths and English to D or equivalent. Where a student has not yet fulfilled this requirement, a functional skills qualification is a mandatory part of this course.


Students will be trained in College and assessed through practical assessment, oral questions and online tests.

Future opportunities

Level 3 VRQ in Automotive Vehicle Maintenance or an Apprenticeship.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 May 2016

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