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Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (Light Vehicle) Level 2 IMI Diploma at Bridgwater College

Course description

This course is for learners who have completed a Level 1 Pre-apprenticeship programme or equivalent, or have experience of the motor trade.

Course content

Topics covered will include:

  • Advanced health and safety
  • Light vehicle
  • Operating principles of petrol and diesel engines
  • Tyres
  • Brakes
  • Steering and suspension
  • Vehicle electrical and electronic systems
  • Simple fault diagnosis

Entry requirements

You will need to have completed the Pre-apprenticeship Programme in Light Vehicle, with merits in all exams. Or experience of the motor trade.


Learners will be assessed through practical tasks, written assignments and online assessment tests for each unit.

Future opportunities

Students may like to progress onto an apprenticeship programme (subject to initial assessment and suitable employment in a garage), or complete a full time Level 3 Diploma Light Vehicle.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 17 February 2016

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