Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles Level 3 Diploma at New College Durham
This programme is aimed at young people or unemployed adults who wish to study a full-time Motor Vehicle qualification that will help prepare them for the Automotive Sector. The course is to be delivered on a full-time basis. The award assesses applied knowledge and skills and prepares students for employment, and progression onto a work based qualification such as an Apprenticeship. It is for candidates wanting to develop practical skills, and broaden their understanding of motor vehicle systems and diagnostics procedures. It also gives them the opportunity to learn how to develop others.
This course allows candidates to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the automotive industry.
This involves the overhauling, diagnostics and knowledge of the vehicle systems which include:
This qualification is part of the Automotive Maintenance and Repair Advanced Apprenticeship Framework (framework 1) which will replace current framework 4 from April 2011. Candidates will be assessed by on-line testing , formative unit assessment and summative on-line testing.
Ideally you need to have experience in the motor vehicle industry or have completed a Level 2 full-time qualification in motor vehicle studies. Mature individuals may gain exceptional entry with relevant experience. Functional skills level 1 in Maths and English.
It allows candidates to progress on toCity & Guilds qualifications: 4270-13 City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Competence Apprenticeship.Related careers
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact New College Durham directly.