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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 2 at Rotherham College

Course description

Are you fascinated by how things work?

Do you love solving complex problems?

Do you have a desire to work with revolutionary technology?

Then you’re well suited for a career in engineering. From motor vehicle to mechanical engineering, electrical to manufacturing, welding to fabrication, each area of engineering is unique in that it’s challenging, rewarding and in demand. Whichever area you choose, you’ll train in our state-of-the-art facilities which reflect those out in industry. Our modern equipment includes an automated process control area and Engineering Centre of Excellence. The opportunities are endless and our courses will develop your practical skills and theoretical understanding to equip you with the knowledge to specialise in a particular area within engineering. The College’s strong links with the engineering sector and our industry experienced staff will put you in good stead for a successful career.

Course content

Building on from the Level 1 course, students will gain further knowledge and competence of motor vehicle systems.

What will I study?

•Engines

•Transmission

•Braking systems

•Electrical systems

•Fault diagnosis and repair

•Functional Skills: English, maths, ICT What added value will I receive?

•Employability skills • Improve English grades to GCSE grade C or above • Work with industry grade equipment i

Entry requirements

•Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 1

•Or a good standard of education and some experience of working on motor vehicles

•You will be required to successfully complete an interview with a course tutor

Assessment

You will be assessed by practical activities and six externally set exams throughout the course in theory and practical applications covered.

Financial information

16-18 year olds do not need to pay course fees. Depending on your circumstances you may not need to pay fees. Contact the Enquiries on the details below for advice and guidance on:

T: 01709 722777

E: info@rotherham.ac.uk

Future opportunities

•Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3

• You will be building credits towards the Intermediate Apprenticeship in Motor Vehicle should you wish to progress on to this route

•Employment

Further information

For more details please contact the Enquiry Team on:

T: 01709 722777 

E: info@rotherham.ac.uk

W: www.rotherham.ac.uk 

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: 11 November 2016
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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • The Enquiry Team
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01709 722858
    • Email address:
    • info@rotherham.ac.uk

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