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Specialist Tyre Fitting Competence Level 2 Diploma at Prestige Training Ltd

Course description

This is a work-based automotive qualification that assesses the competence and knowledge that specialist tyre fitters require to perform their job role effectively. These technicians will work on a wide range of vehicles in all types of garages, dealerships and specialist tyre depots. This VCQ is for:

school and college learners on work placements/apprenticeships who wish to join the automotive industry

employees of the industry who are seeking to enhance and/or demonstrate their experience and competence in their work role. (Experienced staff enter on to a VCQ programme at the level suited to their role and competence.)

Course content

This VCQ is an integral part of IMI SSC Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeship Framework (Specialist Tyre Fitting Route). Therefore learners (normally aged 16-25) who are keen to build a career in the industry can take this VCQ as part of the Apprenticeship framework.

Learners are required to demonstrate all of the evidence requirements, learning outcomes, assessment criteria through workplace evidence. Full guidance documents and assessment records are supplied by IMI Awards.


The knowledge component of this qualification is also independently assessed via online testing. The tests are mapped to each knowledge unit's learning outcomes and assessment criteria to ensure coverage. These tests are marked electronically by IMI Awards.

Future opportunities

For some learners this qualification could prepare them for progression to further learning and training. For others, this qualification could also provide a useful recognition of their practical skills and knowledge, to aid their step from one job role to another.

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: 06 December 2016

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