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BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma: Vehicle Technology (Motorsports) at Loughborough College

Course description

This course is designed to cover the technical needs of today's motorsport industry, including the diagnosis of complex system faults and advanced systems operation. It provides essential knowledge for the specialist group of competition maintenance and repair technicians.

Course content

The course looks covers

  • diagnosis and rectification of engine and component faults
  • chassis system faults
  • operation of vehicle chassis systems
  • motorsport vehicle preparation and inspection
  • light vehicle suspension, steering, and braking systems
  • motorsport vehicle preparation and inspection
  • motorsport workshop practices

Entry requirements

  • At least five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above, including English and Maths,
  • or
  • a Level 2 Diploma, with Functional Skills English and Maths at Level 2.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, visit us at an Open Day, email or call 01509 618375.

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: 10 October 2017
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    • Student Recruitment
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01509 618 375
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