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Advanced Apprenticeship in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair at North Notts College (NNC)

Course description

About this Course

This Advanced Apprenticeship will be covered over a two year period. It will provide the level of competence and knowledge to perform tasks to advanced industry standards.

Course content

What will I study?

  • Training consists of 80% on the job and 20% College based
  • Engines
  • Transmission
  • Braking systems
  • Electrical systems
  • Fault diagnosis and repair
  • Functional Skills: English, maths, ICT
  • Employment rights and responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal, learning and thinking skills (PLTS)

Entry requirements

What are the entry requirements?

  • Successful completion of Intermediate Apprenticeship in Engineering or Motor Vehicle
  • GCSE English and maths, grades A to C (or equivalent)
  • You and your employer must be able to demonstrate a strong willingness and commitment to their programme of study


How will I be assessed?

  • On site assessments
  • Practical assessments
  • Written Assignments
  • Online exams

Financial information

You will be paid a minimum of the nationally-set Apprenticeship wage. Visit for details.

North Notts College also has a number of funds which are there to help support you if you find yourself in financial difficulties that are affecting your attendance at college or your studies.

Future opportunities

What can I progress to?


  • Construction Plant Mechanic
  • Motor Vehicle Fitter
  • Motor Vehicle Breakdown Engineer
  • Motorsport Engineer

Further information

Why study here?

  • The staff are experts within their field of work
  • You will work with industry grade equipment in state-of-the-art in College workshops
  • You will work with employers to gain hands-on experience in the motor vehicle industry and earn a salary while you learn

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: 24 November 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Course code: FRW06L3-19
  • Web url:

Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Student Services
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01909 504500
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