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Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Systems Maintenance FT at Chesterfield College

Course description

Key modules on this course include:

  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance Techniques
  • Electrical and Electronic Systems Operation
  • Air Conditioning and Climatic Control Systems Operation and Repair
  • Fault Diagnosis and Repair using Electrical and Electronic Diagnostic Equipment
  • Functional Skills including Maths, English and ICT

Course content

We base our courses on employment needs of the region. Therefore, you can expect to learn topics that are relevant to the industry. Your course will be made up of a mixture of core modules, that are essential to the course requirements, and units that you can choose to specialize in yourself. You'll be guided by your tutor on which units to choose that will best suit you. Key units on this course include:-Motor Vehicle Maintenance Techniques-Electrical and Electronic Systems Operation-Air Conditioning and Climatic Control Systems Operation and Repair-Fault Diagnosis and Repair using Electrical and Electronic Diagnostic Equipment-Functional Skills including Maths, English and ICT

Entry requirements

If you like the idea of working with cars and other vehicles and studying both practically and on a theory basis then this course is a great strating point. This course is ideal if you want to further your skills from Entry Level or if you don't have any experience at all in Vehicle Systems Maintenance but would like to try it out prior enrolling on a longer term programme of study. You will need to have an assessment to identify what level of study you are currently working at for English and Maths as well as recognising simple engineering applications and principles. You will need a pair of overalls and safety shoes (steel toe cap).

Financial information

Yes dependant on your circumstances

Future opportunities

You can apply to progress onto the Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Systems Maintenance to further your skills and knowledge ready for employment.

Further information

'• Where costs are quoted in this document they are correct at the time of publication, but may be changed• Timetables are given as an indication only, these may vary• Weeks shown are the maximum number expected• The formation of a class is conditional

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: 16 May 2017

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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • Advice and Guidance
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 01246 500500 extension 2103
    • Email address:
    • advice@chesterfield.ac.uk

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