Automotive Studies Certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 1 at Lowestoft College
This course covers the basic technical needs for today’s motor vehicle repair industry. It provides essential knowledge for service technicians working on light vehicles (cars and vans) in all types of garages, dealerships and maintenance depots.
Some of the areas covered are:
- Health and safety
- Steering systems
- Braking systems
- Suspensions systems
- Petrol engines
- Cooling systems
- Lubrication systems
The entry requirements for Level 1 are four GCSEs at D grade or above (to include maths and English).
There will be a variety of assessments throughout the course - the majority of these will be practical and there will be online assignments and two online exams. All IMI work will be completed on the IMI online ePortfolio system.
The usual progression route from Level 1 is to go on to the Level 2 full-time course or a Level 2 Apprenticeship.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lowestoft College directly.