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Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Competences Level 2 Apprenticeship at Havering College of Further and Higher Education

Course description

This course covers:

  • Motor Vehicle Studies;
  • Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Procedures;
  • Mechanical Vehicle Repair Training.

New subject areas including basic Diagnostic Skills and HVAC are covered in this course. The following are all mandatory units for this course:

G0102, G3, G4, LV01, LV02, LV03, LV04, LV12 (a brief description is included in the next area for each unit).

Entry requirements

Level 1 Vehicle Maintenance Qualification or proven previous experience in vehicle knowledge/skills (certificates required on interview).


To complete each unit there are practical assessments, a written assessment and an online phase test to be completed before credits can be achieved.

Compulsory subjects include:

G0102: Health & Safety, G3: General Automotive Studies, G4: Tools Equipment and Materials, LV01: Vehicle Servicing, LV02: Vehicle Chassis Components Maintenance & Repair, LV03: Vehicle Electrical Studies, LV04: Vehicle Steering & Suspension Studies, LV12: Vehicle Transmission Studies.

Future opportunities

You could move on to study at the next relevant level (depending on grades attained) or seek employment to enhance your ability for future educational needs.

This could lead to full time employment in Automotive Industry and/or the Mechanical Engineering Industry.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Havering College of Further and Higher Education directly.

Last updated date: 19 April 2016

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