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Vehicle Maintenance Level 3 Diploma at Furness College

Course description

Interested in fixing cars, then learn how to do the job properly with the latest technology for fast fitting and vehicle servicing and save a fortune in car repairs.

Course content

This qualification contains subject areas derived from industry standards developed and selected for those working in the motor industry.

Students must complete a number of units including the use of diagnostic equipment to diagnose and rectify various faults from the differing systems within the motor vehicle.
The programme is made up of the C&G 4290 VRQ LEVEL 3

Every full-time course will include a real experience of work.

Maths and English form part of this course and will be assessed at the relevant levels.

Entry requirements

A Level 2 in Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, or other equivalent qualification. You will be required to attend a pre-entry assessment and interview.


You will be assessed through practical competence, portfolio of work, knowledge tests and assignments.

Financial information

You will need boots, overalls, and stationery equipment.

Future opportunities

An Advanced Apprenticeship or employment in a garage setting. Progression is based on aptitude and a successful interview.

Further information

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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Furness College directly.

Last updated date: 08 March 2016
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