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Vehicle Fitting Principles Level 2 Diploma at Stephenson College

Course description

A course for people who would like a career in the retail motor repair industry.

Course content

You will study 3 mandatory Units (Health & Safety, Job Roles and Tools & Equipment), and 5 optional Units ( Brakes, Suspension, Vehicle Maintenance, Batteries & Charging, Wheels & Tyres) You will also study employability skills, and 3 functional skills at a level appropriate to you, Maths, English and ICT.

Entry requirements

You will usually already hold a level 1 qualification in light motor vehicle engineering, and have GCSE grades equivalent to Cs and Ds in Maths and English. However, entry is by interview with course experts, and they will make a judgement based on your previous experience, school qualifications, knowledge and enthusiasm. Direct entry without a level 1 qualification is possible if you have the right attitude and experience.


You will be assessed by observation of you carrying out set practical tasks, and completing supporting paperwork. There are some set formal exams too.

Financial information

Fully Funded

Future opportunities

Successful completers could move on to a level 3 qualification, seek employment or an apprenticeship in the retail repair industry.

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How will I learn?

You will be taught in a formal classroom setting for some of the theory, and have demonstrations and practice in our well equipped workshops. There will be some self study.

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: 20 May 2014
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