Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles Diploma Level 2 at The Manchester College
Whether you’re just leaving school and want to join the automotive industry, are already employed and want to enhance your skills with a relevant qualification, or would just like to develop your working knowledge of car electrics, this Level 2 Diploma in Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles could be the perfect course for you. Throughout the duration of the course, you’ll cover both the theoretical and practical aspects of a range of topics, including diagnosing & repairing electrical units, and locating & correcting simple electrical faults. You’ll learn how to enhance vehicle electrical system features, and how to conduct pre & post work inspections. You will even get the chance to develop your skills in removing & fitting basic mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) components. This qualification forms the knowledge component of the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) Sector Skills Council’s Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Installation Apprenticeship framework. It’s based upon industry specific National Occupational Standards, and will give you a good knowledge, practical experience, and a recognised qualification to advance onto further training.
To be eligible for this course, you should have a relevant Level 1 qualification or at least three GCSEs at grade D or above (grade 3 or higher), including Maths and English at grade C (grade 4/5). We’ll assess your current qualifications, experience and interest in working in the automotive industry, to ensure you’re suitable for this Level 2 Diploma. Due to Government changes to grading systems for GCSEs in 16/17, please follow the below link to see specific entry criteria for school leavers School Leaver Entry Requirements.
During the course, your assessment will be made up of both online tests (including multiple choice questions and written assignments) and practical, hands-on tasks in the workshop, set by IMI.
All full-time courses are free to 16-18 year olds who meet funding regulations. For further details please call the Course Enquiry Team on 03333 222 444.
After you’ve completed this Level 2 Diploma, you’ll be well equipped with a wide knowledge of vehicle electrical principles and the ability to show your expertise to current or perspective employers for a career in the automotive industry. It’s the ideal step to the Vocational Competence Qualification (VCQ) and can be used as credit towards it.If you want to advance your knowledge and abilities further, you could also progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles with us here at The Manchester College.
How to apply
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