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Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair IMI Level 1 Diploma at West Cheshire College

Course description

Want to work as a Garage Mechanic? This course is an introduction to automotive engineering, which will enable you to gain the necessary skills and experience to repair and maintain motor vehicles. You’ll be introduced to all practical aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair, including tyres, brakes, suspension, steering systems, engines, transmission systems and vehicle electrical systems. You’ll be able to further develop your skills by progressing on to the Level 2 course or an Apprenticeship. There is an opportunity to fast track Level 1 and Level 2 in the same academic year (subject to approval) .

Course content

You’ll be introduced to areas including body construction, tyres, brakes, suspension, steering systems, engines, transmission systems and electronics.

Entry requirements

Two GCSEs at grade F or above including English and Maths or successful completion of an entry level programme with English and maths

Assessment

You will be continually assessed throughout the programme.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 03 May 2016
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