Automotive - Level 2 Award or Certificate in Motor Vehicle Studies at Wakefield College
If you are interested in progressing into the automotive maintenance and repair profession, this is the course for you. It involves attending at our Castleford Campus with its state-of-the-art motor vehicle workshops for about 3 days per week.
What you will study
You will study a variety of units including:
Engine Mechanical. Ignition system & principles. Lubrication systems & Principles, cooling systems & principles. Hybrid vehicle operation.
Braking system principles working out efficiency
Hydraulic and electrical power steering
Suspension systems principles
faults and diagnosis and identifying causes of wear.
Vehicle inspection and compare against manufacturers specification
Electrical components and formula
How you will learn
The course is a fairly even split between classroom based theory lessons and practical workshops. You will use online learning material.
5 GCSEs at A*-D (new grade 9-3)
A Level 1 qualification in Motor Vehicle maintenance
You will be assessed on your practical skills, which must meet industry standards.
Each unit will have an end of phase exam, which has a pass mark of 60%
Tuition and certification are free if you are aged 16-18. Related additional costs may include materials, equipment, visits, and residentials, which are payable by all students.
Any student registered with an Awarding Body who has been given free entry and subsequently withdraws or is withdrawn by a tutor will incur the certification fee associated with the course.
Any re-sit examination will incur a cost. Different fees apply to international/overseas students and those studying this qualification as a standalone course.
You will be expected to have the following books
Hilliers, fundamentals of motor vehicle technology 6th edition
Hilliers, fundamentals of automotive electronics book 2
You will also be expected to complete assignments through self-study to be completed within set timescales.
Apprenticeship, Full time level 3, Full time employment
For further information please contact our Course Information Team on 01924 789111. Alternatively, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.