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Motortech (Vehicle Maintenance and Repair - Light Vehicle) Level 2 Diploma at City College Plymouth

Course description

This study programme offers a great progression route from level 1 motorsport and is a valued, nationally recognised qualification that will enhance your employment prospects in the industry. It covers the technical needs of today's motor vehicle repair industry, including the diagnosis of non-complex system faults. It provides essential knowledge for service technicians working on light vehicles (cars and vans) in all types of garages, dealerships and maintenance depots. 

Course content

This study programme offers a great progression route from level 1 motorsport and is a valued, nationally recognised qualification that will enhance your employment prospects in the industry. It covers the technical needs of today's motor vehicle repair industry, including the diagnosis of non-complex system faults. It provides essential knowledge for service technicians working on light vehicles (cars and vans) in all types of garages, dealerships and maintenance depots.

Entry requirements

In our experience in order to be successful on this level of course you will need one of the following:

  • four GCSEs at grades D-F (including grade Ds in English, maths and science, or a level 1 diploma at merit grade)
  • a BTEC foundation diploma in a related subject
  • an NVQ level 1/technical certificate in a related subject
  • equivalent qualifications or relevant work experience.

Assessment

Variety of practical tasks and assessments, online and paper exams 

Future opportunities

On successful completion you may progress to:

  • the Advanced Motortech Diploma or any other level 3 engineering course at the College
  • an advanced Apprenticeship in light vehicle repair, or
  • employment in the industry as, for example, a trainee technician. If you do go into employment you could complete the NVQ element of this diploma, adding value to your qualification.

- See more at: http://www.cityplym.ac.uk/courses/motortech-vehicle-maintenance-and-repair-light-vehicle#sthash.hdRb52Tr.dpuf

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 26 February 2016

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