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Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles FT at Chesterfield College

Course description

Key modules on this course include:

  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance Techniques
  • Electrical and Electronic Systems Operation
  • Exhaust Fitting Techniques
  • Engine and Transmission Service and Maintenance
  • ,li>Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT)

Course content

We base our courses on employment needs of the region. Therefore, you can expect to learn topics that are relevant to the industry. Your course will be made up of a mixture of core modules, that are essential to the course requirements, and units that you can choose to specialize in yourself. You'll be guided by your tutor on which units to choose that will best suit you. Key units on this course include:-Motor Vehicle Maintenance Techniques-Electrical and Electronic Systems Operation-Exhaust Fitting Techniques-Engine and Transmission Service and Maintenance,li>Functional Skills (English, Maths and ICT)

Entry requirements

This course is perfect for you if you have achieved a Level 1 Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance or mostly Ds and Es at GCSE and want to progress your skills for a career in the industry. It's also suitable for you if you have prior knowledge and experience of working in the Motor Vehicle Repair and Maintenance industry, your qualifications are no longer valid or you don't have relative qualifications. The course is both practical and theory based and is held at our Lockoford Lane campus which has purpose built garages in which to gain hands on experience. If you're not progressing from Level 1 you'll need an assessment to identify what level of study you are currently working at for English and Maths as well as recognising simple engineering applications and principles. You will need a pair of overalls and safety shoes (steel toe cap).

Financial information

Yes dependant on your circumstances

Future opportunities

Upon successfully completing this course you can progress on to studying at Level 3 to take your skills to a more advanced level. Alternatively you could seek employment in the industry or apply for an Apprenticeship.

Further information

'• Where costs are quoted in this document they are correct at the time of publication, but may be changed• Timetables are given as an indication only, these may vary• Weeks shown are the maximum number expected• The formation of a class is conditional

How to apply

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Last updated date: 16 May 2017

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