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Mechanics (Cars and Buses) Level 3 Diploma at College of North West London (FE)

Course description

This course is for you if you are looking to gain employment in the motor industry or are in employment and looking to improve your skills and qualifications. You can study either car, van, lorry or bus disciplines. If you are not employed you will attend up to three days per week; if you are employed you will attend one day per week.

Course content

You will study higher level technology and diagnostic techniques relating to modern vehicles. Skills of diagnostics will cover areas such as engine management, braking systems, suspension systems, electrical and electronic systems, and others areas of modern vehicles. You will cover 8 QCF units equating to a credit value of 73.

Entry requirements

You will need English and Maths skills at Level 2. If you do not have evidence of your English and Maths levels you will be given an online English and Maths assessment after you submit your application. You may also be asked to complete a piece of free writing or a vocational assessment. If you meet the entry requirements you will then be offered an interview with a tutor to discuss the course


You will be assessed through practical tasks and online tests.


How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact College of North West London (FE) directly.

Last updated date: 04 March 2016
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