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Level 2 Apprenticeship in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance at MidKent College

Course description

Earn while you learn on an apprenticeship with the College! This nationally recognised standard will provide you with the skills, experience and knowledge you need to progress in your chosen career. Your apprenticeship framework will include a combination of on-the-job training, studying for your qualification at College and maths, English and possibly ICT depending on the framework and any prior GCSEs.There are millions of vehicles on the UK's roads - which means many motor vehicle technicians are needed to keep them roadworthy. Improve your career options by studying for a Heavy Vehicle Maintanence apprenticeship at the College.

Entry requirements

Students need to have the following:> Employment within the sector with a contract of employment for at least 30 hours per week> A good standard of education with 5 GCSEs at A-D / 9-3 including maths and English (or equivalent)> Satisfactory completion of the college initial assessment

Future opportunities

Develop your mechanic skills further with another Motor Mechanic course at the College! Career opportunities available to you include:> Light vehicle service technician> Heavy vehicle service technician> Motorcycle service technician> Auto electrical technician> Mobile electrical installation technician> Heavy vehicle trailer technician> Lift truck technician

Further information

> At College, you will develop your knowledge and practical skills within our well-equipped workshops and theory sessions> You will need to provide your own personal protective equipment at College to study Heavy Vehicle Maintenance

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.

Last updated date: 25 October 2018
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    • Set in the Oakwood Park complex, MidKent College's Maidstone Campus provides a pleasant learning environment for students. The site houses a range of quality workshops – including those for Bricklaying, Carpentry, Motor Vehicle and Welding – as well as a large learning resource centre, refectory and welcoming social zone.

      In 2012 major redevelopment work costing a total of £25 million started at the Maidstone Campus, with new state-of-the-art facilities expected to be open by December 2013.

      As part of the rebuild MidKent College has purchased the University for the Creative Arts' Maidstone campus, which is also based at Oakwood Park and now houses the majority of the College's higher education courses.