To develop a sound understanding of the checks, test and replacement methods involved in the maintenance of a motor vehicle.
OverviewCandidates with develop a sound understanding of the checks, test and replacement methods involved in the maintenance of a motor vehicle. Candidates will be able to identify causes of fault and rectify them. Candidates demonstrate a knowledge of engine operation and the ability to strip down a vehicle and test engine operating systems.
Who is this course for?Candidates who wish to be able to work in a garage setting, able to check, test and repair a vehicle. Candidates who wish to further develop their diagnostics skill to move onto level 3 diagnostics, auto electrical and MOT testing.
GCSE Grade 4 or higher in Maths and English
A previous motor vehicle qualification.
- Practical observations
- Written job card reports
- Online multiple-choice exams
- Skills & Knowledge in Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment.
- Skills & Knowledge in Supporting Job roles in the Automotive Work Environment.
- Skills & Knowledge in Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices in the Automotive Environment.
- Skills & Knowledge in Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance.
- Skills & Knowledge in Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Engine Units and Components.
Benefits/SkillsAbility to service, maintain and repair a motor vehicle. Ability to fault find and correct vehicle operation. Ability to work and progress as a motor vehicle technician.
Careers/ProgressionLevel 3 diagnostics course, vehicle technician, auto-electrician of MOT tester.
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