Practical lessons take place in the motor vehicle workshops and give you the opportunity to develop the skills needed to pass the assessments. You will learn about safety in the workshop, the tools and specialist equipment and how to carry out basic checks and repairs on the vehicles. Theory lessons will cover the required technology. These are classroom based, giving you the opportunity to take notes to aid your studies.
There are no formal entry requirements needed to join, but those in education will be expected to complete their current learning programme.
Knowledge is assessed using on line exams, and also by oral questioning during practical assessments.
Following success in this course you can apply to join a Level 1 Motor Vehicle course in Mechanical or Body & Paint.
Career opportunities include working in motor vehicle repair establishments of fast fit outlets, as a repair technician or parts specialist.
Will this course suit me?
All applicants should demonstrate a willingness and a desire to study on a motor vehicle course.
Students may be required to purchase their own PPE/appropriate work wear.