Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (Adults) - Level 1

Course Code: EA1FE639


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Start DateLocationDuration
04/01/2022Bispham Campus20 WeeksApply

Course Overview

If you are at least 19 years old, looking for a career change and have been out of education and training for a long period of time, this course is the ideal starting point on your journey to a rewarding career in the automotive industry.

This 18-week Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair course is designed to provide you with an insight into life as a Motor Mechanic or Vehicle Technician and to help you to develop the knowledge and skills required to progress onto higher levels.

This Level 1 Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair course is mainly practical, with training taking place in our £10 million Advanced Technology Centre. 

Entry Requirements

You must be aged at least 19 on or before 30 September 2020 and you must be able to attend one full day a week.

There are no formal qualification entry requirements, but you should have reasonably good levels of English and maths.

Qualification Obtained

Certificate in Automotive Maintenance

Career Options and Progression

Assessment Methods

Teaching and Learning Methods

You will be taught by tutors who have a wealth of industry experience and a passion for passing on their skills and experiences. Your tutors will get to know how you learn best and tailor their teaching methods to your needs.

This course is mainly practical and is delivered as follows (hours shown are weekly):

•    Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Practical (workshop – 5 hours)
•    Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Theory (classroom – 2 hours)
•    Independent Study (2 hours)

The environment is supportive and includes regular target setting and reviews.

Industry Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

European Structural and Investment Funds
Council for Independent Education
European Social Fund
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