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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles Technical Certificate Level 2

Practical Vs Theory

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Course overview

This course is designed to pro­vide you with the the­o­ret­i­cal and prac­ti­cal skills you need to progress into employ­ment in the auto­mo­tive indus­try. You will devel­op a sol­id under­stand­ing of light vehi­cle sys­tem units and com­po­nents by cov­er­ing many aspects of light vehi­cle repair, includ­ing remov­ing and replac­ing engines, and elec­tri­cal and chas­sis units.

 

Entry Require­ments

Light Vehi­cle Main­te­nance and Repair Prin­ci­ples Diplo­ma Lev­el 1, or sig­nif­i­cant indus­try expe­ri­ence with GCSE Eng­lish and maths at grades 4/C or equivalent.

We will review each appli­ca­tion on a case-by-case basis to ensure you get a place on the course most suit­able for you. One of the ways we do this is through a very effec­tive 6 weeks to suc­cess’ pro­gramme that oper­ates from the first day you start your course. This includes sup­port such as (but not lim­it­ed to):

  • Allow­ing you to change cours­es if you change your mind in the first 6 weeks — sub­ject to course availability
  • Mov­ing you between course lev­els if you are find­ing your cur­rent lev­el too easy / too hard — sub­ject to course availability
  • Incor­po­rat­ing Eng­lish and maths GCSE resits in to your timetable if you don’t pass at Grade 4
  • One-to-one reviews with your aca­d­e­m­ic tutor to ensure you are pro­gress­ing and achiev­ing well

Our course enquiries and admis­sions team can be con­tact­ed at enquiries@​stamford.​ac.​uk should you have any fur­ther questions.

How The Course Will Be Assessed

You will receive reg­u­lar feed­back in order to help you fur­ther devel­op your skills and pre­pare you for the assess­ments which con­sist of a series of prac­ti­cal assess­ments, writ­ten assess­ments and online tests.

Addi­tion­al Information

You will require a uni­form con­sist­ing of steel toe capped boots and over­alls which can be pur­chased from our web­site at enrol­ment. Please see the col­lege life web page to see how we can sup­port you with these items https://​www​.stam​ford​.ac​.uk/​c​o​l​l​e​g​e​-life

Poten­tial Future Career

On suc­cess­ful com­ple­tion of this course, you can progress to the Lev­el 3 Light Vehi­cle Main­te­nance and Repair Prin­ci­ples Diplo­ma or apply for a Motor Vehi­cle Ser­vice and Main­te­nance Appren­tice­ship Stan­dard Lev­el 3.

You will also need to have achieved your GCSe maths and Eng­lish at 4 or above to progress further.

Course Con­tent

Dur­ing your study you will have access to the motor vehi­cle work­shop where you will be giv­en the oppor­tu­ni­ty to per­fect your prac­ti­cal skills as well as car­ry­ing out class­room based the­o­ret­i­cal learn­ing. You will cov­er more advanced motor vehi­cle sub­jects such as chas­sis tech­nol­o­gy, engines, trans­mis­sion and elec­tri­cal and elec­tron­ic technology.

 

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