This one-year, Level 3 course is carried out at our off site, fully-operational motor vehicle unit, covering both practical and theory. This course is the standardized course for assessment in diagnostics and repair and involves a technical certificate which can also support an apprenticeship. You will learn advanced skills in vehicle technology, which may lead to a career in the motor vehicle industry, or onto university to study more advanced mechanics.
What will I learn?
This course is broken down into technical sections which includes four main vehicle areas designated by the National Occupational Standards developed by IMI. These involve:
• Chassis Technology
• Engine Technology
• Transmission Technology
• Electrical and Electronic Technology
How will I be assessed?
The assessment of this course is made up of two components: IMI Awards set practical tasks and IMI Awards set online testing.
You will need to have completed a Level 2 Motor Vehicle qualifications before moving onto Level 3.
What can I do next?
You will be able to continue onto a level 3 course in motor vehicle studies or gain employment with the option of continuing your studies.