We can help you start a career in the motor industry, whether you want to maintain and repair different types of vehicles (cars, vans, trucks, or even motorcycles), fit and replace parts, electric systems and tyres, run your own car valeting business or work on hybrid vehicles safely.
~ Includes work experience ~

Age groups

16-18, 19+

What courses can I choose?

CourseLevelQualificationAwarding body
CourseLevelQualificationAwarding body
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles3DiplomaIMIAL

What will I learn?

  • Health and safety around vehicles
  • Removal and fitting of parts
  • Using tools and materials
  • Engine, suspension, braking, electrical and exhaust systems
  • Basic checks such as oil and water
  • Fault diagnosis, removal and replacement of component parts
  • Inspection, repair and replacement of high performance vehicles

What qualification will I have?

Depending on which course you take,
you’ll have an award, a certificate or a diploma.

How do I complete the course?

You’ll be assessed through an online test, an assignment or an oral assessment.

What can I do next?

With your qualification, you can apply for a job as a:

  • mechanic
  • tyre fitter
  • panel beater
  • roadside assistance mechanic
  • car valet

Alternatively you can learn a related course at a higher level or apply for an apprenticeship in a related work area.

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