City & Guilds Diploma in Automotive Engineering Level 3

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Engineering & Automotive



Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Full Time


City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
01 September 2020

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Vehicle Repair.

In a nutshell

This is an in-depth Level 3 VRQ Vehicle Maintenance and Repair course.

This course is for you if...

...You wish to further your capabilities and knowledge
... You have a keen interest in automotive engineering
... You already work in the motor vehicle industry

What will I be doing?

This course is a technical certificate to enhance your Level 2 knowledge or for those already working within the motor vehicle industry who want to further their knowledge in both diagnostics and repair of vehicle systems, covering engine, chassis and engine management.

You’ll be assessed via internal practical and online assessments. Upon completion, you’ll gain:

  • Level 3 Automotive Engineering
  • Appropriate supporting qualification/s where applicable to tailor the programme content to meet specific needs of the community, learner or industry.
  • Skills Activities
  • Maths and English

What is expected of me?

To enter this course, you’ll need the Level 2 in Vehicle Repair.

Full commitment to attendance is required and you’ll need to be able to work independently and as part of a team. You should also have a strong desire to work in the motor vehicle industry, abide by the college ethos and be willing to participate in improving your level of academic subjects.

What comes next?

Higher Education or an apprenticeship.

Additional information

You’ll need to purchase appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at an approximate cost of £40.00 and will also need to supply your own stationery.

*See website for full details on the Welsh Baccalaureate

Where can I study City & Guilds Diploma in Automotive Engineering Level 3?

City of Newport Campus
(Full Time)
Start Date: 01 September 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Call 01495 333 777 to speak to our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change

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