City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level Entry 3

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Engineering & Automotive

Level

Level
Entry 3

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Full Time

Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
01 September 2020

Duration

Duration
1 year

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

No formal qualifications required, however you must have a genuine interest in vehicle technology. A basic grasp of mechanical and electrical engineering skills would also be an advantage

In a nutshell

This course is designed to provide you with a basic overview of the technology and repair techniques associated with light vehicles. It’ll also prepare you for further study in the automotive industry.

This course is for you if...

... You want a basic understanding of the automotive industry
... You want to progress to higher-level courses
... You aspire to work in a garage or dealership

What will I be doing?

Some of the core and additional units you’ll study include:

  • Lubrication
  • Cooling systems
  • Exhausts
  • Ignition systems
  • Electrical systems
  • Braking systems
  • Transmission systems
  • Steering systems
  • Suspension systems
  • Wheels and tyres
  • Valeting

This course is assessed through a range of activities, such as written and practical examinations. Upon completion, you’ll gain:

  • Entry Level 3 in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
  • Appropriate supporting qualifications to broaden your skill set and meet the needs of industry
  • Skills Activities
  • Maths and English

What is expected of me?

No formal qualifications are required, but you must have a genuine interest in vehicle technology. A basic grasp of mechanical and electrical engineering skills would also be an advantage.

Full commitment to attendance is required, as is the ability to work independently and as part of a team. You’ll be expected to abide by the college ethos and be willing to participate in improving your level of academic subjects.

What comes next?

Level 1 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance or an Apprenticeship.

Additional information

All costs are under review and subject to change.

Where can I study City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level Entry 3?

NFDI0081AE
City of Newport Campus
(Full Time)
Start Date: 01 September 2020

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

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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