City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level Entry 3
Engineering and Automotive
Mode of Study
City of Newport Campus
31 August 2021
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:
- Cooling systems
- Ignition systems
- Electrical systems
- Braking systems
- Transmission systems
- Steering systems
- Suspension systems
- Wheels and tyres
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.
All costs are under review and subject to change.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team
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