City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance (Light) Level 1

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

A minimum of 4 GCSEs grade G or above to include Maths/Numeracy and English/Welsh 1st Language or an appropriate Entry Level qualification.

In a nutshell

This course covers the repair and servicing of cars and light vehicles and covers all aspects of repair and maintenance, including electrical and electronic work and use of IT.

This course is for you if...

... You have a keen interest in vehicles
... You’d like to work in a garage or dealership
... You enjoy problem-solving

What will I be doing?

The course offers Apprenticeship opportunities in both small independent garages and large main dealerships. The course is delivered through:

  • Practical sessions in a realistic working environment (RWE)
  • Classroom based learning
  • Tutorial support
  • Group work

You’ll be assessed through practical and written assignments, presentations, portfolio work, observation and demonstration. Upon completion, you’ll achieve:

What is expected of me?

To enrol you’ll need a minimum of 4 GCSEs grade G or above, to include Maths and English at grade E or above (or Welsh as a first language)

What comes next?

Level 2 Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair or an Apprenticeship.

Additional information

Where can I study City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance (Light) Level 1?

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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