IMI Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 1
Engineering and Automotive
Mode of Study
31 August 2021
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 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 enjoy problem-solving
... You wish to progress to an apprenticeship or further learning
What will I be doing?
The course offers Apprenticeship opportunities in both small independent garages and large main dealerships.
You'll learn through:
- Practical demonstrations
- Realistic working tasks
- Lectures to develop foundation knowledge
- Assignment work
You’ll be assessed via realistic working environments, practical assessments and written assignments. Upon completion, you’ll gain:
What is expected of me?
To enter this course, you’ll need a minimum of 4 GCSEs, Grade G or above, to include Maths/Maths Numeracy and English/Welsh First Language, or an appropriate Entry Level qualification.
Full commitment to attendance is required, as is the ability to work independently and as part of a team. You should 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?
Level 2 Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, or an Apprenticeship.
You’ll need to purchase appropriate Personal Protective Equipment, such as boots and overalls, the cost of which is approximately £40.00. You’ll also need to supply your own stationery and folders.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team
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