IMI Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Engineering and Automotive



Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Full Time

Crosskeys Campus

Start Date

Start Date
31 August 2021


1 year

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Vehicle Maintenance & Repair (Motorcycle), or Equivalent L1 Diploma. Direct entry with a minimum of 4 GCSEs grade D or above to include Maths/Numeracy and English/Welsh 1st Language.

In a nutshell

This course enhances your technical and academic knowledge of vehicle technology.

This course is for you if...

... You have completed the Level 1 Diploma

... You have a keen interest in vehicles

... You are good at problem-solving

What will I be doing?

This course will provide an intermediate study of the technology and repair techniques associated with light vehicles and it will also prepare you for further study in the automotive industry.

There are five technical units broken down into chassis technology, engine technology, transmission technology, electrical and electronic technology and general aspects (eg health and safety).

The course is delivered through:

  • Practical demonstrations
  • Realistic working tasks
  • Lectures to develop foundation knowledge
  • Assignment work

You’ll be assessed through practical and written assignments. Upon completion, you’ll achieve:

  • Level 2 Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles
  • Appropriate supporting qualifications to broaden your skill set and meet the needs of industry
  • Skills Activities
  • English and Maths

What is expected of me?

To enter this course, you’ll need the Level 1 Vehicle Maintenance & Repair (Motorcycle) or Equivalent L1 Diploma. Direct entry with a minimum of 4 GCSEs, Grade D or above, to include Maths/Maths Numeracy and English/Welsh First Language, is also an option.

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 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance or an Apprenticeship in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.

Additional information

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.

Crosskeys Campus
(Full Time)
Start Date: 31 August 2021

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

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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