IMI Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 2
Engineering and Automotive
Mode of Study
31 August 2021
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:
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.
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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