Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Throughout this course, you will develop your technical ability and skills on innovative cars, while learning everything you need to know about light vehicles including chassis, transmission, engines and related systems.

You will fix faults using computerised diagnostic tools and industry standard equipment and will also use fabrication tools.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

The course will start in September and will take one year to complete.

What will I study?

During this course, you will cover the following units:

  • Health and safety
  • Job roles
  • Fabrication tools
  • Measuring devices
  • Engines and related systems
  • Chassis and related systems
  • Transmission and related systems
  • Electrical/electronic and related systems

We will also support you to find work experience within local automotive companies.

How is it assessed?

You will be assessed by assignments, completion of module packs, online exams, workshop practical assessments and an e-portfolio submission.

Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?

You should have successfully completed a level 1 Motor Vehicle qualification.

Achieving a good standard of English and maths is a key requirement for many jobs, as well as for courses you may wish to progress on to. If you achieve below a grade 4 in your English and/or maths GCSEs at school, you will study it alongside your chosen course when you join us.

What are the course fees?

If you are a school leaver, aged 16-18, (under the age of 19 on or before 31st August 2019), you do not pay tuition fees or examination and registration fees and may be eligible for additional support depending on your financial situation. For more information, please visit our dedicated Financial Support page.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Upon completion of this course, you will have the opportunity to progress on to the level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. Alternatively you may choose to complete an apprenticeship to earn while you learn.

Alternatively, you may wish to enter the automotive industry and gain employment as a technician and work your way up to Garage Manager.

Ref: Ian Dolan

Courses

All
Full-time
Part-time
Apprenticeships
Body Repair and Refinishing
MOT Training and Professional Accreditation
Maintenance and Repair
Short Courses

Meet Our Students

Jamie McMinnJamie McMinn
Level 1 Diploma in Automotive Body Repair
"My goal is to become a full-time paint technician in the industry."
Read more

Why study Motor Vehicle with us?

Future Prospects

70% of our motor vehicle students have successfully progressed into full-time employment.

Automotive Hub

We offer MOTs, car services, body repairs, paintless dent removal and smart repairs to the public.

Employer Links

Strong links with local automotive businesses, helping you to secure work experience and employment.

E-Portfolio

E-portfolio allows you to submit your work online and receive efficient feedback from tutors.

Earn and Learn

You can progress onto an apprenticeship to earn while you learn.

IMI Recognised Employer

We've been presented with a prestigious award for our professionalism and expertise.