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WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

This one-year course is ideal for school leavers who wish to study and gain practical experience before moving on to a Level 1 Automotive course. It is a good foundation programme if you want to develop a career in the automotive industry. The course allows you to build up your basic skills in vehicle maintenance and repair.

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Location: Central Campus

Start Date: 03/09/18

FORMAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

There are no formal entry requirements, but you will need to attend a formal interview to discuss your suitability for the programme. Commitment and enthusiasm for the automotive industry are essential, along with a reasonable level of maths and English.

WHAT DOES THE COURSE INVOLVE?

The programme is approximately 50% practical and 50% theory. Practical assessments cover cooling systems, lubrication, engines, and general service and repair. Students are always encouraged to gain subject-related work experience.

ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES

Three weeks are set aside for enrichment. This might involve visits to London, Blackpool, Coventry Motor Museum or RAF Cosford , walking over Dovedale or the Malvern Hills, go-karting, mountain biking, golfing, table tennis, and self-defence, to name but a few. There is usually no or minimal cost for any of these activities.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

There are several practical assessments with knowledge questions that form part of your qualification.

WHERE CAN I GO NEXT?

Once you have successfully completed this course, including maths and English, you may choose to progress to the Level 1 Motor Vehicle programme.

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