Motor Vehicle Transport Maintenance Diploma – Level 1

If you have a passion for motor vehicles, motorsport and spend many hours under a bonnet, then a course in the motor industry is for you. Studying in one of our state of the art and fully equipped workshops, you'll develop a thorough understanding of motor vehicle technology and electronics through practical, hands-on tasks, tuition and working on vehicle repair, servicing, mechanics and electrical elements.

This Level 1 Diploma will give you a firm understanding of the skills and knowledge required to work in a motor vehicle workshop. This Light Vehicle route, in particular, allows you to have the flexibility to develop your knowledge and skills across a variety of specialist areas, preparing you for further studies and launching into a career that you are passionate about.

  • What will be studied

    Over this course, you will study:-

    • Implementing Health and Safety
    • The key tools and equipment utilised for motor vehicle repair
    • The working mechanics and repair of brakes, tyres, steering and engines
    • Key aspects of basic workshop working systems
    • The different types of oil and grease and when to utilise each one
    • Suspension systems and power train
    • Maths & English at the appropriate level
  • What are the entry requirements?

    There are no formal requirements for entry onto this course

  • Where does this course lead to?

    Level 2 Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, Service Technician Apprentice, Trainee MOT tester, workshop supervisor, technician, motorsport engineer

  • What qualifications will be gained?

    Motor Vehicle Transport Maintenance Diploma - Level 1 

  • How to get a place?
  • Other Information:

    Students aged 19+ will be subject to fees. Student finance offers help with Advanced Learner Loans and support to students, please contact Student Services on 01562 512003 or email for more information and advice.

    This qualification requires:-

    • Personal Protective Equipment
    • Steel-toe-capped footwear
    • Suitable overalls

    After completion of this course, you'll be able to head onto our Level 2 Diploma


Start Date : September 2020 End Date : July 2021 Fee : N/A
Day : N/A Time : N/A Fee Description : N/A Duration : 1 Year
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