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Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles (Light) Level 3

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The Motor Industry is constantly updating technology, at the City of Liverpool College we aim to emulate our teaching with industry standards through the City & Guilds qualification. City & Guilds is the most widely recognised qualification in the motor industry which demands standards that employers recognise.

If you have the drive, confidence and ability to perform in this challenging and dynamic sector, the rewards can be very attractive.

You will be trained by qualified staff who are from the motor industry and have various manufacturer backgrounds and many years of experience gained at the highest standards

You will also be encouraged to develop your key skills in application of number, communication and IT.

What will I Learn?

Through our programme we can take you from basic motor vehicle service skills right through to complex vehicle diagnostics on all systems. You will also gain personal skills that extends your knowledge in problem solving and team building.

You will be responsible for meeting deadlines, generating reports and customer handling. This experience will help you gain employment directly or employment via the apprenticeship scheme.

Diagnosis and rectification of vehicle engines and management systems,

Diagnosis and rectification of vehicle electrical auxiliary systems,

Diagnosis and rectification of vehicle chassis systems,

Diagnosis and rectification of vehicle transmission systems.

You will cover both knowledge and skills unit for the above, which means what you learn in the classroom will be covered in the workshop diagnosing system

Study Programmes for students aged 16-18

At The City of Liverpool College you will undertake a personalised Study Programme, which will help you to achieve your ambitions and career goals.

All of our Study Programmes are designed to help you to develop your skills and widen your college experience.

What you should expect from your Study Programme:

  • A substantial qualification e.g. GCSE, A level or vocational equivalent
  • Meaningful work experience
  • Help to achieve GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C if you do not already have them
  • Practical activities that help your personal development including study skills, enrichment activities, employability training and classes in personal and social skills to get you ready for further education or employment.
  • Support to enable you to progress to the next level of study or employment

English and Maths

English and Maths skills are vital for employment and to secure a place on courses at a higher level, including university.

We have a team of tutors who will work with you to achieve these essential qualifications and enable you to apply these skills in your day to day activities and work.

Since September 2013 any young person who does not achieve their GCSE in English language and mathematics at grade C or above will have to continue their studies at college. Students who have a grade D in either subject must study these subjects at GCSE level.

Study Programmes

Study Programmes for students aged 16-18

At The City of Liverpool College you will undertake a personalised Study Programme, which will help you to achieve your ambitions and career goals.

All of our Study Programmes are designed to help you to develop your skills and widen your college experience.

What you should expect from your Study Programme:

  • A substantial qualification e.g. GCSE, A level or vocational equivalent
  • Meaningful work experience
  • Help to achieve GCSE English and maths at grades A*-C if you do not already have them
  • Practical activities that help your personal development including study skills, enrichment activities, employability training and classes in personal and social skills to get you ready for further education or employment.
  • Support to enable you to progress to the next level of study or employment

English and Maths

English and Maths skills are vital for employment and to secure a place on courses at a higher level, including university.

We have a team of tutors who will work with you to achieve these essential qualifications and enable you to apply these skills in your day to day activities and work.

Since September 2013 any young person who does not achieve their GCSE in English language and mathematics at grade C or above will have to continue their studies at college. Students who have a grade D in either subject must study these subjects at GCSE level.

What the course leads to

This qualification is recognised by the motor vehicle industry across the world.

With a level 3 motor vehicle qualification you can also progress onto vehicle design courses at university.

You can go directly into employment or apply for an apprenticeship programme.

Qualification(s)

Entry Requirements

When the course runs

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

What's on offer at The City of Liverpool College

"Being able to have hands on experience working on cars is amazing, also we get such a wide variety of cars to work on which employers ask for. Being on this course will help me progress onto employment."

Daniel Carberry Level 2 Motor Vehicle

Course Location

Vauxhall Road
L3 6BN

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Disclaimer

Disclaimer

The College has made every effort to ensure the accuracy of course details given on fact sheets, in the prospectus and on the web site. However, the College reserves the right to make changes to provision and to discontinue courses when necessary. Please note that the College cannot accept any liability for inaccuracies or omissions which arise due to such changes.

Course Bundle Lookup

Course bundles are designed for 16 - 18 year olds only.

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