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Motor Vehicle

Motor Vehicle

Mode of study Vocational Full-time
Duration 1 Year
Campus London Road Campus
Start date September 2020
Course code FLR1MTV (2021)
  • Who is it for?

    This programme is intended for students who are considering a career in the motor industry. It is designed to provide candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge to progress within the service and repair sector of the industry. Progression from the programme would be onto a City & Guilds Level 2 programme.

  • Entry Requirements

    A minimum of four GCSEs at grade 3 or above, preferably including Maths and English.

  • What does the course involve?

    Units consist of: Contribute to Workplace Good Housekeeping; Introduction to vehicle technology and workshop methods and processes; Remove & Replace chassis and engine units and components; Carry out basic routine maintenance; Personal and Social Development, Tutorial and Functional Skills.

  • How much does it cost?

    Students will be expected to provide their own overalls, safety shoes and contribute to the cost of any additional enrichment activities.

  • What do I do next?

    You can apply online via the APPLY NOW button. You can also apply for a second, alternative programme of study on the application page. If after reading this factsheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Open Evenings, ring Admissions on 01743 342346 or email:

Leanne Arnold

Leanne Arnold

Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Service and Repair
Previous Institution: Shrewsbury Academy

I was on the part-time six week car maintenance course and enjoyed it so much that I decided to gain my Level 2 diploma. I think the course covers everything perfectly and I really like doing the electrics modules.

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