You’ll cover things like:
routine vehicle maintenance (cars, vans, lorries, motorcycles, hybrid vehicles, etc)
removal and replacement of vehicle units
diagnosis and rectification of vehicle faults.
working safely on hybrid vehicles
valeting cars or running your own car valeting business
fitting and replacing vehicle tyres
maintenance and installation of alarms, digital instruments, satellite navigation systems, etc
To gain a Vocationally Related Qualification (VRQ) you learn with your training provider or FE college, learning by doing. Assessment is via combination of essential underpinning knowledge with practical learning. This includes practical tasks, oral/written questioning and online tests.
At level 2 you have already developed a good foundation of skills and knowledge required to become a vehicle service technician and are ready to move to the next level. You could become a Car Valeter, a Light Vehicle/Heavy Vehicle/Motorcycle Service Technician or a FastFit/Tyre Technician.
Level 2 will suit you if you have already developed a good foundation of skills and knowledge required to become a vehicle service technician and are ready to move to the next level. At this level you can choose from the following qualifications:
Diploma/Certificate in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles
Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles
Diploma in Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Principles
Vehicle Fitting Principles Qualifications.
Diploma in Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles
Award in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Operation and Maintenance
Diploma in Vehicle Valeting Principles
Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles (4290-12)
There are no formal entry requirements for this course. All candidates must be at least 16 years old and you will be asked to complete a short test at the start of your course that’s known as an initial assessment. This will help to decide which ESOL qualification is right for you.
Upon successful completion of your course, please contact us on 0203 609 0260 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to book your final exam(s) for this qualification, which must be taken in our main centre usually on one day (or within the same week if there are multiple exam(s).
Please note: The cost of this course includes 1 attempt at the final exam(s) and you must bring photographic ID such as a driving license or passport/National ID with you in order to enter the examination room.