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