The knowledge and practical skills already gained in the IMI Award programme are further developed within this course to give you the confidence to gain employment in the Motor Vehicle Industry.
What will I learn?
You will gain basic practical skills of all aspects of general car maintenance and repair through workshop experience, and this will be backed up by a foundation of basic knowledge gained from class work.
- Removing and Replacing Engine Units and Components
- Removing and Replacing Electrical Auxiliary Units and Components
- Carrying out Routine Vehicle Maintenance
- Removing and Replacing Chassis Units and Components
How will I be assessed?
There will be practical and theory assessments throughout the year.
3 GCSE grade 4 (C) or above including Maths and English AND either a full Level 1 Diploma at Merit grade or above OR a GCSE grade 4 (C) in Science.
You will need to show genuine interest in the automotive industry. Entry is also dependant on an interview.
Progression & Career Opportunities
Following successful completion of this course you could move onto our level 3 apprenticeship. You will be able to find full employment in the Motor Vehicle Industry.
Cost of Study
This course is fully funded for students who are 16-18 years of age.
A course contribution fee of £50.00, this covers one external trade related trip and one textbook. You will be required to supply your own boots and overalls.