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Advanced Apprenticeship in Light Vehicle

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Course CodeV0415
Academic Year1718
DatesEnrolments throughout the year
Location NameHarrowbrook (CTC)
AreaMotor Vehicles/HGV
Mode Of ProvisionPart Time
IntroductionThis Advanced Apprenticeship is designed to follow on from the Intermediate apprenticeship. It will enable you to be competent at diagnosing faults in vehicle systems.
Study OutlineExamples of units you may cover include: • Knowledge of diagnosis and rectification of vehicle auxiliary electrical faults • Knowledge of diagnosis and rectification of light vehicle engine faults • Competency in diagnosing and rectifying light vehicle engine faults • Knowledge in diagnosis and rectification of light vehicle chassis faults • Competency in diagnosing and rectifying vehicle auxiliary electrical faults • Competency in diagnosing and rectifying light vehicle chassis system faults • Knowledge of diagnosis and rectification of light You will study Functional Skills level 2 in English, Maths and Information Communication Technology.
Entry RequirementsGCSE grades A-D preferably in English, Maths & ICT. All candidates must sit an Initial & Diagnostic assessments (College entrance test). If you’re interested in becoming an Apprentice, you will need to be employed or find an employer who is recruiting an Apprentice. See the Apprenticeships section of our website to discover more and find out about our vacancies service.
EquipmentYou will require steel toe cap shoes, overalls, notepad, pen / pencil and a memory stick / portable data storage device
AttendanceFour days per week in the workplace and one day per week at our Harrowbrook Training Centre over two years.
AssessmentThe apprenticeship will be assessed in a variety of ways including on-line exams, written assignments, completing practical tasks and work based practical observations.
ProgressionWith relevant industrial experience, you could progress to a level 4 Technology & Management or a Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Vehicle Operations.
QualificationIMIAL Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair (VRQ) and an IMIAL level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Competence (VCQ).
Awarding BodyIMI (Institute of Motor Industry Awards Ltd)
Level3
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?N
Suitable for Employers?Y
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