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Level 3 in Vehicle Maintenance & Repair

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Course CodeV0320
Academic Year1819
Dates10th September 2018 to 28th June 2019
Location NameNuneaton Campus
AreaMotor Vehicles/HGV
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionThis course covers the technical needs to work in the motor vehicle repair industry. It provides essential knowledge for technicians working on vehicles such as cars, vans in all kinds of garages, dealerships and maintenance depots. The service and maintenance course concentrates on the diagnostic and repair skills required for the industry.
Study OutlineAll units require 3 workshop tasks, one 600-900 word assignment and an online exam pass to achieve this diploma. G8: Customer care. Understand legislative and organisational requirements and procedures. LV13: Automatic transmission: CVT and DSG systems. Driveline Systems: Symptoms and Fault diagnosis. LV08: Advanced Braking Systems. Advanced Steering Systems. Advanced Suspension Systems. Fault diagnosis. LV07: Single and multi-point injection systems.
Entry RequirementsSuccessful completion of a Level 2 motor vehicle course, GCSE Grades A - C, initial assessment levels level 2 - level 3 in English and Maths, good attendance and attitude to match.
EquipmentYou will require steel toe cap boots, overalls, pen/pencil, notepad/folder and a memory stick.(STEM) science technology engineering and maths will be a feature in all lessons
AttendanceWe expect students with in the motor vehicle section to behave in a manner which is fitting for employment, any poor behaviour displayed will be dealt with accordingly.You will be required to attend 3 days per week as this is a full-time course. It is compulsory for you to attend all sessions including English and Maths Functional Skills, with a minimum of 95% attendance. If you are in a position where you have GCSE grades A-C in English and Maths or equivalent functional skill qualifications,
AssessmentYou will be assessed carrying out a number of practical tasks in the workshop, written assignments and a number of on-line assessments for all of your study programme elements (including English and Maths).
ProgressionOn successful completion of your study programme including English and Maths your next step will be to progress in to employment or a suitable Apprenticeship where the work based elements would need to be achieved. You will have to have employment in the trade to access this opportunity. A level 4 advanced vehicle diagnostics and Management Competence qualification could be your next step, again you would need to ensure you are employed in a company.
Awarding BodyIMI (Institute of Motor Industry Awards Ltd)
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?Y
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