Level 2 Diploma City & Guilds
If you're a school leaver or looking for a sounds understanding of car mechanics, this is the course for you. You'll discover all the latest technical needs that you'll need for the motor vehicle repair industry including diagnosis or non-complex system faults.
This course is also perfect for mature students looking to change your career or pursue your passion.
You can look forward to a varied programme of modules that also includes a work placement. In addition, you'll gain a broad understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace and all the skills you'll need to work in a garage. You'll also continue your English and Maths up to GCSE level. Modules include:
- Vehicle technology and workshop methods and processes
- Routine vehicle maintenance
- Vehicle Braking Systems
- Basic diagnostic routines
- Transmissions systems
- Carrying out routine vehicle maintenance
- Chassis units & components
- Electrical Auxiliary units & components
- Removing & Replace engine units & components
Study programmes include a minimum of compulsory work experience hours achieved through one day a week or block placements. The amount of hours required is dependent on the study programme.
We offer impartial careers guidance to all current and potential students, to learn more about careers support at Plumpton College or to explore your next step, contact Careers Hub on 01273892010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book an appointment with a member of the team – we’re here to help.
Industry Work Placement
All students aged 16-18 on our Level 2 & Level 3 programmes will now have to take part in an exciting and compulsory 50-day industry placement programme alongside completion of their vocational course. The programme will give you the chance to gain valuable skills in a real working environment whilst being paired with your ideal employer.
Our mission is to pair students with their ideal employer and to support them continuously during the placement.
There is flexibility on how students complete the placement; it can be during non-college weekdays, weekends, in blocks or over the holiday period. You will receive all of the necessary information during your interview, and if you have any queries in the meantime please contact email@example.com
You'll be able to study for your Welding Introduction and Grinding/Abrasive Wheels Certificate also F-GAS (air-con) qualification (which is an extra cost)
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Mature students without the above requirements will be considered.
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1 Year, full-time
3 Days per week in college
1 Day per week in industry/work experience (180 hours)
£80 for materials
By completing this course, you'll be able to go on to complete a Level 3 course in engineering. Alternatively, it's a great case for you to go into employment withing vehicle servicing and maintenance.
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Apply for this course online now to begin you journey towards a qualification in Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Repair.
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