Motor Vehicle Industry

Course Details

Our schools Motor Vehicle programme offers students an insight into the industry by providing a hands-on learning environment. Our purpose-built facility is equipped to provide a real working environment to allow students to make an informed choice in career path.

The qualifications covered are level 1 or level 2 in Light vehicle Maintenance. Subject areas covered within the course are:

  • Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Introduction to Hand Tools
  • Routine Vehicle Maintenance Processes and Procedures
  • Introduction to Engine Components and Operation
  • Introduction to Spark Ignition
  • Introduction to Compression Ignition
  • Air and Liquid Cooling System Components and Operation
  • Lubrication System Components and Operation
  • Vehicle Transmission Driveline Maintenance
  • Introduction to Light Vehicle Steering and Suspension Systems
  • Braking System Checks
  • Wheel and Tyre Checks
  • Lighting & Electrical Checks

All of our qualifications are on the current Department of Education approved list for Key Stage 4 delivery.

We offer programmes which can be designed over multiple days to include maths and English or just the vocational element.