The College of West Anglia
Motor Vehicle - Service & Repair - Level 3

COURSE DESCRIPTION

If you are interested in pursuing a career in motor vehicle service and repair, and car mechanics, this course is for you.

The course will engage and motivate you, as you learn about the maintenance of motor vehicles and the various roles that are available in the retail motor industry. The course is practical and includes many visual questioning techniques which will stimulate and interest you. The learning outcomes are assessed by a variety of task-based assessments, observation, oral questioning and online assessments.

The Level 3 qualification covers details of modern vehicle technologies and industry operating systems in advanced diagnostic skills, in both mechanical and electronic fault finding. You will learn not only how we diagnose with scan tools, but more importantly, how we use a wide range of diagnostic methods.

You will learn a wide range of skills, from talking to customers to using some of today's advanced tools to enable the correct diagnosis first time, every time.

QUALIFICATION DETAILS

QCF Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles (Level 3)



Students aged 16 to 18 who do not already have GCSE qualifications in maths and/or English at grades 4 (C) - 9 (A*) will take qualifications in English and/or maths as part of their vocational study programme - this is a government requirement.

Find out more about the other components of our vocational study programmes, including iCWA and work experience here.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You will need to:

  • Have studied Motor Vehicle - Service and Repair - Level 2, with good attendance and progress reviews

You will be invited to an interview to help us ensure the course is right for you.

ASSESSMENT DETAILS

The course is assessed through a combination of practical and theory assignments.

START TIME AND ATTENDANCE DETAILS

This course is available from 02/09/2019 at King's Lynn

This course is Full-Time

COURSE LENGTH

1 Years

FEE DETAILS

Age 16-18
If you are under 19 on 31st August in the year you begin your programme, you will not have to pay a course fee; however, all full-time courses have a resource fee attached and there may also be additional fees for materials, kits and trips. For details of resource fees for your course, please use our fee calculator.

Age 19+
Fees for students aged 19+ vary according to programme, age and circumstances. For further details and to calculate the fees for your course, please use our fee calculator. There may also be additional fees for materials, kits and trips.

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