Students wishing to progress from Level 1 Vehicle Diploma or those with some experience in Automotive Technology and wishing to prepare for Apprenticeships.
5 GCSE's including Maths and English grade C or above desirable. All students will be interviewed.
Students will learn about vehicle technology from Engine Systems to Chassis and Electrical. There are four online exams to complete which include Braking Systems, Specialist Tyres, Exhaust Systems and finally vehicle maintenance and repair. Maths and English are also part of the course.
Students will experience both classroom based theory lessons and practical workshop sessions. The course will include enrichment activities such as visits to trade shows and car factory tours.
Practical assessments, online theory exams along with Maths and English will also be studied and assessed.
Students may progress to Level 3 Full Time studies or Apprenticeships.
Students may be required to do some home study and purchase a text book to help with the course.