Introduction to Vehicle Technology (Entry 3)
Type: Full Time
Subject: Engineering and Motor Vehicle
Start Date: 01 September 2020
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
This course is ideal for school leavers who wish to develop their skills and gain a recognised motor vehicle qualification which can lead to further training and education within the motor industry.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event, details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
You will have needed to show excellent attendance, punctuality and behaviour at school and a genuine interest in this subject as well as willingness to work hard in a challenging profession and have an interest in vehicle mechanics.
What is covered
Topics covered include:
• Vehicle construction basic routine maintenance
• Identification of tyres, brakes, steering and suspension systems
• Identification of engines and engine components
• Identification of transmission systems and transmission related components
• Identification of electrical components and related systems
How is the course assessed
A series of online exams along with practical and theory coursework.
What can this course lead to
Successful completion of this course may lead on to level 1 qualifications such as the Level 1 in Light Vehicle Maintenance or an apprenticeship programme.
Are there any additional costs
You will need to supply your own overalls and safety shoes or boots. You will need to bring along sufficient stationery for class work.