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Motor Vehicle – Autocare Technician

Level 2

Course code: G23P179
Type: Apprenticeship
Duration: 24-30 months
Subject area: Apprenticeships,Motor vehicle
Location: Hereford
No fee information available

About the course

An auto-care technician carries out services and repairs to cars, car-derived vans and light goods vehicles, using a range of tools, measuring and diagnostic equipment. The role requires a unique combination of technical, retail, customer service and problem-solving skills. Please note: this Standard does not on its own qualify apprentices to work on air-conditioning systems. Employers who require apprentices to work on air-conditioning systems must also provide the F-Gas qualification.

What qualification will I gain?

  • A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.

  • IMI Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance

Why choose us

HLNSC have industry-qualified tutors with substantial experience in this subject area.

What you could do next

Level 3 Motor Vehicle Service & Maintenance Technician. IMI membership as a Registered Young Professional or Associate Member. Entry on the IMI Professional Register.

Entry requirements

  • Suitable employment on or prior to starting the apprenticeship training programme.

  • An appropriate level of maths and English (assessed prior to apprenticeship start)

  • Apprentices without English or maths (at Level 2 for a Level 3 Apprenticeship or Level 1 for a Level 2 Apprenticeship) must achieve this prior to taking the End Point Assessment).

  • We can support you to achieve the desired level of maths and English, through functional skills taught sessions which are mandatory to attend as part of your programme (you cannot achieve your apprenticeship without the required level of maths and English).

A group of male students in correct uniform watching a male tutor demonstrating working on a car engine in a garage environment at Walford College