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Motor Vehicle Service & Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle)

Level 3

Course code: G23P175
Type: Apprenticeship
Duration: 24-30 months
Subject area: Apprenticeships,Motor vehicle
Location: Hereford
No fee information available

About the course

A motor vehicle service and maintenance technician works in dealerships with a focus on a particular manufacturer or as part of the team in an independent garage. This apprenticeship will give you the necessary knowledge and skills to work in a garage and provide services and maintenance on light vehicles such as cars and vans. You’ll learn about steering and suspension geometrics, common fault types, alternative fuels, tool maintenance and more.

What qualification will I gain?

  • A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.

  • IMI Level 3 Diploma Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Why choose us

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

What you could do next

IMI Level 3 Award in Electric/ Hybrid Vehicle System Repair and Replacement, IMI Level 4 Award in Diagnosis, Testing and Repair of Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and Components, IMI Level 4 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles

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 relevant Level 2 qualifcation in Motor Vehicle or relevant two plus years work experience

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