Motor Vehicle courses
Get on the road to an exciting career in the motor vehicle industry.
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Light Vehicle Transport Maintenance, IMI Diploma
What will I do on this course?
This study programme will teach you the essential knowledge you’ll need to work on a range of vehicles and motor vehicle systems. It is a highly practical course, which is perfect if you are looking to start a career in vehicle maintenance.
You will learn about working safely in a garage environment, light vehicle components and engine systems and how they function. This course also includes tutorial support, employability development, work experience and study skills. We will also develop your English and maths skills as part of this course.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through workshop observations, an e-portfolio and an online multiple-choice questionnaire.
What could I do after this course?
This study programme could lead to a job in the motor industry, and you can increase your skills and earn a higher wage by completing our Level 2 qualification in Light Vehicle Maintenance or a Vehicle Maintenance Intermediate Apprenticeship.
A commitment to learning and interest in motor vehicles, plus a successful interview.
Occupations related to Light Vehicle Transport Maintenance, IMI Diploma
Vehicle technician, mechanic or electrician
Vehicle technicians, mechanics and electricians accept calls for help and repair and service the mechanical parts and electrical/electronic circuitry and components of cars, lorries, buses, motorcycles and other motor vehicles, and repair and service auto air-conditioning systems.
Employment in region: 7,548 positions
Vehicle body builder or repairer
Job holders in this unit group construct and repair the bodies of road vehicles, and fit interior and exterior fittings to vehicle bodies.
Employment in region: 724 positions
What Our Students Say
Alessandro Tessitore, Motor vehicle
“The facilities and the tutors were excellent and exceeded my expectations”
Course: Motor Vehicle
What next? Allessandro has progressed onto the Level 3 course.