Level 1

Diploma in Transport Maintenance


1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2023


Adult 19+


Motor vehicle

This course is designed to engage and motivate students who are interested in learning about motor vehicles and the motor industry.

You will study the following units:

  • Health & Safety in the Workplace
  • Interpret Technical Information
  • Tools, Equipment & Materials
  • Spark Ignition Engine Systems
  • Vehicle Engine Cooling & Lubrication Systems
  • Vehicle Steering & Suspension Systems
  • Vehicle Fuel & Exhaust Systems
  • Vehicle Spark Ignition Systems
  • Vehicle Electrical Systems
  • Vehicle Braking Systems
  • Electric Vehicle Awareness

Each unit is assessed through practical-based observed tasks and an online end of programme exam.

A minimum of 3 GCSE’s Grade 2 and above in Maths, English, and one other subject.

On completion of the course, you will be able to progress on to Level 2 Subsidiary Diploma in Maintenance & Repair

Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following courses
Career progression

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.