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Motor Vehicle 2
Level 1

Diploma in Transport Maintenance


1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sept 2023




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.

You will need to have GCSE Maths, English Language and two additional subjects at grade 2 (E) or above.

As part of the application process you will also be asked to explain why you want to study this course, so that we can ensure any course offer made aligns to your career goals.

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.