What do I learn?
Over the two years of the programme you learn the theory of Motor Vehicle and gain the practical skills and experience necessary to progress in this industry or related areas. The elements of the course are: L2 Diploma in Motor Vehicle L2 NVQ Diploma in Motor Vehicle Functional Skills in English Level 1 and Maths Level 1 Employment Rights and Responsibilities.
You spend 1 day a week in college participating in classroom and practical-based sessions. The other 4 days are spent working in the workplace putting what you have learned into practice. All aspects of training will be carried out in college. These will be taught both in the classroom and the workshops. You will then take the skills you have learnt at college out to the workplace and will be expected to bring in work based evidence and build a portfolio with the evidence you have collected in the workplace. An assessor will visit your work place to observe your working practices. All key skills will be delivered at college within your day release.
What do I gain?
You will build the basic knowledge required to carry out many Motor Vehicle tasks. It will give you an insight into the profession and valuable insight into future careers open to you.
What do I need?
There are no entry requirements for this course but on application you will be called in to sit an Initial Assessment to ensure that you are at the correct level of learning and you will then be invited in to college for an interview with a member of the Motor Vehicle team.
What can I do next?
On successful completion of the course you can progress to the Advanced Apprenticeship in Motor Vehicle. The duration of this course is 2 Years and will be a day release course.