Level 2 - Vehicle Systems Maintenance

Course code: FFAD106P

Subject area: Motor Vehicle

Study level: School Leaver

Course level: 2

Course details

9:00am - 5:00pm

Monday to Friday

6th Sep 2021 - 1st Jul 2022

Abingdon Campus

Contact details

enquiries@abingdon-witney.ac.uk

01235 555585

The Level 2 Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Course can help you in your progression to a career in the Motor Vehicle Industry. The course incorporates a range of assessment, including exams, practical observations, and written assignments. This gives learner an insight into the expectations within the Motor Industry and the standards and professionalism expected.

The course is an expansion from the Level 1 Vehicle Systems Maintenance and learners will expand the practical, technical, and academic skills previously obtained. This course continues to focus on the core automotive and technical skills values by employers in the workplace. Learners will also develop their knowledge and skills when working on Chassis and Suspension Systems, Vehicle Electrical Components and Health and Safety throughout the workplace.

- Skills in Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
- Skills in Supporting Job Roles in the Automotive Work Environment
- Skills in Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices in the Automotive Environment
- Knowledge in Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
- Knowledge of Support for Job Roles in the Automotive Work Environment
- Knowledge of Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices in the Automotive Environment
- Skills in Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance
- Skills in Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Engine Units and Components
- Skills in Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Electrical Units and Components
- Skills in Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Chassis Units and Components
- Skills in Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Driveline Units and Components
- Knowledge of Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance
- Knowledge of Light Vehicle Engine Mechanical, Lubrication and Cooling Systems Units and Components
- Knowledge of Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Engine Units and Components
- Knowledge of Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Chassis Units and Components
- Knowledge of Light Vehicle Transmission and Driveline Units and Components
- Knowledge of Light Vehicle Fuel, Ignition, Air and Exhaust Systems Units and Components
On successful completion of this course you will be able to apply for an Apprenticeship or seek Motor Vehicle Technician level employment.
Successful completion of the Level 1 Motor Vehicle study programme alongside 4 GCSEs at grade D/3 and above usually including Maths and English or Functional Skills level 1 in Maths and English
In addition to the main course fees there is an additional cost of £340 for tool kits/work wear clothing and £60 for textbooks. There is also a trip fee of £60. (Costs are approximate and given for guidance only.)

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently planning any trips as part of your course. If we are able to organise trips during your course, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course cost, call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The 19+ full fee button displays the full fee that may apply, the rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. Also see the Course Fees & Finance page by searching Fees and bursaries link at the top of the screen.

Due to COVID-19 we are not currently planning any trips as part of your course. If we are able to organise trips during your course, the cost of these will be communicated to you at the time. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate. Bursaries may also available to cover the cost of some trips.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 298 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

16 - 18 Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Books: £35.00

Total Cost: £35.00


19+ Fee

Tuition Fee: £1,250.00
Exam Fee: £70.00
Books: £35.00

Total Cost: £1,355.00


19+ Reduced Fee

Tuition Fee: £0.00
Exam Fee: £0.00
Books: £35.00

Total Cost: £35.00

City and Guilds Level 2 Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles
A variety of assessment methods are used including observation of practical workshop tasks, practical task write ups which detail how the task was performed, written theory knowledge papers and online exams. These will challenge your understanding of the content and concepts of automotive engineering. If required you will also study GSCE or Functional Skills English and/or maths to support your entry to employment, apprenticeship or further studies.
As well as the technical and practical skills you will gain a range of transferable skills including written and oral communication, team working, self-management, time management, leadership, self-confidence and self-directed learning.