Motor Vehicle Transport Maintenance C&G Level 1 Award - City of Wolverhampton College

Motor Vehicle Transport Maintenance C&G Level 1 Award Study Mode: Part-time   |    Course Level: 1

Get on the road to a great career in the motor vehicle industry with the Level 1 Motor Vehicle Award in Transport Maintenance. 

This short course will develop your skills and knowledge in a range of areas and give you a multi-skilled qualification which will enable you to progress to a higher level qualification or an apprenticeship in the area that interests you the most. 

You will learn skills in light vehicle service and repair, vehicle body repair, vehicle body refinishing, valeting and vehicle construction and use your skills in a realistic working environment in our modern industry-standard workshop. 

Also, if you earn less than £25,000 per year and aged 19 or over, you could study this course for FREE! Take advantage of the new funding and #DoMore with your future.

To access this course you will be required to: 

  • Attend an interview at the college 
  • Complete an online assessment to determine your current skills and knowledge

During the course you will study three modules from the following selection:  

  • Vehicle engine lubrication systems  
  • Vehicle engine cooling systems  
  • Vehicle fuel and exhaust systems  
  • Vehicle braking systems  
  • Vehicle steering and suspension systems  
  • Vehicle wheels and tyre systems 
  • Vehicle hand skills and manufacturing techniques  

By studying this course you will: 

  • Learn about the motor vehicle industry 
  • Gain an understanding of the principles and procedures for carrying out basic vehicle checks and repairs  
  • Improve your skills in vehicle valeting 
  • Learn the basic principles of vehicle construction 
  • Find out how engines and components operate  
  • Learn about maintenance and the use of tools 
  • Gain skills in the removal and refitting of body panels 
  • Find out about health and safety 

Throughout the course you will be assessed through observation of practical tasks, written assessments, assignments, research and online tests.

Succesful completion of the course will enable you to: 

  • Progress to the Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Inspection  
  • Pursue an apprenticeship in the motor vehicle industry

We have a modern, well-equipped motor vehicle workshop where you will get the chance to use your practical skills by working on a range of different vehicles in a realistic working environment under the supervision of industry-qualified tutors.

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