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Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles

This course is designed for students who want to develop practical skills in, and broaden their understanding of motor vehicle systems.

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  • Subject Area: Engineering
  • Mode: Full Time
  • Campus: Weybridge
  • About this course

    This course is designed for students who want to develop practical skills in, and broaden their understanding of motor vehicle systems. You will work to recognised industry standards and obtain the underpinning knowledge and skills to prepare you for a career in this industry. The college has close links to motor vehicle companies and training exercises and conditions are similar to those experienced on site.

    As part of your programme of study you will also attend tutorial and take part in work experience.  All learners who do not have a GCSE grade 4 or above in English and Mathematics will continue to study these subjects.


    Where will I be studying?

    The Brooklands name has a long association with the engineering industry and we’re very proud to continue the tradition through our wide range of engineering courses in well-equipped workshops.

    Our excellent engineering facilities comprise several workshops including Aeroplane hanger (including a helicopter rig!) computer facilities and study areas.

    Course Details

    Who is the course suitable for?

    This course is an ideal step after having studied a motor vehicle qualification at level 1, and is designed to extend your knowledge of light vehicle maintenance and repair.

    How is the course assessed?

    Assessment is though practical and knowledge tasks and online multiple choice exams

    Are there any extra costs?

    • In advance of the course starting students will need to purchase their own Health and Safety equipment (Personal, Protective, Equipment). This will consist of Steel or composite toe safety shoes and overalls. Guidance on this will be provided during the application stage.
    • Pens, pencils, ruler, protractor, compass, eraser, line paper and a ring binder Students are allocated a certain amount of free printing, after which a small fee will be incurred.

    Entry Requirements

    What qualifications will I need?

    5 GCSE passes including 1 GCSE at grade 4 and above or for progressing student’s successful achievement of a level 1 vocational qualification.


    Next Steps

    The Certificate and the Diploma both allow candidates to progress into employment. Students who have completed the Level 2 Diploma and have achieved a GCSE grade 4 in both their Mathematics and English can progress onto the Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Technology (Motorsport).

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    Brooklands College Weybridge Campus

    Heath Road, Weybridge, Surrey KT13 8TT

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    Stanwell Road, Ashford TW15 3DU



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