This Entry Level 3 qualification is based on the new Qualification & Credit Framework (QCF) which is suitable as the vocational subject-based learning component of Foundation Learning.
Without formal entry requirements, these qualifications are open to anyone aged 14 and over, who is interested in gaining a nationally-recognised qualification.
The qualifications are primarily designed to engage and motivate 14-19 year olds who are interested in learning about the maintenance of motor vehicles and the various roles that are available in the retail motor industry. The qualifications' combination of mandatory and optional units provides learners with the flexibility of achieving and progressing in small manageable steps.
The qualifications have a practical approach to assessment and include many visual questioning techniques, which will stimulate and interest the learner.
You will work in a practical environment with workshop tools and equipment, building skills and techniques in the following areas of the industry:
You will also study to develop an understanding of motor vehicle workshop safety and the retail automotive maintenance and repair industry.
If you love cars and are considering working in the Motor Vehicle Accident Repair industry, this course will give you those specialist skills required to either progress to the Level 2 Diploma or on to employment.
The course includes:
This qualification is specifically designed to engage and motivate you if you are interested in learning about the maintenance and repair of motor vehicles and the various jobs that are available within the motor vehicle retail industry.
A minimum of 49 credits must be achieved of which 41 credits must be achieved at Level 1 or above for this qualification.
The mix of units studied includes:
The objectives of this framework are to:
The duration of this apprenticeship is a minimum of 24 months. You will be required to attend college 1 day a week.
This is a Level 2 Apprenticeship.
The aim of this programme is to attract new people into Vehicle Maintenance and Repair from a wide range of backgrounds to replace those who leave or retire and to upskill the existing workforce in England. Objectives of this programme are to:
The duration of this apprenticeship is generally 24 months.