Key Stage 4:

The Vocational Opportunities Programme

Motor Vehicle

You will gain relevant, practical experience in our £1 million purpose built workshop, which having five bays makes it the largest in the area. You will train on modern vehicles have access to training rigs, so you’ll always be getting plenty of hands-on experience. Our workshop facilities include ten vehicle ramps and a simulated MOT standard test lane, and we also have four-way Hunter laser wheel alignment

Level 1

What will I be doing?

  • Health & safety in the workplace
  • Vehicle engines & systems
  • Fast-fit operations
  • Maintenance of electrical systems

Where will I be working?

In the Motor Vehicle workshop and classrooms.

What will I need to wear?

  • Overalls and boots with steel toe caps

What qualification will I gain?

  • IMI Level 1 Certificate in Service and Maintenance Engineering (QAN – 601/0531/8)

How will I be assessed?

2 attempts at external exams in:

  • Health and safety
  • Supporting job roles in an engineering environment
  • Maths and science in engineering
  • Tools identification

Options after this programme

Level 2

What will I be doing?

  • Health & safety in the workplace
  • Vehicle engines & systems
  • Fast-fit operations
  • Maintenance of electrical systems

Where will I be working?

In the Motor Vehicle workshop and classrooms.

What will I need to wear?

  • Overalls and boots with steel toe caps

What qualification will I gain?

  • IMI Level 2 Certificate in Service and Maintenance Engineering (QAN – 601/0532/X)

How will I be assessed?

2 attempts at external exams (at a higher level than level 1) in:

  • Health and safety
  • Supporting job roles in an engineering environment
  • Maths and science in engineering
  • Tools identification

Options after this programme