Essential information:

Title:

Level 3 - Motor Vehicle

Code:

004147/1/1

Start date:

04/09/2017

End date:

04/07/2018

Weekly hours:

15 hours per week

Location:

Broadstairs,Dover

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Content

What does this course involve?

You’ll learn how to repair a broad range of vehicle systems using the latest computer-aided diagnosis and scanning equipment and hybrid vehicle training rigs in our well equipped workshops. As well as practical skills you will gain experience in agreeing customer needs and other employability skills.

You can look forward to the opportunity to carry out diagnostics on a range of modern vehicles. You will take part in trips to relevant automotive locations like Delphi and Mercedes-Benz World and gain insight into the industry with guest speakers from local specialist businesses.

This Study Programme will include English and Maths at an appropriate level, and it will support the development of skills towards employability and suitability to progress onto the next level of study.

Requirements

What qualifications do I need?

You will need a minimum of five GCSEs at C grades or equivalent, including maths and English. Students may be able to progress from a Level 2 vocationally related programme.

Assessment

You will learn through practical sessions in our workshops and assessment will be through demonstration of competence, written assignment work and online tests.

Fees & Costs

Additional expenses to consider include:
Steel Toe Capped Boot (£20)
Corporate Overalls (supplied £18)
Course textbook (supplied £25)
IMI Student Membership (arranged £10)
Go Karting Trip (including transport) £50
(All prices quoted are approximate and prices may vary)

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

If you are aged 19 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit www.24plusmicrosite.com/eligible-tool. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or email broadstairs@eastkent.ac.uk)

Dover Campus 01304 244333 (or e-mail dover@eastkent.ac.uk)

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Opportunities

On successful completion you could gain employment within the motor vehicle industry as a Mechanic or Vehicle Diagnostics Technician.

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