Automotive - Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 2 Study Programme

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Please note you can only send one application to this provider.

What will you be working towards?

Code 59466-2
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Are you embarking on a career within the light vehicle industry? This study programme will give you the opportunity to study for a valuable vocational qualification and give you the chance to brush up on your English and Maths skills.

Future Career and Earning Potentials: 

Motor Mechanic £18K-£35K

Motor Vehicle Breakdown Engineer £20K-£40K

Motor Vehicle Fitter (Fast Fit) £13K-£29K

(Source: National Careers Service)

Please Note: Work placement opportunities will be available at all levels.


What you will study

Level 2 Award or Certificate in Motor Vehicle Studies

• Hybrid vehicle operation

• Hydraulic and electrical power steering

• Faults and diagnosis and identifying causes of wear.

• Electrical components and formula

Level 2 Award or Certificate in Vehicle Fitting Principles (Fast Fit)    

 Knowledge and skills of inspection, repair and replacement of:

•High-Performance light vehicle tyres

• Light vehicle exhaust systems and components

• Light Vehicle Suspension dampers and springs

• Light Vehicle Braking Systems and Components

Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle 

• Engine units and components

• Auxiliary electrical units and components

• Chassis units and components

• Inspection of vehicles

How will it be delivered?

You’ll be assessed through practical tasks conducted in our mechanical workshops and evolve online knowledge examinations and portfolio building.

Entry requirements

Level 2 Award or Certificate

5 GCSEs 9-3 including English and maths


Level 1 in an automotive qualification plus English and maths grade 9-3

Level 2 Diploma

5 GCSEs 9-3 including English and maths


Level 2 Certificate in an automotive qualification and working towards English and maths GCSE grade 4 or above .

Your next steps...

On successful completion and with the required English and maths grades you can progress through the levels.