Apprenticeships

Motor Vehicle Services and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship Level 3

Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
36 MONTHS APPRENTICESHIP PART TIME DAY 2022
Contact us Stephenson Road Campus
Duration Age Group Study Year Cost Available Locations
36 MONTHS APPRENTICESHIP PART TIME DAY 2022
Contact us Stephenson Road Campus

Overview

This course is delivered as a day release programme, Learners will attend College 1 day per week to undertake both theoretical and practical training. Learners will develop skills, knowledge and behaviour which are essential for anyone wishing to pursue a career as an automotive technician for Light Vehicles.


For more information contact our Workforce team

Call: 01702 221800

Email: apprenticeships@southessex.ac.uk

Entry Requirements

  • Employed in a trade/industry related to the apprenticeship.
    You will need to find employment in a related trade/industry before applying for the apprenticeship programme you wish to complete.
  • A*-C 9/4 Grade GSCE or Level 2 functional skills in English & maths

Course Structure

The apprentice will learn the following:

  • The basics of vehicle and emerging technologies
  • Types and characteristics of light vehicles
  • Diagnostic principles
  • Basic tasks common to all procedures
  • How to maintain a safe and efficient workshop
  • Using specialist equipment
  • Servicing & maintaining a vehicle without supervision
  • Instigating & identifying faults
  • Removing, repairing & replacing parts In line with manufacturer’s standards

Assessment & Feedback

Apprenticeship Standard

An Apprenticeship Standard programme is occupation focused and concentrates on the relevant knowledge, skills and behaviours required to complete the programme successfully.

What Next...

Pursue higher level opportunities within the industry.