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Vehicle Maintenance and Repair - Light Vehicle - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)

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Apprenticeship outline

If you prefer vocational training to academic study and want to gain technical skills in light vehicle maintenance and repair, while earning a wage, read on!

The course covers:

  • Routine light vehicle maintenance, including engine systems
  • Inspecting, repairing and replacing light vehicle: standard and high performance tyres
  • Carrying out light vehicle four wheel alignment
  • Inspecting and replacing light vehicle exhaust components; suspension dampers and springs; vehicle batteries, braking systems and components; suspension dampers and springs; vehicle batteries, braking systems components

You will gain gain a broad knowledge and understanding of health and safety in the workplace, agreeing customer vehicle needs and other skills associated with working in a garage.

How to apply for this apprenticeship

You can register your interest in an Apprenticeship by emailing your CV to

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Call the Business Engagement Team on 0115 945 7260

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Start date

You can start this Apprenticeship at any time of the year.


Vehicle Maintenance and Repair - Light Vehicle - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)


12 - 18 months

Level Level 2
Entry requirements
  • You will need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week in a relevant job but we can assist you in finding a placement.
  • You will also need 4 GCSEs at grades A* to D/9 to 3 or equivalent including English Language and Maths. Some employers may require additional qualifications depending on the role.

Adults who are aged 19+ with appropriate industry experience but without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.

All applicants will be required to undertake an assessment in English and maths prior to enrolling.


Course assessment is made up of three elements:

  • Online testing
  • A portfolio of evidence
  • Practical assessment
  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (Level 3)
Additional information

You or your employer must supply your boots and overalls.

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