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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles - Fast Track (Level 2) - Full-time

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Course outline

This course is perfect if you’re looking to use your sound academic ability to fast track your skills and knowledge of car maintenance and repair further.

If you are expected to achieve 5 GCSE grades at 9– 5 (A*– C) including English Language and Maths, then you are now eligible to apply for our Fast Track Level 2 course which means you can achieve a Level 2 and then potentially move up to our Level 3 in only two years. This would allow you to be qualified and working in a technician role a whole year sooner than those who traditionally start at Level 1 and build up from there. Many main dealerships, especially those of premium brands are now looking for technicians with good academic results as well as excellent hands-on skills.

You’ll learn how to service and repair cars and vans and how to diagnose and solve non-complex faults on vehicles. This is a fast-paced course with a high level of commitment required around theoretical course work as well as the equivalent of half a day in our workshops.

You can expect to put everything you learn into practice on a range of different vehicles. You’ll also get to work alongside experienced technicians, so you can learn from people who already have vast experience in the trade.

How to apply for this course

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You will be able to apply for 2020 entry soon.

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Location Date


London Road


Start: 4th September 2019

Course code: C000198 / Q001137


IMI Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles


1 year

Level Level 2
Entry requirements

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grade 9–5 (A*– C), including English Language and Maths.


You’ll take part in continuous practical assessments and tests.


Choose to follow with further studies at Nottingham College on a Level 3 Light Vehicle advanced apprenticeship.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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