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Bradford College

Light Vehicle Maintenance

Qualification Gained
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles
Study Level
Adult, School Leavers, Level 2
Start Date
September 2024
Study Mode
Bowling Back Lane


If you are thinking of joining the motor industry, it is now more important than ever that you have the right qualifications which are based on industry’s requirements. This Award will provide you with a knowledge and understanding of Vehicle Maintenance and Repair (Light Vehicles) and build on the skills developed at Level 1.

  Key Info

The course is based on sound technical craft ability, supported by relevant theoretical studies. Our aim is to enable you to gain essential experience and the knowledge, practical skills and technology in vehicle, mechanical and electrical systems. You will learn about removing and re-fitting vehicle components as well as completing practical tasks in the college’s motor vehicle workshops as well as taking part in classroom-based activities.

  • Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
  • Supporting Job roles in the Automotive Work Environment
  • Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices in the Automotive Environment
  • Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance
  • Removing and Replacing Light Vehicle Units and Components
  • Light Vehicle Units and Components

Entry to this course requires GCSE English and Maths at a grade 3.

Assessment includes practical tasks, oral/written questions as well as online tests.

A Level 2 qualification can lead to further study on a Level 3 Diploma or an automotive apprenticeship. Careers can include:

  • Car Valeting
  • Light Vehicle Service Technician
  • FastFit/Tyre Technician

If you are 16 to 18 years old you won't have to pay tuition fees. If you're 19 or older you may need to pay a fee.

This is representative of the most common fees scenario, but actual fees can vary depending on a number of factors. Please contact us if you need more guidance.

If you have any questions or require any additional information, please contact [email protected]

Disclaimer: Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service at any time.

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