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Transport Maintenance Level 1

Overview

Designed and aimed at students interested in working on cars and the maintenance processes used on the motor vehicles. This course allows the learner to gain a broad knowledge of motor vehicle systems with hands on experience re-enforcing the knowledge gained in the classroom. With strong links to the automotive industry Askham Bryan College will help you find your place within the motor industry.

Description

What will i study? 

Structure Units created by the Institute of Motor Industry deliver only current and relevant knowledge designed to engage and motivate students. 

Students will Study the following topics:

  • Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Locating, Interepreting and Using Tecnical Information
  • Applying Engineering Techniques in an Automotive Environment
  • Light Vehicle Braking System Components and Maintenance
  • Light Vehicle Wheel and Tyre Construction and Maintenance
  • Light Vehicle Exhaust System Components and Maintenance
  • Spark Ignition system maintenance
  • Vehicle Driveline Maintenance
  • Routine Vehicle Maintenance Processes and Proceedures
  • Vehicle Steering and Suspension System Components and Maintenance
  • Lighting System Maintenance
  • Vehicle Exterior Valeting and Detailing
  • Electircal Vehicle Awareness
  • Introduction to Low Cabon Technologies in the Automotive Industry
  • Moving Loads and Vehicle Lifting
  • Vehicle Materials and Joining Methods
  • The Retail Motor Industry
  • Tools, Equipment and Consumable Materials for Vehicle Maintenance

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through practical job cards, structured written assessments and multiple choice online tests.

Where can this course take you?

You can progress on the IMI Level 2 Diploma in Motorsport Maintenance and repair delivered here at Askham Bryan College alternatively you could find employment or an apprenticeship within the automotive industry. 

Entry Requirements

At least 3-4 subjects at grade 2 (E-F equivalent) ideally including English and Maths

Further Study

You can continue progressing your studies leading onto the IMI Level 2 Motorsport Maintenance and Repair Full Time course. Or, Alternatively you can find employment or an apprenticeship in the automotive industry.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
York,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277
enquiries@askham-bryan.ac.uk