Automotive - Light Vehicle Maintenance Level 2 Study Programme

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code 59466-2
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


Are you embarking on a career within the light vehicle industry? This study programme will give you the opportunity to study for a valuable vocational qualification and give you the chance to brush up on your English and Maths skills.

Future Career and Earning Potentials: 

Motor Mechanic £18K-£35K

Motor Vehicle Breakdown Engineer £20K-£40K

Motor Vehicle Fitter (Fast Fit) £13K-£29K

(Source: National Careers Service)

Please Note: Work placement opportunities will be available at all levels.


What you will study

Level 2 Award or Certificate in Motor Vehicle Studies

• Hybrid vehicle operation

• Hydraulic and electrical power steering

• Faults and diagnosis and identifying causes of wear.

• Electrical components and formula

Level 2 Award or Certificate in Vehicle Fitting Principles (Fast Fit)    

 Knowledge and skills of inspection, repair and replacement of:

•High-Performance light vehicle tyres

• Light vehicle exhaust systems and components

• Light Vehicle Suspension dampers and springs

• Light Vehicle Braking Systems and Components

Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle 

• Engine units and components

• Auxiliary electrical units and components

• Chassis units and components

• Inspection of vehicles

How will it be delivered?

You’ll be assessed through practical tasks conducted in our mechanical workshops and evolve online knowledge examinations and portfolio building.

Entry requirements

Level 2 Award or Certificate

5 GCSEs 9-3 including English and maths


Level 1 in an automotive qualification plus English and maths grade 9-3

Level 2 Diploma

5 GCSEs 9-3 including English and maths


Level 2 Certificate in an automotive qualification and working towards English and maths GCSE grade 4 or above .

Your next steps...

On successful completion and with the required English and maths grades you can progress through the levels.