IMI Level 1 Diploma in Automotive Maintenance
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not expected to have any prior knowledge or experience, however, an interest in the subject area is advisable.
Future Study and Careers
This qualification will help support progression onto qualifications that further develop candidates knowledge of either working safely in emergency or recovery situations or within a technical role carrying out routine servicing and maintenance activities on Electric/Hybrid vehicles.
This is for you if you want to learn the basic skills and knowledge involved in the motor vehicle industry.
It will give you the flexibility to develop your knowledge and skills across a variety of specialist areas to prepare you for further studies and employment.
Your course will be a mix of theory sessions in the classroom and practical sessions in the workshop.
Topics include the retail motor industry, health and safety, vehicle materials and joining methods, preparation to become a vehicle driver, steering and suspension system components, wheel and tyre construction, braking and exhausts, lubrication system components and electric vehicle awareness.
You will also learn the skills you need for the workplace including personal social development, communication, numeracy, organisation and relationship-building.
You will also complete maths and English qualifications if you haven’t got them already as they are essential in this industry.
Sunday 1st August 2021 – Sunday 31st July 2022
Engineering & Construction Campus