16-18 Courses

Level 2 City and Guilds Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Hackney Campus, Havering Ardleigh Green, Tower Hamlets Campus
  • Qualification

    16-18 Courses
  • Subject

    Motor Vehicle Technology
  • Schedule

    Timetable dependent (Days)
  • Duration

    36 Weeks
  • Age


Course Fees

No fees

Entry requirements

Level 1 Diploma or City and Guilds Level 1, or English and Maths at GCSE grade 3 or above. You will also need a good report from your school.


This course is designed for students looking to work in the motor vehicle industry. You will get the opportunity to put theory into practice in our well-equipped, on-campus garage.

Study units include:

  • Advanced engine operating principles
  • Fuel and exhaust systems
  • Spark and ignition
  • Cooling
  • Lubrication
  • Transmission
  • Wheels and tyres
  • Brakes
  • Steering and suspension
  • Routine maintenance
  • Removal and replacement of vehicle units
  • Diagnosis and rectification of vehicle faults
  • Learning safe and correct workshop procedures
  • How to use specialist tools and equipment

Further information

This course can lead to our Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles. Alternatively, this course could lead to an apprenticeship or employment in the motor vehicle and engineering industry.

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