Engineering

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3 Extended Diploma

In Brief

Start Date /

This one year study programme starts in September

Entry requirements

  • Sucessful completion of Extended Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance Level 2

You will achieve

Level 3 Extended Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Course overview

If you love cars and enjoy fixing things, this could be a perfect career for you.

Motor vehicle technicians repair and service cars, vans, motorbikes, lorries and coaches. They work on all vehicle mechanics and electrics, from engines and exhaust systems to air-conditioning and security.

For individuals who love to be around cars, becoming an auto mechanic is a dream job. Auto mechanics repair and tune engines to maximum running efficiency, install parts and accessories, and repair dented body panels.

Course content

This Extended Diploma provides individuals a broad breadth of learning within four Applied Units. The criteria are contextualised for the retail motor industry. The Applied Units include:

Vehicle Science
Vehicle Maths
ICT for Vehicle Repair
Electric & Electronics

Level 3 Extended Diploma course specifications

You will be formally assessed throughout the course.

You will require writing and drawing materials, and suitable footwear and clothing for workshop activities.

Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) Centre
Old Mill Lane
Barnsley
S70 2LA

For some learners this qualification could prepare them for progression to further learning and training. For others, this qualification could also provide a useful recognition of their practical skills and knowledge, to aid their step from one job role to another

 

How much does the course cost?

16 – 18 year olds

Full-time Barnsley College students aged 16-18 years old do not have to pay tuition fees.

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

This course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk. about eligibility and how to apply. You can also visit the Advanced Learner Loan page.

 

 

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk

Barnsley College has a range of sports opportunities for all students to take part in, gain professional training and compete nationally and internationally. We also have a state-of-the-art fitness village, Honeywell Sports Village where students can make use of our fitness suite, spinning studio and classes for competitive rates. You don’t have to be studying sport to get involved in the Sports Academy.

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3 Extended Diploma

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