Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

Your Unique Experience

Develop industry standard skills in our realistic garage working on a range of cars and light vehicles.

Learn inside our well-equipped garage and fine tune your skills on purpose built rigs for electrical, brakes and suspension

Acquire diagnostic testing skills on computer controlled systems

Our programme is supported through our partnership with Halfords

Course Content

This Programme is designed to build on students’ knowledge and skills developed at introductory level. Students continue to study and develop a wide range of skills required for employment in the automotive industry and/or career progression. Students will have completed an IMI Introductory Level Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair and will have ideally achieved Level 1 Functional Skill in English and Maths. Students must complete ten units consisting of both practical skills and theoretical knowledge.

More than just a Course

Interested in becoming a motor mechanic? If you want to be the best, Tameside College offers the right course to get you started.

The courses on offer here in the Motor Vehicle department will prepare you for the world of work and give you practical and academic knowledge to progress to the Motor Vehicle industry.

Working on a range of vehicle rigs and cars learn how an engine works and why different suspension systems are used on various cars and much more.

Course Format

full time

Entry Qualifications

Level One in Motor Vehicle Technology. Students will be required to undertake either GCSE or Functional Skills English and maths if not previously obtained


Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web: www.tameside.ac.uk/contact.

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.