Qualifications

If you are already in or about to enter years 10 or 11 at your school and want to know more about vehicles and how they work and equip yourself for a career in the motor industry, offshore, aerospace and marine industries or the exciting world of renewable engines then our IMI (Institute of the Motor Industry) accredited entry-level certificate for the introduction to Vehicle Technology could be the one for you.

Who is this qualification for?

This engaging and motivating Vocational Related (VRQ) is generally aimed at learners who have a keen interest to learn about the maintenance of various types of transport and the job roles that are available within the sector.

This qualification consists of a combination of units from:

  • Health and Safety practices
  • Foundation skills
  • Personal Social Development (PSD)
  • Mechanical Maintenance

With such a variety of units, learners can get a real taste for developing their knowledge and skills onto further studies in their main area of interest.

Entry Requirements

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. The content level of this qualification would be similar to the study required for GCSE grades D-G.

Progression

This Award qualification provides a stepping stone for learners who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills onto the Level 1 Certificate in Transport Maintenance.

Who is this qualification for?

This engaging and motivating Vocational Related (VRQ) is generally aimed at learners who have a keen interest to learn about the maintenance of various types of transport and the job roles that are available within the sector.

This qualification consists of a combination of units from:

  • Health and Safety practices
  • Foundation skills
  • Personal Social Development (PSD)
  • Mechanical Maintenance
  • Electrical

This generic route for Transport Maintenance allows learners to have the flexibility to develop their knowledge and skills across a variety of specialist areas to prepare them for further studies and potentially enter into a job role they desire.

Entry Requirements

This is usually a follow on qualification from the Level 1 Award in Transport Maintenance.

Progression

Completion of this Certificate qualification will support the learner’s progression into Foundation Learning (Level 1) or High (Level 2) Diploma. It can also supplement their progression to GCSEs and other appropriate destinations such as apprenticeships and employment.

Who is this qualification for?

This engaging and motivating Vocational Related (VRQ) is generally aimed at learners who have a keen interest to learn about the maintenance of various types of transport and the job roles that are available within the sector.

This qualification consists of a combination of units from:

  • Health and Safety practices
  • Foundation skills
  • Personal Social Development (PSD)
  • Mechanical Maintenance
  • Electrical
  • Valeting
  • Electrically Propelled Awareness

This generic route for Transport Maintenance allows learners to have the flexibility to develop their knowledge and skills across a variety of specialist areas to prepare them for further studies and potentially enter into a job role they desire.

Entry Requirements

This is usually a follow on qualification from the Level 1 Certificate in Transport Maintenance.

Progression

It can support their progress to a  Foundation Learning (Level 1) or High (Level 2) Diploma. It can also supplement their progression to GCSEs and other appropriate destinations such as apprenticeships and employment.