Motor Vehicle - Level 3


Start:
September
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
3

Course Details

This course will help you develop the basic technical skills that meet employment needs in the Motor Vehicle Industry. It will provide you with the knowledge and practical skills which are required by service technicians working on Light Vehicles of all types in garages, dealerships and maintenance depots.

The programme also includes studying Maths and English towards GCSE grade 9-4 (old grading system: A*-C) if you do not already have these grades.

  • Health and safety and good housekeeping in the automotive environment
  • Job roles in the Automotive Environment
  • Materials, tools and measuring devices used in the automotive environment
  • Diagnosis and rectification of light vehicle auxiliary electrical faults
  • Diagnosis and rectification of light vehicle engine faults
  • Diagnosis and rectification of light vehicle chassis system faults
  • Diagnosis and rectification of light vehicle transmission and driveline faults
  • Inspecting light vehicles using prescribed methods
IMI Level 3 Diploma in Motor Vehicle Engineering
1 year
  • University
  • Higher/Degree Apprenticeship
  • Employment
  • Motor Vehicle Technician
  • Motorsport Mechanic
  • Design Engineer
  • Maintenance Engineer
  • Aeronautical Engineer
  • Marine Engineer
  • Armed Forces Engineer

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.