Introduction to Motor Vehicle Maintenance

Throughout the year
6 weeks
Balliol Road Campus

Course Details

The Introduction to Motor Vehicle Maintenance course is designed to give a range of basic skills in motor vehicle maintenance.

The course is run as a part time course comprising of one day per week (Fridays 9:30am - 12:30pm) for 6 weeks.

All motor vehicles, tools and equipment are supplied for use within our vehicle workshop, however you will be required to supply your own safety boots and overalls.

  • Servicing and safety
  • Key aspects of chassis, engine and transmission systems
  • Removal and refitting  wheels and tyres, including legal requirements,
  • Removal, inspection and refitting of brake pads
  • Suspension checking, safety inspection of suspension and chassis components
  • Basic under-bonnet level checks
  • Engine oil and filter change
  • Changing spark plugs
  • Perform basic minor service, adjustments and safety inspection

College certificate

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