• automotive 01
  • automotive 02
  • automotive 03
  • automotive 04
  • automotive 06
  • automotive 07
  • automotive 08
  • automotive 09

Overview

This qualification is designed to engage and motivate 14-19 year olds who are interested in learning about the maintenance of motorcycles.

Course description

This qualification has a practical approach to assessment and includes many visual questioning techniques, which will stimulate and interest students. The learning outcomes are assessed by a variety of task-based assessments, observations, oral questioning and online assessments. The PSD Award is also part of this pathway that you will study.

The course is designed to run over 2 years completing Level 1 in the first year and Level 2 in the second year. As part of your programme you may be expected to do maths and English.

What areas will I study?

Within this qualification there are motorcycle & generic units to complete which will equate to the Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance. This course specialises in the basic maintenance of motorcycles. It is an ideal starting point for people that seek a career in the motorcycle industry. Some of the units include:

  • Chassis & construction
  • Engines
  • Starting & charging
  • Service & repair
  • Steering & suspension
  • Wheels & tyres
  • Vehicle lighting

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 September 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year - 1 Academic year Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 September 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year £900.00 1 Academic year In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ September 2022, Duration: 1 Academic year Please contact the college for fee information 1 Academic year In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.