Level 3 IMI Diploma in Maintenance & Repair Principles (Light Vehicle)

Course Code: P075788

Key Information

  • Course type


  • Campus:

    Highbury Campus

  • Start Date:

    10 Sept 2024

  • Duration:

    1 year

  • Attendance:


  • Fees:


Level 3 IMI Diploma in Maintenance & Repair Principles (Light Vehicle)

For those who want to develop the specialist knowledge required by the automotive sector.

Units include:

  • vehicle auxiliary electrical faults
  • light vehicle engine faults
  • light vehicle transmission and driveline faults
  • inspecting light vehicles using prescribed methods.

You will be taken on a number of trips to find out about different aspects of the industry and the many roles open to you. You will also benefit from 24/7 access to our online resources ATT, Electude, LJ Create and Vehicle Visuals.

A minimum of five GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including English, and a Level 2 automotive qualification.

This is a full-time day course.

The assessment of is made up of three components which are set by IMI:

  • practical tasks
  • online testing
  • written assignment/coursework
  • all work carried out on the IMI e-portfolio.

School Leavers under the age of 19 do not have to pay fees on any full time courses, though may have to pay for their second year if turning 19 during their studies. If you’re aged 19 or over you might qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan. It’s easy to apply for and you won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £25,000. If you are studying a part-time course and you receive one of the following benefits, or you depend financially on someone who does, you may be entitled to have your tuition fees waived: Job Seekers Allowance, Income Support. You will, however, have to pay any awarding body/assessment fees (unless you are on a first full level 2 course). * If you are in receipt of Working Tax Credit or receive other allowances, you may be eligible to claim concessionary rates. If you are entitled to a fee concession you will be asked to provide proof of your entitlement. It is essential that you inform us if your entitlement changes at any time during your course.

You can progress straight into employment or a higher apprenticeship. Once employed, you can return to complete the part-time Level 4 Master Technicians course, MOT tester training and numerous Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) short courses.

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