Vehicle Maintenance

This course is delivered at several locations. Please select your preferred location

About this course

This Automotive Engineering Level 1 course will suit anyone who is interested in a career in light vehicle mechanics.

What you will study

The course includes the following topics:

  • Health and Safety
  • Tools and Equipment
  • Light Vehicle Engines
  • Lubrication system
  • Cooling System
  • Wheels and Tyres
  • Servicing
  • and many more...

Course fee per year

Registration Fee Payable on Enrolment: £30.00

Entry requirements

Applicants would benefit from achieving 3 GCSEs Grades D-F. Alternatively, applicants will be considered based on interview and a satisfactory skills scan, with a desire and commitment to complete the course they would wish to study.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information
This course is presented in several different locations, please choose the one convenient for you above.

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I’ve always been interested in cars and I knew it was something I wanted to do. From a young age I knew I wanted to work in a body shop and this apprenticeship is really helping to do that – I also enjoy my time in the College.

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East Cardiff Campus
East Cardiff Campus

Trowbridge Road,
Cardiff,
CF3 1XZ

Barry Campus
Barry Campus

Cardiff and Vale College,

Barry Campus,

Vale of Glamorgan,

CF62 8YJ