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Level 1 ABC Diploma in Motor Vehicle Studies / Level 1 City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance


About The Course

This course provides an introduction to the motor vehicle industry and prepares learners to progress on to a Level 2 qualification with ABC or City and Guilds, or on to an apprenticeship.

Entry Requirements

ABC Entry Requirements: Students must demonstrate a clear interest in vehicles and mechanical things. They will also be required to complete an interview which includes a mechanical aptitude assessment or already hold an Entry Level 3 Diploma in Motor Vehicle Maintenance at a Pass grade or above. Applicants must also hold GCSE English and maths qualifications at grade 1 or above.

City & Guilds Entry Requirements: Students must demonstrate a clear interest in vehicles and mechanical things. They will also be required to complete an interview which includes a mechanical aptitude assessment. Applicants should have achieved GCSE English and maths qualifications at grade 2 or above.


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ABC Qualification Progression: Progression onto the Level 2 ABC Diploma in Motor Vehicle Studies
City & Guilds Qualification Progression: Progression onto the Level 2 City & Guilds Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance or an apprenticeship

By the end of either course, you should be able to inspect and carry out standard maintenance on modern petrol, diesel, hybrid and electric-powered cars and light vans working with some supervision.