Level 1

City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Vehicle Maintenance


1 year


Rush Green


Sep 2021


Adult 19+


Motor vehicle

This course is designed to engage and motivate students who are interested in learning about motor vehicles and the motor industry.

Students will study the following units:

  • Skills in Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
  • Knowledge of Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
  • Vehicle Engine Cooling Systems
  • Vehicle Fuel & Exhaust Systems
  • Vehicle Spark Ignition Systems
  • Vehicle Electrical Systems
  • Vehicle Braking Systems

Each Unit is assessed through practical tasks and theory / knowledge assessments

A minimum of 4 GCSE’s Grade 2 and above in Maths, English and one other subject.

You can progress on to Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Inspection or, depending on Maths & English grades, Level 2 Diploma in Maintenance & Repair

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.