Level 2

Institute of the Motor Industry Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Inspection

Duration

1 year

Location

Rush Green

Starting

Sep 2021

Audience

16-18
Adult 19+

Careers

Motor vehicle

The Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Inspection is designed for students who are interested in developing their experience in order to work in the motor vehicle service industry.

Students will study the following units:

Mandatory

  • Skills in Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
  • Knowledge of Health, Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Automotive Environment
  • Skills in Materials, Fabrication Tools and Measuring Devices used in the Automotive Environment
  • Knowledge of Materials, Fabrication Tools and Measuring Devices used in the Automotive Environment

Optional

  • Spark Ignition Engine Systems Components and Operation
  • Skills in Inspection, Repair and Replacement of Standard Light Vehicle Tyres
  • Skills in Inspection, Repair and Replacement of Standard Light Vehicle Tyres
  • Knowledge of Inspection, Repair and Replacement of Standard Light Vehicle Tyres
  • Skills in Inspection, Adjustment and Replacement of Light Vehicle Braking Systems & Components
  • Knowledge of Inspection, Adjustment and Replacement of Light Vehicle Braking Systems & Components
  • Skills in Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance
  • Knowledge of Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance

Each Unit is assessed through practical-based observed tasks, written assessments and online exams.

For direct entry on to the Level 2 Diploma in Vehicle Inspection, a minimum of 4 GCSE’s Grade 3 and above in English, Maths and two others, or successful completion of C & G Level 1 Certificate/Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance or equivalent

Completion of the course can lead to the IMI Level 2 Diploma in Maintenance & Repair, or IMI Level 3 Diploma in Maintenance & Repair if you have good grades in English & Maths.

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.