IMI Level 2 Diploma inLight Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

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This course is aimed at anybody interested in learning about the full range of routine vehicle fitting procedures. It provides essential knowledge and skills for vehicle mechanics working on a variety of vehicles.

It covers both theoretical and practical aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair, with assessments consisting of practical demonstration, phase tests, and online tests. The course focuses on employability skills to aid your progression.

Course Content

  • Routine maintenance on a variety of vehicles
  • Engine and lubrication systems
  • Cooling systems
  • Inspecting and replacing light vehicle clutches
  • Exhaust components
  • Suspension systems, batteries, charging systems, and braking systems
  • Body electrical systems
  • English and Maths


This course also offers

  • industry-standard workshops
  • expert teaching staff
  • various trips and visits

Entry Requirements

  • At least four GCSEs at grade D/3 or above, including English and Maths,
  • or
  • a Level 1 automotive qualification, plus Functional Skills English and Maths at Level 2,
  • or
  • substantial experience of vehicle fitting.

Progression Opportunities

There is the opportunity to progress on to a Level 3 course for those that demonstrate advanced diagnostic skills and have suitable references from a previous course.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

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Saturday 5th October 2019 10:00am - 1:00pm

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Saturday 23rd November 2019 10:00am - 1:00pm

Key Facts


  • September 2019

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time



Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 19/20AFG0061

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