IMI Level 1: Vehicle Maintenance (Transport) | Loughborough College

Level 1 in
Vehicle Maintenance (Transport)

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If you have little or no experience of the motor industry then this IMI certificate will provide you with a solid foundation to progress towards and industry-recognised qualification.

This programme uses a practical approach, with classroom delivery kept to a minimum in order to gain an understanding of motor vehicle technology from a workshop environment. It also provides the Maths, English, and work skills you’ll need to
successfully progress into work or further study.

Course Content

  • Basic motor vehicle repair principles 
  • Health and safety in the workplace 
  • Team development 
  • English and Maths 



This course also offers

  • Industry-standard workshops
  • Expert teaching staff
  • Various trips and visits
  • Guest speakers

Entry Requirements

  • Two GCSEs and a positive reference

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.


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Key Facts


  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)



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:

  • 18/19AFF0011

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