Engineering
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.


About this course

This course is designed for learners who have already completed a Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance qualification (post-16 years of age), or with GCSE grade D in Maths and English Language. You will also have an opportunity to improve your GCSE grades or gain Functional Skills qualifications. The course contents includes:

  • Health & Safety Practices in Vehicle Maintenance
  • Routine Light Vehicle Maintenance
  • Removing & Replacing Light Vehicle Engine components
  • Removing & Replacing Light Vehicle Chassis components
  • Removing & Replacing Driveline units & components

Assessment of the knowledge associated with this qualification varies and includes verbal questioning, observed tasks, written coursework and online tests.

Entry Requirements

Completion of a Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair qualification - completed post-16 years of age, or Two GCSEs at Grade D/3 or above in English Language and Maths, or Functional Skills Level 1 in Maths and English.

Successful interview with a Motor Vehicle tutor.

Your attendance from your previous college course must equal or exceed 90% (actual attendance).

Assessment Method

Assessment of the knowledge associated with this qualification varies and includes verbal questioning, observed tasks, written coursework and online tests.

Progression Opportunities

Students may progress onto a Level 3 Motor Vehicle qualification or a Level 2 Apprenticeship (subject to meeting the entry criteria and requirements related to the apprenticeship course).

Study Methods

Learning takes place at Southall Campus. Designed over three days within our Motor Vehicle Workshops, classrooms and IT suites.

Enrolment

We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times. www.wlc.ac.uk/enrol