Vehicle Technology Diploma

Vehicle Technology Diploma

Study Mode: Full Time
Course Code: TRMAA043CCF0
Course Level: Level 2

Where will this course lead?

Our Level 2 course is for those developing their skills after achieving the Level 1 Diploma in Motor Vehicle. You will learn about light vehicle repair and maintenance such as servicing, transmission, electrics, engines and vehicle components.

What will I study?

During the course you will study the following areas both theoretically and practically:

Some of the units include:

- Health & Safety
- Chassis Components
- Engines and Components
- Transmission
- Vehicle Electrics
- Vehicle Servicing
- Stripping and Rebuilding Motor Vehicle Engines.

How will this course be delivered?

Offered at various times, please contact us for further information.

What qualifications will I get?

Please note: For September 2017 all current BTEC qualifications are being revised and some content may change.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through written and practical assignments. There are no exams on this programme.

How do I get a place on the course?

Please contact our trained staff on 0121 678 7000 who will be able to advise you on the most appropriate way for you to enrol.

What are the entry requirements?

Successful completion of a relevant Level 1 Diploma in an Engineering programme,

or a minimum of 3 GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English and Maths.

A suitable reference and a successful interview.

What else do I need to know?

You will need to provide your own boots and overalls and all necessary equipment for taking notes.

Good levels of English and Maths are important for your success in your course, your chosen vocation and life. Throughout your course you will continue to develop your English and Maths skills in your vocational classes.

If you have a Learning Difficulty or Disability please let us know when you apply. You will be offered support in your interview. If you need help completing your application we can help with this too.

Solihull College and University Centre offers full time and part time courses for businesses and residents in Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Warwickshire and the whole of the West Midlands.

What can I do after this course?

This qualification is accepted by the repair industry as the basic mechanic qualification and would be acceptable to gain employment.

If you are successful on this course you will be able to continue studying towards Level 3 in Motor Vehicle.


Solihull College, Auckland Drive, Smith's Wood, Solihull, B36 0NF Tel: 0121 678 7000 Minicom: 0121 628 7005 Email: Internet:

Have a question about the course?
Please contact Admissions on 0121 678 7000 with any queries.
Start Date
Course Fee

Woodlands Campus

September 2017



Not Applicable to 16-18 year olds