Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Principles

Diploma Automotive

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Age Group
16 - 18

Openshaw Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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"This VRQ offers an ideal step to the Vocational Competence Qualification (VCQ) for those who are employed, and wish to continue with their studies, as the knowledge at L3 meets that of the related VCQ.
This qualification also forms the knowledge component (technical certificate) of the IMI Sector Skills Council's Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Installation Advanced Apprenticeship framework. This learning programme is based upon IMI SSC's National Occupational Standards for Auto Electrical and Mobile Electrical Installation.
Be Amazing and join the 21st century industry of motor vehicle accident repair and prepare for technological innovation and advanced skill sets transferable to many Industries.

Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

Work Experience is a vital part of the course and you will be supported in finding a work placement relevant to your study.

50% of time workshop & 50% classroom
Written Assessments, Online Tests and Practical Tasks.

When an apprentice has achieved a L3 apprenticeship, they can then choose to broaden their education and training in other ways from this firm base. This qualification has two job routes; auto electrical technician or auto electrical aftermarket enhancement technician.

Or instead, learners can go on to take a foundation degree course in order to enter University.

Students progressing from The Manchester College to our higher education partner UCEN Manchester will receive a cash award through the Achievers Scholarship.

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£20 For PPE (boots & overalls)
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If you love tinkering with cars and are never happier than when you’re wearing overalls and figuring out how things work, a career in the automotive industry could be just around the corner.

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