Advanced Automotive Studies for Master Technicians Certificate Level 4

Subject Area Automotive
Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 4
Start Date September 2020
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Advanced Automotive Studies for Master Technicians Certificate Level 4

If you currently work in the industry and hold a Level 3 Automotive technical qualification and/or an advanced apprenticeship this course is for you. You will have experience of diagnosing and rectifying faults on a wide range of vehicle systems, including electrical system operations.

The purpose and aim of this new IMI Award Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Automotive Studies for Master Technicians (VRQ) is to offer individuals who are experienced technicians in the automotive industry the opportunity to develop their knowledge of:

  • Management principles

  • Advanced vehicle technologies, including alternative fuel vehicles

  • Liaising with manufacturers and suppliers on technical matters

  • Providing colleagues with technical advice and support

  • Undertaking diagnostic consultations with customers

This evening qualification also meets the knowledge (Vocationally Related Qualification) requirement for the IMI SSC Higher Apprenticeship in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, for the ‘Advanced Diagnostics and Management Principles’ pathway.

Before enrolling on this course please contact Kirk Burrows on 01626 365603 or email kirkburrows@southdevoncollege.ac.uk or Sabrina Finch-Nowell on 01803 540638 or email sabrinafinchnowell@southdevon.ac.uk for availability and dates.

The automotive workshop with student working on a car

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You must have completed an appropriate vocational qualification at Level 3
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • Management principles

  • Advanced vehicle technologies, including alternative fuel vehicles

  • Undertaking diagnostic consultations with customers

  • Providing colleagues with technical advice and support

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Fees

This course costs: £

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable).

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.

This course costs: £600.00

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable).

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.

“I chose to complete these qualifications to progress within my own business and enhance my skills. I have now enrolled on the IMI MOT Test Centre Management Course to advance even further. Developing professionally gives me a sense of security and stability."Tony Rothero

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
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