This course is a great introduction to the automotive industry, where you will develop a strong foundation of skills and knowledge to enable you to progress on to the next level of study.
Using a variety of tools and equipment in our industry standard workshops, you will discover how spark and compression ignition engines work, explore lubrication, steering, braking and suspensions while gaining an understanding of electrical systems.
Health & safety in the workplace
Locating, interpreting and using technical information
Applying engineering techniques
Preparation to become a vehicle driver
Tools, equipment and consumable materials
Engine air and liquid cooling systems
Diesel fuel system maintenance
Steering and suspension system components
SI engine components and operation
Wheel and tyre construction and maintenance
Electrical foundation skills
Exterior valeting and detailing
The retail motor industry
Electric vehicle awareness
Introduction to low carbon technologies
19+ learners - please contact the Customer Services Team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.