Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair IMI Level 2 Diploma

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Course Overview

Once you have gained an understanding of the basics at level 1, you will further develop your skills by concentrating on fault finding and maintenance. By using various tests and by measuring equipment, you will expand your knowledge of chassis systems, vehicle electrics, engines and transmission systems. You will also look at roles available within the motor industry.

Further Details


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 1 Year


Motor Vehicle

Successful completion of the IMI Level 1 Diploma in Transport Maintenance and a minimum of 4 GCSE’s grade D or above
(9-3), including maths and English are required.

The Level 2 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles has been designed to build upon skills and knowledge you have developed on the Level 1 course. The course will give you a comprehensive grounding in theoretical and practical aspects of motor vehicle repair.

Removing and replacing light vehicle chassis components
Fuel and ignition systems
Light vehicle transmission systems
Removing and replacing light vehicle electrical components
Engine technology – removing and replacing
Health and Safety and good housekeeping in the automotive environment
Tools, equipment and materials for vehicle maintenance
Workplace relationships

There are no optional units on this qualification.

Upon successful completion of the qualification you can progress on to Level 3 Diploma in Motor Vehicle or Level 2 Apprenticeship (subject to meeting the entry criteria and requirements related to the apprenticeship course).

There will be nine online tests and one assignment on Workplace Relationships to complete.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

19+ learners, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

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