Level 2 Motor Vehicle Maintenance

Entry Guidance

Entry requirement for progression onto a Level 2 course is a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grade G or better. In addition, students must achieve the specific entry requirements for each individual course which may apply to this course.

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Typical Syllabus Outline

Students undertake L2 Certificate in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair which is both a’ hands on’ qualification that includes 18 Workshop Practical tasks conducted In a fully equipped Motor vehicle workshop, and also a theoretical course with regards to the background theory of the maintenance and repair of motor vehicles.

This course will allow the learner to develop a wide range of skills relating to the different parts of a Motor Vehicle.


This qualification is assessed in a variety of ways through IMI Awards which includes:

  • 18 Workshop Practical tasks
  • Online Exams (Multi Choice)
  • Phase Tests (Multi Choice)

Structure of the Course

Course consists of :

  • equal requirements of practical workshop tasks that cover a variety of vehicle areas and classroom theory work on vehicle maintenance and workshop/garage operations


  • Possible progression to do a level 3 Technical Diploma
  • Possible Progression to do a BTEC National Level 3
  • Leave School and progress on to a Work Based apprenticeship