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Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, Diploma Level 3

  • 3

    Level 3

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2019

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2019, Full Time


On this course you will gain the essential knowledge needed by today's service technician.
Your time at College will be divided into 60% classroom delivery and 40% practical/workshop activities.

Units covered include:
Diagnosis and rectification of engine and component faults
Diagnosis and rectification of chassis system faults
Diagnosis and rectification of auxiliary electrical equipment

Why our College?

Industry-standard Facilities

At our College you will have access to industry-standard facilities and get to use top of the range equipment. On our campus you’ll find media suites, TV studios, design labs, workshops, hair & beauty salons, working kitchens and a live theatre.

Gain Real Experiences of Work

All our courses will provide you with outstanding experiences of work and prepare you for your future career. You will work with real employers and customers and build connections.

A Unique Student Experience

This is what really sets us apart. At our College you will experience the freedom to be yourself. Being part of an active Students’ Union, having opportunities to travel and enjoying live entertainment are just a few of the amazing opportunities available to you.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Level 2 and a progression interview will be required.


This IMI (Institute of the Motor Industry) Level 3 Diploma covers the technical needs for today's motor repair industry, including diagnosis of complex faults and advanced systems operations.


To complete this course you will need to successfully complete a number of practical assessments and online knowledge assessments.


Successful students will have the diagnostic and higher thinking skills needed to progress to a level 3 apprenticeship or employment as a vehicle technician.

Career Progression

Successful students are well prepared for opportunities in the vehicle maintenance and repair sector and can arrange a relevant apprenticeship.


If you are a UK or home- fee status student and aged 16-18 on the 31st August before the start of your course, tuition fees are free. If you are aged 19 years and over please contact the Advice Shop In addition to this there will be costs for Uniform of steel toe capped boots, trousers and logo shirt. Approximate costs £40 Please check our Finance pages for information on financial support, fee information and student travel offers that are available. Alternatively, please contact the Advice Shop.