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Address City College Norwich, Ipswich Road, Norwich, NR2 2LJ

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Vehicle Maintenance & Repair, Diploma Level 3

  • 3

    Level 3

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2021

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2021, 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?

Specialist workshops

All our engineering students will learn in our specialist workshops using the latest equipment and technology.

Specialist aviation facilities

Our aviation engineering courses are taught in the world class International Aviation Academy Norwich.

Designed with employers

All of our engineering, automotive, and aviation courses have been designed with local and national engineering employers

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 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.