Skills for Transport





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About the course

This is a very practical course that will give you a broad experience of working with cars including working on body and paint, car engines and motor cycle engines.

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Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for learners who may have had limited success at GCSE study.

This course is suitable for learners who may have attended an Alternative Learning provider.

You must be working at Entry 2 English and maths Functional Skills or above.

What will I do on this course?

During this practical course you will:

  • Understand and demonstrate how to work safely in a workshop
  • Prepare surfaces for painting
  • Set up spraying booth
  • Work on light vehicles
  • Work on motor cycles
  • Take an English and Maths Functional Skills exam
  • Take a BTEC Personal & Social Development qualification

Who is it for?

This course is for 16-18 year olds who would like to develop motor vehicle skills . It will help to prepare you to progress onto a course at Level 1, Employment or an Apprenticeship.

How to apply

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How Is this course assessed?

You will be assessed in a variety of ways throughout the course and you will have a chance to complete projects, present your work and undertake lots of practical activities.

You will sit an exam for English and maths Functional Skills and carry out a range of work based assignments leading to a BTEC Workskills qualification.

What could I do next?

Progression could be into suitable employment, an Apprenticeship or onto further courses of study at Level 1.

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How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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