Course overview

Motor Vehicle Entry Level 3 City of Bristol College

This one-year, Entry Level 3 vocational course will introduce you to the motor vehicle sector. It will help you develop skills to progress onto a trade-specific Level 1 course, a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

You will complete a Level 1 BTEC Introductory Vocational Studies qualification and develop your employability skills. You will also learn English and Maths at the right level for you.

Dates and applications

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Motor Vehicle Entry Level 3 SBSA and Construction Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LMP1151D04-1
Dates
05/09/2022 - 26/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
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Hours per week
11.00
Start Time
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Location
SBSA and Construction Centre
Fee
This course costs £0. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Motor Vehicle Entry Level 3 Parkway Centre / AEC
Bristol
Course Code
LPP1151D04-1
Dates
05/09/2022 - 27/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Groups (mixed days)
Hours per week
11.00
Start Time
Enquire
Location
Parkway Centre / AEC
Fee
This course costs £0. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Motor Vehicle Entry Level 3 Parkway Centre / AEC
Bristol
Course Code
LPF1151D00-1
Dates
01/09/2022 - 29/06/2023
Duration
1 years
Days
Groups (mixed days)
Hours per week
Enquire
Start Time
Enquire
Location
Parkway Centre / AEC
Fee
This course costs £0. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LMP1151D04-1 05/09/2022 - 26/06/2023 1 years Enquire 11.00 Enquire SBSA and Construction Centre
This course costs £0. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LPP1151D04-1 05/09/2022 - 27/06/2023 1 years Groups (mixed days) 11.00 Enquire Parkway Centre / AEC
This course costs £0. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LPF1151D00-1 01/09/2022 - 29/06/2023 1 years Groups (mixed days) Enquire Enquire Parkway Centre / AEC
This course costs £0. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply

Additional information

Who is this course for?

If you’re a school leaver and interested in motor vehicles this course is an ideal stepping stone towards achieving your ambition.

What you'll learn

During this vocational course, you will:

  • complete a series of motor vehicle assignments.
  • learn how to organise yourself and develop a Personal Progression Plan.
  • develop your employability skills.
  • undertake volunteering or work experience.

How will I develop my English and Maths skills?

  • If you already have a GCSE Grade 2 or 3 in English and Maths, or Level 1 Functional Skills, you’ll be supported to achieve a higher grade of 4 or above.
  • If you’ve already achieved an entry-level Functional Skills qualification, you will progress to the next entry level or to Level 1 Functional Skills if you’ve already achieved Entry Level 3
  • If you don’t have any English or Maths qualifications, you will be individually assessed and placed at the best level for you to succeed. You can also book into Study Plus if you need extra support.

Course entry requirements

Our entry requirements for Level 1 are:

  • Two GCSEs Grade 2 (E) including Maths or English

or

  • Entry 3 Maths and English Functional Skills

We can also consider successful completion of any Entry 3 or another Level 1 vocational qualification.

You will need to attend an informal interview. Please bring a recent school report and record of attendance.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a one-year, full-time course. You will be expected to attend College for three or four days a week.

During this course, you will be assessed in a variety of different ways to give you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills throughout the year.

Future career and study opportunities

You could progress onto a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or employment.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery.

You will need to provide suitable personal protective equipment (PPE) which includes boots, overalls and work gloves for use in the College workshop.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

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