Course Details

The course provides practical training designed to help you prepare for a career in motor cycle maintenance. It is designed for the student to gain practical experience in the servicing, maintenance & repair of a range of motor cycles. Theoretical work will be undertaken in all areas to complement and reinforce the practical experience. Functional skills in maths, English & IT will be a compulsory part of the course, along with a personal and social development qualification.

Entry Requirements

No formal qualifications are required, except for a keen interest in the subject, but all applicants will be required to complete a successful interview and aptitude test. If you have a grade 4 or C and higher in GCSE English & maths you may be considered for Level 1.

Career options

This qualification can lead on to the City & Guilds Level 1 Diploma in Motor Cycle Maintenance or to employment in one of the many local motor cycle companies.

Motor Cycle Entry Level

Five highlights

  • 1 Chichester College has been graded outstanding by Ofsted.
  • 2 A warm and friendly environment.
  • 3 We provide a wide range of specialist workshops and facilities.
  • 4 Staff are trained to a high level with ongoing professional development.
  • 5 Student support is a high priority within Chichester College.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • 07.09.2020
  • Diploma in Vehicle Systems and Body & Paint Maintenance (Entry Level 3) (QCF)


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Course code Location Course length Start date
AUT109CF1A Chichester Campus 1 Year 07.09.2020

What you need to know

What will I study?

This course covers a range of units including: engine lubrication, engine cooling, fuel and exhaust systems, spark ignition systems, electrical systems, braking systems, transmission systems, steering & suspension systems, wheel & tyre systems, engine power units & operating principles. We will help you develop your employment skills and provide enrichment activities to enhance this course.

How will I be taught?

As part of your time with us you will follow a study programme, which will consist of your main course, enterprise and enrichment activities, English and Maths, as gaining an experience of work. You will be in the workshop for two days and the classroom for half a day, plus your English and maths lessons.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed for your practical skills as well as your knowledge across all 10 units.

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