IMI Level 2 Extended Diploma in Automotive or Motorsport Engineering Technology

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Start September 2018
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Length 1 Year
Site Shoreham Airport Map
Attendance Full time
Course Code FFCMVY

About this Course

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The Level 2 Extended Diploma in Motorsport offers candidates the opportunity to study a range of vehicle systems in conjunction with the application of Scientific and Mathematical principles. In addition to investigating current technologies, candidates will become familiar with the industry structure and various vehicle setups. The qualification is designed to enable progression onto the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Motorsport or alternatively provide a firm knowledge and skills base for employment / apprenticeship routes.

 

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:


GCSE maths and science at Grade 4 or above and English grade 3 or above
or
a relevant Level 2 qualification with at least a 70% Merit profile, including English and Maths requirements.


An appropriate reference and successful interview will also be required.


Click here for more detailed information on entry requirements


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.


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Course Content

Level 2 includes routine maintenance as well as the removing and replacing of engine, electrical, chassis and transmission components.


Units included in each year are:

  • Knowledge and Skills in Health & Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Motorsport Environment
  • Knowledge of Motorsport Event Regulations
  • Knowledge and Skills in Inspecting a Motorsport Vehicle during Competition
  • Knowledge and Skills in Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices used in the Motorsport Environment
  • Knowledge and Skills in Motorsport Engine Mechanical, Lubrication and Cooling System Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills in Motorsport Fuel, Ignition, Air & Exhaust System Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills in Removing and Replacing Motorsport Chassis Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills in Removing and Replacing Motorsport Electrical Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills of Removing and Replacing Motorsport Transmissions, Driveline Units and Components


Applied Units

  • Vehicle electrical and electronics
  • ICT for Vehicle Repair
  • Vehicle Mathematics
  • Vehicle Science

Progression/Career Path

After 1 year at Level 2 you can achieve an IMI Level 2 Extended Diploma in Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance & Repair. This means you can progress to the Level 3 Extended Diploma course.

Assessment/Exams

The course is assessed via a combination of examination and continuous assessment.

Practical assessment workshop tasks measure competence, which is the ability to complete a vehicle related job to an exacting standard.

Online examinations that assess underpinning knowledge.

Written Assessment to ensure one subject is understood before moving to the next topic.

Other Costs

Stationary - £2

Workshop PPE - £50 (Overalls, boots, gloves)

Graphic Calculator - £5-10

Maths Geometry Set - £10

Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form

Entry Requirements

To start on this course you need:


GCSE maths and science at Grade 4 or above and English grade 3 or above
or
a relevant Level 2 qualification with at least a 70% Merit profile, including English and Maths requirements.


An appropriate reference and successful interview will also be required.


Click here for more detailed information on entry requirements


If English is not your first language, please click here for IELTS requirements.


.

Course Content

Level 2 includes routine maintenance as well as the removing and replacing of engine, electrical, chassis and transmission components.


Units included in each year are:

  • Knowledge and Skills in Health & Safety and Good Housekeeping in the Motorsport Environment
  • Knowledge of Motorsport Event Regulations
  • Knowledge and Skills in Inspecting a Motorsport Vehicle during Competition
  • Knowledge and Skills in Materials, Fabrication, Tools and Measuring Devices used in the Motorsport Environment
  • Knowledge and Skills in Motorsport Engine Mechanical, Lubrication and Cooling System Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills in Motorsport Fuel, Ignition, Air & Exhaust System Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills in Removing and Replacing Motorsport Chassis Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills in Removing and Replacing Motorsport Electrical Units and Components
  • Knowledge and Skills of Removing and Replacing Motorsport Transmissions, Driveline Units and Components


Applied Units

  • Vehicle electrical and electronics
  • ICT for Vehicle Repair
  • Vehicle Mathematics
  • Vehicle Science

Progression/Career Path

After 1 year at Level 2 you can achieve an IMI Level 2 Extended Diploma in Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance & Repair. This means you can progress to the Level 3 Extended Diploma course.

Assessment/Exams

The course is assessed via a combination of examination and continuous assessment.

Practical assessment workshop tasks measure competence, which is the ability to complete a vehicle related job to an exacting standard.

Online examinations that assess underpinning knowledge.

Written Assessment to ensure one subject is understood before moving to the next topic.

Other Costs

Stationary - £2

Workshop PPE - £50 (Overalls, boots, gloves)

Graphic Calculator - £5-10

Maths Geometry Set - £10

Applications

Apply online or complete the application form obtainable from the College and send it to:

FREEPOST RTKJ-USRT-ARLX
Admissions Office
Northbrook Metropolitan College
Littlehampton Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN12 6NU

Click here for more information about how to apply and to download an application form