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L4 Certificate in Advanced Automotive Studies

What will I learn?

This qualification is for learners who have a keen interest in advanced automotive maintenance and are looking to progress into employment within this industry. It will provide them with the opportunity to develop their knowledge at the level suiting their ability at entry. This qualification is an advanced technical Certificate at Level 4 and has been developed for employers, colleges and training providers to deliver to learners aged in the 19+ age group either on a full or part-time basis. (The study of ‘A’ levels, such as Maths, Physics and English, would complement this qualification.) Learners undertaking this qualification will enjoy liaising with people. They will support a team, delegate work and provide technical guidance and coaching. They will advise customers on technical issues and deal with complaints. Learners may have recently progressed into management, or have been identified as having future management potential.

This is a Level 4 vocational qualification which provides individuals with advanced levels of specialist technical knowledge, understanding and practical skills required to work as an advanced technician / engineer in the following automotive maintenance and repair sectors.

  • management principles
  • advanced vehicle technologies, including alternative fuel vehicles
  • liaising with manufacturers and suppliers on technical matters
  • providing colleagues with technical advice and support
  • undertaking diagnostic consultations with customers.

In order to pass this qualification, learners must demonstrate its learning outcomes by following and achieving the following three assessment components:1.pass the IMI Written Support Materials (for units with this requirement within the learner’s chosen pathway)2.pass the IMI Practical Support Materials (for units with this requirement within the learner’s chosen pathway)3.pass the IMI set online tests for AAS13, AAS4 and AAS7 only (if units are selected by learner)

What could I progress on to?

Higher Education or University in specialized subject, Management and High Technician status

Additional Course Details for 18/19

If you have any questions please contact Student Services on (01424) 458475 or if available use the Enquiry button.

  • Course code 11507
    Course name Level 4 Certificate in Advanced Automotive Studies
    Study mode Part-Time
    Days Tuesday
    Times 09:00 to 17:00
    16-18 fee £0.00
    Entitlement Waiver £0.00
    Full Cost Fees £1645.00
    Start date 10/09/18
    Duration 34 week (s)

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