Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician [Light Vehicle] (9301)

Last Updated: 26 Sep 2016
New Apprenticeship Standards are designed by employer groups to be rigorous and respond to employers’ needs.

The new Automotive Retail Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) Apprenticeship has been approved by BIS and will replace the current Level 2 and Level 3 Maintenance and Repair – Light Vehicle SASE framework.
This Apprenticeship is aimed at learners who would like to become Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technicians (Light Vehicle).

A Motor Vehicle Technician services and repairs light vehicles such as cars and vans and works either in dealerships that focus on a particular manufacturer, or for an independent garage that deals with many different makes of vehicles. They work on all the systems found within the vehicle. The nature of the work ranges from replacing simple parts through to solving complex faults with the use of diagnostic methods and equipment.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England

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General Information

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

The apprentices' journey begins with the development of the foundation knowledge and skills required to build the apprentice's capabilities.

The second step develops the apprentices' ability to carry out routine services and inspections before progressing to a final stage of development that will provide them with the ability to diagnose and repair complex systems on the vehicle.

Running in parallel apprentices will progressively acquire the capability to strip and rebuild major components and acquire the soft skills and behaviours required to operate effectively with colleagues and customers.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

Upon completion Apprentices will be competent Motor Vehicle Technicians (Light Vehicle). They will be able to progress into further learning by taking up in-house CPD training or a Level 4 qualification in Advanced Vehicle Diagnostics training to become a Master Technician. They could also improve their leadership and management skills by taking higher level qualifications through the Institute of Leadership and Management.

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

On-Programme

As part of the on-programme assessment, employer and training provider will formally assess the progressive development via a summative assessment at the end of gateways 1 and 2. The apprentice, employer and provider are also required jointly to maintain a log book that captures progress over the programme.The on-programme will also contain a knowledge and understanding test that reinforces learning, a behaviour assessment, an on-going assessment of soft skills and behaviours and a comprehensive skills test at gateways 1 and 2.

Gateway

The third check will be at Gateway 3 Employer and training providerare required to confirm that the apprentice is fully competent and ready to take the end-point assessment.

End-Point Assessment

This is followed by the synoptic assessment, of which there are four components: Logbook (final year review to assess the apprentice’s progress), Behaviour Assessment, Knowledge Test (an in-depth online test exploring knowledge/understanding of the apprentice) and Skills Test (two-day practical examination of the skills of the apprentice).

Level 3

A motor vehicle technician services and repairs cars and vans either in dealerships that focus on a particular manufacturer or for an independent garage that deals with many different makes of vehicles. They work on all the systems found within the vehicle. The nature of the work ranges from replacing simple parts through to solving complex faults with the use of diagnostic methods and equipment.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

Upon completion Apprentices will be competent Motor Vehicle Technicians (Light Vehicle). They will be able to progress into further learning by taking up in-house CPD training or a Level 4 qualification in Advanced Vehicle Diagnostics training to become a Master Technician. They could also improve their leadership and management skills by taking higher level qualifications through the Institute of Leadership and Management.

Level 3 Automotive Retail Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) - Full Apprenticeship Package (9301-01)

Last Registration Date: 31 Dec 2020 Supportive services: SmartScreen Learning Assistant

9301-11 Automotive Retail Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) - On Programme

  • Accreditation No: Data unavailable This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Competency based This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2023 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

9301-12 Automotive Retail Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) - End Point Assessment (with venue)

  • Accreditation No: Data unavailable This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Competency based This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2023 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

9301-13 Automotive Retail Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle) - End Point Assessment (without venue)

  • Accreditation No: Data unavailable This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Competency based This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: Data unavailable This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: N/A This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2023 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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