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

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

Product code 9301

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.

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 logbook 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 provider must 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).

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