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Level 3 Light Vehicle/Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Apprenticeships

The Apprentice can either complete a Level 3 qualification in Light Vehicle Maintenance Repair or Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. Both qualifications are suited to young people who are keen to build a career in the motor vehicle industry and have some experience in the area.

Course content

The Apprentice will complete the Vocational Competence Qualification (VCQ) within the workplace and will attend ProCo one day a week to complete the Vocationally Related Qualification (VRQ), Life Skills, and Employment Rights and Responsibilities sections of the apprenticeship.

Method of assessment

VCQ: practical assessments

VRQ: online testing taken and practical assessments

What can I progress onto?

When an apprentice has achieved the level 3 apprenticeship, there may be an opportunity to sit the recognised DVSA (Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency) approved inspectors course for MOT testing of vehicles, whilst in employment.

 Potential careers

    • Motor vehicle technician
    • Workshop supervisor
    • Service manager
    • Vehicle inspector
    • Supervisor at a vehicle leasing and rental company
    • Garage owner

Course Application