Entry 3 Diploma for Introduction to the Motor Vehicle Industry and Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

What will you be working towards?

Code D06SPE3MOT101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Entry Level
Course type Full Time


This course engages and motivates learners who do not have any formal entry qualifications and are interested in developing skills specific to the maintenance of motor vehicles and the various roles that are available in the retail motor industry.

The delivery model focuses on developing a combination of knowledge, skills and behaviours with the flexibility to learn and make progress in manageable steps.


You will study a range of topics including:
  • Introduction to Health and Safety
  • Introduction to Careers in transportation, Maintenance and Repair
  • Introduction to Motor Vehicle Hand Tools
  • Communication in Motor Vehicle Environment
  • Working with Others
  • Associated Skills (make and apply creative stickers to vehicles)
  • Environmental Emissions Effects
  • Introduction to different Engine Components
  • Introduction to Light Vehicles, Steering and Suspension
  • Vehicle Lighting System Maintenance
  • Introduction to Body and Paint Materials
  • Introduction to Minor Dent Removal

How will it be delivered?

Opportunities will be provided for peer and self-assessment to promote learner independence.
  • Knowledge questions
  • Assignments
  • Practical assessments
  • Online tests
  • Google Classroom quizzes
  • These are all e-portfolio assessments

Your next steps...

  • Level 1 Vehicle Accident Repair
  • Level 1 Transport Maintenance