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Introduction to Motor Vehicle Maintenance (Women only)


Whether you are looking to change your career, have a passion for cars or want to learn the basic skills to care for your own vehicle, this course is a great first step into vehicle maintenance.

Delivered over four weeks, you can spend one evening learning in our fantastic facilities and develop your knowledge of a variety of maintenance techniques.

As a female-only group, this course also allows you to learn alongside like-minded learners and potentially make new friends.

Start dates and fees

Start Dates 

  • Thursday 3 November - Thursday 8 December
  • Thursday 12 January - Thursday 23 February
  • Thursday 9 March - Thursday 27 April
  • Thursday 11 May - Thursday 22 June


  • £47.25 for the full six weeks.
  • If you are unemployed and in receipt of a qualifying means-tested benefit, or earning less than £17,374.50 per year, this course is free.

What will I study?

On the course you will cover:

  • Changing wheels
  • Checking tyres for roadworthiness and legality
  • Changing bulbs and fuses
  • Checking and topping up fluid levels such as engine oil, brakes and power steering.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

How long is the course?

The course is 2 hours per week, from 6-8pm on Thursday evenings for 6 weeks.

What can I progress onto?

You can go on to study other higher level motor vehicle courses which will further develop you knowledge and skills within the industry:

  • Level 1 Award in Motor Vehicle
  • Level 2 Award in Hybrid/Electric Vehicle Safety
  • Level 2 diploma in Light Vehicle Repair and Maintenance
  • Level 3 diploma in Light Vehicle Repair and Maintenance


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How do I apply?

To apply for this course, please contact or call 0808 100 3626


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