IMI Level 2 Diploma inLight Vehicle Maintenance and Repair

This course is aimed at anybody interested in learning about the full range of routine vehicle fitting procedures. It provides essential knowledge and skills for vehicle mechanics working on a variety of vehicles.

It covers both theoretical and practical aspects of vehicle maintenance and repair, with assessments consisting of practical demonstration, written assignments, and online tests. The course focuses on employability skills to aid your progression.

As part of the course, we will provide overalls, safety boots and safety glasses.
There is a course fee of £50 for all learning materials, including E-books.

Course Content

  • Routine maintenance on a variety of vehicles
  • Engine and lubrication systems
  • Cooling systems
  • Inspecting and replacing light vehicle clutches
  • Exhaust components
  • Suspension systems, batteries, charging systems, and braking systems
  • Body electrical systems
  • English and Maths


This course also offers

  • Industry-standard workshops
  • Expert teaching staff
  • Various trips and visits
  • Guest speakers

Entry Requirements

  • At least four GCSEs at grade D/3 or above, including English and Maths,
  • or
  • a Level 1 automotive qualification, plus Functional Skills English and Maths at Level 2,
  • or
  • substantial experience of vehicle fitting.

Please contact the International Admissions Office for further advice.

Progression Opportunities

There is the opportunity to progress on to a Level 3 course for those that demonstrate advanced diagnostic skills and have suitable references from a previous course.


Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.

Key Facts


  • September 2023

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time



Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs:

  • The fees for this course are currently being confirmed.

Please contact the International Team for more information.

College Course Code:

  • 23/24AFG0061


The teachers have taught me very well, and they make sure to keep lessons interesting. The facilities available at the college would be of interest to any potential student. The college also has very pleasant staff, and offers great opportunities in terms of progression.

Rishika Tripathi

United Arab Emirates