Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies – Transport & Vehicle

Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies – Transport & Vehicle

Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies – Transport & Vehicle

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Course Overview

Today’s BTEC Introductory qualifications will demand a lot of practical and written work from you. You will complete a range of units, be organised, take assessments that will demonstrate your skills and keep a portfolio of your assignments.

Unit TV6: Being a Responsible Road User

Level: 1

Unit in brief

Learners will find out what they need to do to become a vehicle driver and how to carry out pre-use safety checks on vehicles. They will develop skills to search for, select and produce relevant information.

Unit TV7: Exploring Technology in the Light Vehicle Industry

Level: 1

Unit in brief

Learners will develop their skills in gathering information by exploring aspects of new technology in the light motor vehicle sector.

Unit TV8: Providing a Valeting Service

Level: 1

Unit in brief

Learners will develop the practical skills required to carry out tasks when valeting the interior and exterior parts of a vehicle.

Unit A3: Working with Others

Level: 1

Unit in brief

Learners will develop skills in communication, teamwork and problem solving that will enable them to work effectively with other people on a given activity.

Assessment Methods.

You will be graded by practical and written assessments for each unit. Grades of Award, Certificate and Diploma will be awarded by your assessor upon successful completion of each unit.


There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however having an enthusiastic approach to Motor Vehicle subjects is essential.

This course is free for 16-18yrs, for all other students fees may apply.

Course Summary

Length of study:
1 year


Term dates

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Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 1

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Making your application

We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.

Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

Why Coventry

From entry-level qualifications, through to degree-level and specialist professional courses there’s something here for students with little or no formal education right up to career high-flyers. Expect a vibrant environment where you can meet people from different backgrounds and cultures.

Career Assessment

Need help choosing the right career path? You’ll be given a series of activities related to a work environment. Your job is to slide the scale to the left or right depending on how much you like or dislike the given activity. You will receive recommendations based on your selections.

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