Mechanics Level 2 (Automotive)

Develop your skills and knowledge with the servicing and repair of vehicles with the use of our fleet of cars and tractors with this Level 2 Diploma based at our Auction Mart Campus, Skipton.

Course Level:
Level 2
1 Year
Auction Mart
Awarding Body:
City & Guilds


Servicing and repairing our own fleet of cars and tractors in our well-equipped industry standard workshops and investigation areas based at the Auction Mart Campus in Skipton will give you the practical and theoretical knowledge you need for a career in the world of Vehicle Mechanics.

You will be taught by Vehicle Mechanics industry specialists with a wealth of experience and skills in areas such a Construction Plant Repair, Motor Sports, Vehicle Repair and AA Patrol. You will develop your skills and ability to identify the source of mechanical and technical problems and how to fix them as well as servicing, maintaining vehicles, welding and pricing jobs.

Visits to manufacturers eg Sumo. E. Yorkshire, dealers, auctions and trade shows will keep you up to date with the latest developments in the industry.


  • Engines
  • Maintenance & Repair of Cars & Light Vehicles
  • Steering, Suspension & Brakes
  • Transmission & Auto Transmission
  • Electrical
  • Wheels & Tyres
  • Welding & Fabrication

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs 9-3 (A*-D) or Mechanics Level 1/Land-based Studies Level 1 including English & Maths GCSEs 9-2 (A*-E)



Your choices may include:

  • Light/Heavy Vehicle/Motorcycle Service Technician
  • MOT Technician
  • Service Technician
  • Tyre Fitter/Technician
  • Vehicle Breakdown Engineer


Your choices may include:

  • Mechanics Level 3 (Automotive)
  • Land-based Service Engineering Apprenticeship
  • Motor Vehicle Service & Mechanic Engineering Apprenticeship