Car Maintenance and Minor Restoration Techniques

Throughout this basic Car Maintenance and Minor restoration course you will gain practical experience studying the operation, service and troubleshooting of various vehicle systems applicable to older cars.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10077
Campus: Newtownards
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Motor Vehicle
Course Overview

Throughout this basic Car Maintenance and Minor restoration course you will gain practical experience studying the operation, service and troubleshooting of various vehicle systems applicable to older cars.

Some of the areas covered in this programme will include:

  • Engines
  • Gearboxes
  • Braking systems
  • Suspension
  • Basic Vehicle electrics and modern vehicle Diagnostics
  • Vehicle restoration planning & procedures
  • General Service & MOT preparation

 

You want to learn the basics of car maintenance and minor restoration techniques. Please note that a full car restoration cannot be done in this 1 year programme. 

The basic study into the operation, service and troubleshooting of various vehicle systems applicable to older cars. Please see the course content section for more information.

The practical hands on experience, our industry standard workshops and our knowledgeable vocational staff.

This is a basic Car Maintenance course and has no specific progression route, however we do offer other basic short courses to improve your skills and knowledge.

There are no formal entry requirements.

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Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

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