Introduction to Vehicle Valeting (NOCN Level 1)

Course Duration

1 term | £60pp per session

Session Times

09:30am – 11:30am | 12:30pm – 2:30pm

Upon completion of all 3 of our automotive courses, candidates will receive a Level 1 certificate in vocational studies.

Our cohorts for this course start in September, in January and again in April (in correspondence with school term dates).

This course is aimed at Year 8, 9, 10 & 11s.

Introduction to Vehicle Valeting (NOCN Level 1)

Learning aims:

  • Use safe working practices when valeting vehicles.
  • Valet vehicle exterior to include selection and use of appropriate cleaning tools, materials, and products for:  Washing and drying vehicle exterior ensuring removal of dirt, detergent, and water, restoring surface finish to bodywork, bright work, exterior trim, and glass, protecting surface finish including bodywork, bright work and exterior trim.
  • Valet vehicle interior to include selection and use of appropriate cleaning tools, materials, and products for: Carpets, Upholstery, Plastic trim and Glass
  • Demonstrate how to protect sensitive electronic components and the air intake prior to and during an engine bay valet.
  • Select and use appropriate cleaning tools, materials, methods, and products to clean engine bay.
  • Perform visual inspection of a valeted vehicle for cleaning residues and surface finish.
  • Identify key findings of inspection and rectify any imperfections.
  • Demonstrate appropriate ways to dispose of waste products in accordance with environmental guidance.