What's covered?

If you're driven by a love of cars, vans or trucks or looking to change career, then our six week fast track course in Motor Vehicle could be just what you've been looking for. The aim of this course is to develop your basic skills and knowledge to allow you to progress into a career in the automotive industry.

We will teach you all you need to know and help you achieve an industry recognised- qualification and pursue a career in this exciting and vibrant industry.

You will undertake practical work and gain essential knowledge related to motor vehicles. You will study the following core units:

  • Customer service
  • Vehicle servicing
  • Identifying faulty components
  • Replacing and removing components
  • Rectifying faults
  • Preparing new & used vehicles
  • Maintaining effective working relationships
  • Health, safety & security of the work environment

All our lecturers are qualified professionals with real industry experience. You will learn in our modern workshops and realistic work environments, which feature the latest industry equipment and resources

What do you need?

There are no formal entry qualifications although you will be required to take a College assessment. You will also require enthusiasm, motivation and a proven commitment to hard work, good time keeping and a desire to learn.

How you are assessed

The course comprises workshop-based activities supported by classroom study and assessment will depend on the study stream the student is matched to, and gaining unit merits along the programme to achieve the various learning aims.

How Long?

The course is five days a week for six weeks.

What course next?

You can progress on to the Level 2 Diploma in Motor Vehicle

What could this lead to?

Our Motor Vehicle Level 1 Diploma is accredited by ABC award and is recognised within the industry, so you could become an apprentice or progress on to the Level 2 Diploma to further increase your earning potential.

There are 35 million registered motor vehicles in the UK, so there are plenty of career opportunities across the country, from local garages to national dealerships. On average, a qualified mechanic in the UK can earn around £30,394 per year (Source: Totaljobs.com 2017).

Choose from the following options

Many students are entitled to a reduction in tuition fees on many of our courses, which can dramatically reduce the overall cost of the course. More information can be found on our course fee reductions page. Financial support, loans and instalment plans are also available to eligible students.

Contact us on 01753 793288 to check whether you might be eligible for a reduced fee.

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