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Motor Vehicle

The increasing number of vehicles on our roads mean that there is a demand for a network of garages and services needed to repair and manage these.

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Drive your career in Motor Vehicle

Gear yourself up for a career in the Motor Vehicle sector. If you are a good problem solver with great customer service skills, then this could be the career for you. The automotive industry influences everyone and helps to keep the world moving. The UK is also driving towards net zero and the motor industry is a major player in the UK’s green energy sector as the country sets out to electrify transport.

Our workshops have been designed and equipped by industry specialists to provide you with an excellent learning environment. You will learn how engines are put together and how to use computer diagnostic software. You will gain practical skills on a wide variety of vehicles using up-to-date equipment and diagnostic tools and develop your theoretical knowledge using custom-built training rigs and interactive resources. We also offer students the opportunity to work on electric and hybrid vehicles and have invested in a Tesla car for students to study in lessons.

We also take pride in giving our students opportunities to further their knowledge and experience with our amazing industry connections!

All of our Motor Vehicle students will receive free personal protective equipment.

View the latest Labour Market Information by sector to see the average salary and projected job growth for your dream career!

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Why study with us?

Motor-vehicle students will use up-to-date vehicles and equipment in preparation for a range of industry jobs.

We pride ourselves on giving our students a mix of both theoretical and practical experience during their studies, to ensure they’re fully prepared for the next step.

We have fantastic connections with industry, giving students the chance to further their knowledge and experience.

Our workshops have been designed and equipped by industry specialists ensuring they provide an excellent learning environment.

Previous students have gone on to study the likes of automotive engineering, motorsports engineering and mechanical engineering at University.

Careers in Motor Vehicle

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Employers we work with

  • Lookers
  • Redcar and Cleveland Council
  • Fast Auto Care
  • Sherwoods
  • MD Services
  • Ford
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