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‘Orange Watch’ a YouTube channel

Click here to view ‘Orange Watch’ a YouTube channel ran by one of our Motor vehicle lecturers, Mark Charter. Here he explores his own motor vehicle experiences as well as those with his students at the college

Whether you’re interested in motorsports, motorcycle maintenance or general automotive maintenance, our hands-on courses will prepare you for a career in the fast-paced motor vehicle industry.

Meet some of our tutors in the video below or take an in-depth virtual tour of our motor vehicle workshop facilities.

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Apply or find out more
If you’re ready to apply now, choose your course below and apply directly from the course page. Need to know more? Book a call with one of our friendly admissions staff, who can answer your questions and guide you through the application process.

The motor vehicle industry is a fast-paced environment, with technology being developed almost every day. Motor vehicle maintenance is a stable industry, with a huge range of job roles available in a wide variety of sectors. Studying one of our courses allows you to develop and use your skills locally or anywhere in the world.

As a motor vehicle technician, you can learn to repair vehicles, check their state of repair, maintain vehicles and carry out diagnostics reporting. As a body repair technician or paint refinisher, you can perform tasks of dent removal, filling and jig work, or panel preparation and paint spraying.


Why study Automotive with us?

  • You will apply practical, logical solutions and knowledge to real problems
  • We offer a wide range of exciting courses and our experienced tutors will guide you in the right direction. 
  • You will start you off learning from a broad range of subjects, allowing you to try everything before specialising in the area you like best

Your future in Automotive

The majority of our students go straight into the world of work, although some choose to go on to further education and university. Just some of the careers open to our motor vehicle maintenance and body/paint students include:

  • Auto Electrician
  • Diagnostic Technician
  • Mechanics
  • MOT Testing
  • Workshop management/Fleet management
  • Fast fit route
  • Body shop panel beater
  • MET Technician
  • Paint Refinisher
  • Vehicle Estimator