‘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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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.
|Diagnosis Testing And Repair of Electric/Hybrid Vehicles and Components IMI Award||4||View course|
|F-Gases for Refrigeration and Air Conditioning City & Guilds||3||View course|
|MOT Management Award||3||View course|
|Diploma in Motor Sport||3||View course|
|Diploma in Accident Repair (Body) Principles and Paint Refinishing||3||View course|
|Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Diploma||3||View course|
|Award in Electric / Hybrid Vehicle Routine Maintainance Activities IMI||3||View course|
|Motorcycle Maintenance||3||View course|
|Light Vehicle over 2 years Certificate City & Guilds||2||View course|
|Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles Diploma Level 2||2||View course|
|Motor Sport Diploma||2||View course|
|Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Principles (VRQ) Diploma||2||View course|
|Paint Refinishing and Body Repair Diploma||2||View course|
|Vehicle Component Fitting Certificate||2||View course|
|Acident Repair (Body) and Paint Refinishing Diploma Level 2||1||View course|
|Transition into Motor Vehicle||1||View course|
|Vehicle Maintenance (Motorcycle) Diploma||1||View course|
|Light Vehicle Systems Maintenance Diploma||1||View course|
|Introduction to Vehicle Technology Diploma||Entry level||View course|
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?
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: