MOT Testing, Award | Weston College

MOT Testing, Award

This course will give you the skills and knowledge required to become an MOT tester.

At Weston College you will benefit from the support and guidance of our highly skilled tutors, all of whom are fully qualified with industry links.

This is a five day course. If your job requires you to become and MOT tester, or you are looking to take the next step, this course will help you become a Nominated Tester in a matter of days.

You will gain an accredited qualification. On completion of this qualification you will be able to apply to undertake the DVSA final observed assessment, complete the Certificate of Competence (CoC) and then to become a Nominated Tester.

This course covers:

  • Working safely within a vehicle test centre
  • Communicating with colleagues and customers
  • How to manage and maintain their CPD
  • Carrying out pre-test checks
  • Carrying out an MOT test.

At Weston College, you will benefit from access to our state-of-the-art facilities at our South West Skills Campus. Not only this, but you will be learning at one of the top-performing colleges in the country.

Now is the best time to apply, as the sooner you apply the more likely you are to guarantee yourself a place on the course. It is quick and easy to apply using the button below, or you can fill out an application form in our reception.

Additional costs

There are no additional costs.

Entry Requirements

You need at least four years’ experience. You must have a current and full UK driving licence for the vehicle classes you want to test and have no unspent convictions for criminal offences connected with the MOT testing scheme or the motor trade, or involving acts of violence or intimidation.

Course Level

Level 2

Category & Subject Area

Courses for adults Motor Vehicle

Financial Information

Most people qualify for FREE tuition and material fees due to discounts we offer. Click on the icon(s) below to find out what you’ll need to pay.

Full Fee: £995.00 ?

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