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Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance And Repair, IMI Diploma
What will I do on this course?
This motorsport course will give you an insight into the exciting world of performance vehicles. You will develop a range of practical skills and essential knowledge while working closely with a real race team, with the opportunity to prepare and maintain a Formula Ford race car for a full race season.
You will learn about motor sport concepts, vehicle data analysis, IT for vehicle repair, and electrics and electronics. You’ll also undertake a one-week work experience placement within the automotive industry. On top of this, you will receive tutorial support, employability development, and we will work with you to increase your English and maths skills.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through workshop observations, an e-portfolio and an online multiple-choice questionnaire.
What could I do after this course?
You will be equipped to start a career in the motorsport industry, and could increase your skills with our Level 3 Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance and Repair qualification or an apprenticeship.
Five GCSE at grade 9-4 including IT or science, English and maths, plus a relevant Level 2 qualification. You will also be interviewed for this study programme.
Occupations related to Motorsport Vehicle Maintenance And Repair, IMI Diploma
Vehicle technician, mechanic or electrician
Vehicle technicians, mechanics and electricians accept calls for help and repair and service the mechanical parts and electrical/electronic circuitry and components of cars, lorries, buses, motorcycles and other motor vehicles, and repair and service auto air-conditioning systems.
Employment in region: 7,548 positions
Vehicle body builder or repairer
Job holders in this unit group construct and repair the bodies of road vehicles, and fit interior and exterior fittings to vehicle bodies.
Employment in region: 724 positions
What Our Students Say
Alessandro Tessitore, Motor vehicle
“The facilities and the tutors were excellent and exceeded my expectations”
Course: Motor Vehicle
What next? Allessandro has progressed onto the Level 3 course.