Motor Engineering

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Our motor vehicle department offers courses to help you gain the qualifications you need for a career in this industry. You will study theory in a classroom with modern rigs and resources. Practical lessons will be in our fully equipped workshops, with full MOT test lane and the latest diagnostic equipment.
We run a Realistic Working Environment, where learners carry out a variety of workshop tasks on customers’ vehicles.

Level 1 – This course provides you with a basic technical and academic background in vehicle technology. You will also have classroom sessions to help build your general knowledge and maths and English skills.

Level 2 – This course enhances your technical and academic knowledge of vehicle technology. It brings your abilities up to industry level and also allows you progress onto Level 3 studies.

Key elements:

  • Theory
  • Practical
  • Vehicle Electrics
  • Transmissions
  • Engine Tech
  • Chassis Tech
  • Maths & English
  • Work experience

  1. Industry standard workshops.
  2. Excellent progression to higher education.
  3. Industry professional tutors.
  4. Opportunities for work experience with local companies.
  5. Opportunities for trips to big racing events and motor shows.

Garage Mechanic, MOT Inspector, Racing Team Maintenance, HGV Haulage Company Maintenance, Motor Vehicle Technician, Diagnostic Technician, Parts Advisor, Service Advisor, Apprentice

What can I go on to do?

  • Enter employment
  • An apprenticeship
  • Progress to a degree programme or other higher education programme

If you are aged 16-19 and have not achieved GCSE grade A*-C in English and maths, any programme you choose will require you to continue studying English and maths.

95% of students that applied to university from East Coast College gained a place

Motor Vehicle Maintenance Level 1

  • One year
  • 1
  • Full time

This course covers the basic techniques needed for today’s motor vehicle repair industry.

Motor Vehicle Maintenance Level 2 Sub Diploma

  • One year
  • 2
  • Full time

The Level 2 qualification covers the technical needs for today’s motor vehicle repair industry, including the diagnosis of non-complex systems ...

Motor Vehicle Maintenance Level 2 Diploma

  • One year
  • 2
  • Full time

The Level 2 Diploma qualification covers the technical needs for today’s motor vehicle repair industry, including the diagnosis of non-complex ...

Motor Vehicle Maintenance Level 3 Diploma

  • One year
  • 3
  • Full time

This course enhances your technical and academic knowledge of vehicle technology. It brings your abilities up to industry level and ...

Student Showcase - Great Yarmouth Campus
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Student Showcase - Great Yarmouth Campus

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