The retail automotive sector employs over 500,000 people with a turnover of a massive £146 billion per year! Working in automotive involves manufacturing and maintaining vehicles such as cars, buses, and motorcycles. The sector is fast-changing, as it is required to develop with the latest technology, so students will need to be innovative with their approach to solving mechanical problems.
School Leaver Courses
Generally studied by 16-18 year olds as an alternative to A-Levels.
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3
Through theory and practical lessons, you will develop the essential knowledge and skills required by…
Transport Maintenance Level 1
This qualification is designed to engage and motivate students who are interested in learning about the…
Vehicle Technology Level 2
Through theory and practical lessons, you will develop the essential knowledge required by the motor…
Adult Professional Courses
Expert qualifications that can be studied flexibly around your working life.
ATA Light Vehicle Inspection Technician at Level 3 - one-day assessment
IMI Accreditation is a practical, non-academic way to demonstrate individual capability, providing independent…
DVSA MOT Tester Training
This qualification is recognised by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA), as meeting its requirements…
The Motor Vehicle department boasts outstanding facilities, including an MOT test station, the latest diagnostic equipment and interactive learning aids. Programmes are available at levels suitable for the needs and abilities of all students.
Three new immersive classrooms unveiled at Eastleigh College
Eastleigh College have installed three new immersive classrooms on campus to enrich the learning experience by exposing learners to technologies aligned to their future career aspirations.
New accord guarantees learners placements at two universities
A new agreement has been secured that guarantees learners a placement offer at Southampton Solent University and University of Portsmouth, providing entry criteria is met.