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.
Level 1 in Transport Maintenance
This qualification is designed to engage and motivate students who are interested in learning about the…
Level 2 in Logistics
The basics of operational supply chains, communication, automation of supply chains and technologies…
Level 2 in Vehicle Technology
Through theory and practical lessons, you will develop the essential knowledge required by the motor…
Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard - Motor Vehicle Service and Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle)
A motor vehicle technician services and repairs light vehicles such as cars and vans and works either…
Level 3 in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
Through theory and practical lessons, you will develop the essential knowledge and skills required by…
Level 3 in Logistics
Learners will be able to identify methods of transporting goods nationally and internationally, ensuring…
|Job Role||Vehicle Technician||MOT Tester||Vehicle Parts Advisor||Vehicle Body Technicians||Garage Managers and Proprietors||Estimators and Assessors|
|Average Salary||£17,000- £36,000||£28,000- £30,000||£17,000- £30,000||£15,000- £32,000||£20,000- £64,000||£20,000- £55,000|
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.
Eastleigh careers advisor excels at Hampshire Education Awards
Eastleigh College’s Lead Careers Advisor, Trudy McKenzie, impressed the judges at Hampshire Country Council's annual Education Awards and scooped the 'Futures Award' for her excellence and achievements, and the positive impact she has had on learners' future career progression.
National recognition for careers and enterprise innovation
Eastleigh College has been commended by the Association of Colleges for the careers and progression support it provides to learners by being shortlisted for this year’s Beacon Awards. This recognition highlights the outstanding work of the college’s career and work readiness team, and other staff across the college who are dedicated to ensure learners are fully aware of the opportunities available to them.